Principal

St Patrick’s Primary School

MACKSVILLE, NSW


Principal / Head of School

Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time

Applications Close: 8 October 2021


Full time position with a 5-year renewable contract

<div style="font-family: Arial"> <p style="font-family: Arial; text-align: right"><img style="float: left" src="https://publicstorage.dc2.pageuppeople.com/1001/ProviderAsset/cc3d583a-647c-490e-be69-9fe9f95783b7.png" alt="" width="216" height="99" align="">&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;<img src="https://publicstorage.dc2.pageuppeople.com/1001/ProviderAsset/3f39293c-203f-4dc1-8180-cd1abf0fc61d.PNG" alt="" width="89" height="89" align=""></p> <p style="text-align: center">&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center"><span style="color: #006a8e; font-size: 24pt; font-family: georgia, palatino, serif"><strong>St Patrick's Primary School, Macksville</strong></span></p> <p style="font-family: Arial">St Patrick’s Primary School, Macksville has a rich history of providing Catholic education for generations of families in the Nambucca Valley. St Patrick’s celebrated 100 years of Catholic education in the Nambucca Valley in 2019. The school relocated to Macksville Heights Estate in 2016. The new school is built on a 3-hectare site and includes 21st Century buildings with beautiful rural surrounds.</p> <p style="text-align: left"><span style="color: #cb333b; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt">_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________</span></p> <h3 style="text-align: center"><span style="font-size: 24pt; color: #253746; font-family: georgia, palatino, serif"><strong>Principal</strong></span></h3> <p style="text-align: center" align="center"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14pt"><span style="color: #253746"><em>Full time</em></span></span><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14pt"><span style="color: #253746"><em><span style="color: #253746; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><span style="font-size: 14pt">&nbsp;position, 5-year </span><span style="font-size: 18.6667px">renewable</span><span style="font-size: 14pt">&nbsp;contract commencing January 2022&nbsp;</span></span></em></span></span></p> <p style="text-align: left"><span style="color: #cb333b">_<span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt">____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________</span></span></p> <div style="font-family: Arial"> <p><strong>Applicants must:&nbsp;</strong></p> <ul> <li>have a current NSW Working with Children Check</li> <li>full accreditation with NSW Educational Standards Authority (NESA)</li> <li>compliance with <a href="https://csolismore.schoolzineplus.com/_file/media/2304/accreditation_to_work_teach_lead.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Accreditation to Work, Teach and Lead</a> as prescribed by the Bishops of NSW.</li> </ul> </div> <p style="font-family: Arial"><strong>Selection Criteria:&nbsp;</strong></p> <ul style="font-family: Arial"> <li> <div>Relevant teaching and postgraduate qualifications at Masters Level in Theology / Educational Leadership or equivalent</div> </li> <li>Broad experience in leading collaborative cultures</li> <li> <div>Demonstrated high levels of organisation, communication and problem solving skills</div> </li> <li> <div>Experience in leading initiatives that focus on improving learning, engagement and wellbeing outcomes for all students</div> </li> <li> <div>Demonstrated ability to lead processes to improve student performance</div> </li> <li> <div>Demonstrated ability to create and maintain inclusive, supportive and safe learning environments.</div> </li> </ul> <p style="text-align: left">Your application should address the above criteria including the nomination of three (3) referees, including your Parish Priest or Minister.</p> <p style="font-family: Arial"><strong>Additional information:</strong></p> <ul> <li><span style="color: #0000ff"><a style="color: #0000ff" href="https://csolismore.schoolzineplus.com/_file/media/3419/pd_principal.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Position <span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif">Description</span>&nbsp;- Principal&nbsp;</a></span></li> <li><span style="color: #0000ff"><a style="color: #0000ff" href="https://csolismore.schoolzineplus.com/_file/media/1963/referee_report_instructions.pdf" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Referee Instructions</a></span></li> <li><span style="color: #0000ff"><a style="color: #0000ff" href="https://csolismore.schoolzineplus.com/_file/media/1962/referee_report_parish_priest.docx">Referee Report - Parish Priest</a></span></li> <li><span style="color: #0000ff"><a style="color: #0000ff" href="https://csolismore.schoolzineplus.com/referee-report-professional" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Referee Report - Professional</a>.</span></li> </ul> <p style="font-family: Arial"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt"><strong>Enquiries</strong>: <a href="mailto:recruitment@lism.catholic.edu.au">recruitment@lism.catholic.edu.au</a>&nbsp;</span></p> <p style="font-family: Arial"><strong>Applications must be received by:</strong> 3pm, Friday 8 October 2021</p> <p style="font-family: Arial">&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt"><em>Diocese of Lismore Catholic Sch</em><em>ools Limited is committed to creating Child Safe Schools.</em></span></p> <p style="text-align: center"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt"><em>Child Protection Legislation requires preferred applicants to be subject to employment screening.</em></span></p> <p style="text-align: center"><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt"><em>An Equal Opportunity Employer.</em></span></p> <p style="text-align: center">&nbsp;</p> </div>