Bishop Grimes Jr./Sr. High School Administrative Opening

Bishop Grimes Jr./Sr. High School*, located in East Syracuse, New York, has an exciting opportunity for a school principal.

Our principal will be a dynamic and innovative leader with responsibility to oversee the delivery of a superior academic curriculum which is grounded in the Catholic faith. Our mission is one that encompasses:

FAITH – An education rooted in the Gospel and the Catholic Church, that supports the spiritual, physical, emotional, and academic achievement of our diverse student population.

ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE – We provide our students with a high quality and rigorous Catholic education that prepares our students for college, career, and life.

SERVICE – Service expands each student’s perspective of the world, and connects students with those in need, as well as those who seek to help others attain a better quality of life.

*Bishop Grimes is accredited by the Middle States Association Commissions on Catholic Elementary and Secondary Schools (MSA-CESS), through attainment of the Association’s twelve standards of excellence.



The principal of Bishop Grimes Jr./Sr. High School is ambassador of the school’s Catholic identity, promoting faith, academic excellence and service to its students, parents, faculty, and community. The principal acts as the lead administrator for the school with oversight and management of the school’s daily operations and facility. This position directs the development and administration of the school’s academic curriculum, student programs and services. The successful candidate will be accountable for total student enrollment and retention and be an active participant in development and alumni relations activities. The incumbent will ensure enforcement of the school’s policies, including student safety and discipline. The principal is actively involved in community relations in order to build awareness and advance the mission and vision of Bishop Grimes.

Click here to view the complete job description of the Bishop Grimes principal.

Interested applicants should email a resume, cover letter and two (2) professional references to William Crist, Superintendent Diocese of Syracuse at wcrist@syrdiocese.org.


Bishop Grimes Jr./Sr. High School Faculty & Staff Openings

  • Bishop Grimes is seeking Substitute Teachers for the 2020-2021 school year. Substitute teachers must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree, enjoy working with teen-aged students within a Catholic school, and should be able to follow a teacher’s lesson plans while maintaining classroom discipline and control. Interested and qualified candidates should email their cover letter, résumé, references, and completed teacher application (download below) to the Principal at bghs@syrdiocese.org.


Those candidates interested in future faculty positions are welcome to submit their cover letter, résumé, and references to the Principal at bghs@syrdiocese.org. Cover letters and résumés are kept on file for one year.

All employees must complete “Protecting God’s Children” Certification Class.

Bishop Grimes Jr./Sr. High School Athletic Department Openings

Varsity Boys Soccer Head Coach
Varsity Boys Soccer Assistant Coach
Modified Girls Soccer Head Coach
Varsity Girls Soccer Assistant Coach
JV Girls Volleyball Head Coach

Candidates for future coaching positions are invited to send a letter of interest, their résumé, a list of applicable coaching certifications, and at least three coaching references to Mr. Bob McKenney, Athletic Director, Bishop Grimes Jr./Sr. High School, 6653 Kirkville Road, East Syracuse, NY 13057. Candidates may also e-mail required information to bmckenney@syrdiocese.org. Letters of interest, résumés, etc. will be kept on file for one year.

All employees must complete “Protecting God’s Children” Certification Class.




Bishop Grimes Jr./Sr. High School is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Bishop Grimes does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national original, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.