Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Thamarrurr Catholic College (see more jobs from this school)


Principal / Head of School

Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time

Applications Close: 11 August 2021

<p><b>FULL TIME| INITIAL 4 YEAR CONTRACT| COMMENCING 17 JANUARY 2022</b></p><p><b>REMUNERATION PACKAGE: $ 199,121 - $ 216,024</b></p><p>Our Lady of The Sacred Heart Thamurrurr Catholic College (OLSHT) is the only provider of compulsory education in the remote Aboriginal Community of Wadeye. Wadeye is located 400 km South West of Darwin. OLSHT enrolment fluctuates between 550-650. The College operates from Transition to Year Twelve and includes a Pre-school and a Families as First Teachers program. </p><p>Our Lady of The Sacred Heart is a bilingual school and has integrated Thamarrurr culture and the Murrinhpatha language in all elements of its teachings and operation. Bilingual and Bicultural education is supported by the OLSHT Literature Production Centre which employs, artists, linguists, and authors to produce high-quality literacy resources. </p><p>Working collaboratively with the members of the School Leadership Team, the Principal is required to provide strategic and operational leadership in the following areas: Catholic Identity, Leadership, Teaching &amp; Learning, Pastoral Care &amp; Wellbeing, Community &amp; Culture and Finance, Facilities &amp; Resources. </p><p>The Principal plays a critical role in supporting a diverse community of learners maintaining strong relationships with local groups and community leaders supporting students in their educational endeavors. </p><p>This position involves working with children. The appointment of the successful applicant will be subject to satisfactory employment screening for child related employment in accordance with the law. </p><p>Full details are outlined in the position description. </p><p>Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply. </p><p>If you have experience in a senior leadership position in education and want to ‘bring your ambition to life’ please visit <a href="" rel="nofollow"></a> to view a video and obtain further information. </p><p>To express your interest, simply send a resume from this site; from the Trak Search website; or by email to <a href="mailto:jobs&#64;" rel="nofollow">jobs&#64;</a> quoting Ref number: TS1461. </p><p>Enquiries are also welcome to John Chesher on 0417 068 220. </p><p><b>APPLICATION CLOSING DATE 11 AUGUST 2021 </b></p><p><br /></p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p>
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