Deputy Principal | Cooktown, Queensland

Queensland
  • Contract term: Permanent
  • Job starts: Term 3, 2021
  • Contract type: Full Time
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Our client is a Catholic school community in Cairns.  The school is committed to supporting disengaged and marginalised young people to develop knowledge, skills and abilities to engage confidently in a range of domains of human culture, including spirituality and religion. The objective is that students are equipped to critically interpret and evaluate culture so they might be active contributors and not mere passive community members.

About the Role:

  • Deputy Principal role
  • Based in the Cooktown campus
  • Commence Term 3 2021 – negotiable
  • Aspiring and established leaders encouraged to apply
  • Accommodation assistance – including bills, meals available on shift
  • Relocation assistance and financial incentives on offer
  • Campus has a 32 bed residential unit
  • Small student cohort and close-knit supportive staff
  • Candidates who have experience or a willingness to work with disengaged youth and children from trauma backgrounds are highly regarded
  • Staff empower students to identify and pursue individual transition to adulthood, further education, employment and importantly a connection to the community.
  • Provides a variety of innovative teaching and learning practices that acknowledges young people’s complex education and social needs.
  • Diverse student body
  • Underpinning all the work of the College are three operating principles of right Relationships, Respect and Responsibility

Selection Criteria:

  • Aspiring and established leaders encouraged to apply
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in Education
  • Provide a minimum of three professional references
  • Be registered, or have the ability to be registered with QCT
  • Have the right to work in Australia

In order to apply for this role please email your CV to kimberley.brown@tes.com quoting the Job Reference number #TES2105-548476KB Please note only suitable applicants will be contacted.

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