Principal - Caroline Chisholm School
Full-time Permanent

Closes: 25 June 2019

Classification: School Leader A
Salary: $150,276 - $180,443
Position No: 12084
Directorate: Education
Advertised (Gazettal date): 11 June 2019
Contact Officer: Sue Norton on sue.norton@act.gov.au or (02) 6205 9629

Details: Caroline Chisholm School is seeking a dynamic person to lead our school where every student knows they matter and strives for success. This role encompasses leading an inclusive school with high cultural integrity, and moulding capable, resilient and active young people through a dynamic approach to learning. The new Principal must establish success for the future by providing equity and access for every student, embracing diversity and enhancing outcomes. As a leader of the school’s Executive team you will collaboratively develop and lead the implementation of the strategic and annual action plans. The successful applicant will use a distributive model to build the capabilities and effectiveness of the leadership and teaching teams; strategically manage the human, financial and physical resources of the school.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: A minimum of four years full-time (or equivalent) tertiary study leading to the award of a recognised school teaching qualification. Current professional teaching registration with the ACT Teacher Quality Institute (or eligibility to obtain). Prior to commencing in this role, a current registration issued under the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 is required. For further information on Working with Vulnerable People registration refer to – https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/1804
How to Apply: Please submit your Curriculum Vitae, statement of claims based on the leadership capabilities outlined in the application package (maximum five pages) and Application Coversheet with two referees. Applications should be sent to jobs@act.gov.au
Applicants should note that a Joint Selection Committee (JSC) established in accordance with the collective/enterprise agreement provisions will assess all applications for this position.

Career interest categories:

Education, Teaching and Training
Leaders and Senior Management