Director Of Boarding

Saint Ignatius' College Riverview (see more jobs from this school)

Lane Cove, NSW 

Head of Faculty / Department

Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time

Applications Close: 29 May 2022

The College is currently seeking to appoint an exceptional and experienced leader to the full-time leadership position of Director of Boarding, commencing 16 January 2023.

<p>Saint Ignatius’ College Riverview was established in 1880 as a Catholic boys’ school in the Jesuit tradition. Located in Lane Cove, Sydney, Cammeraigal Country, this leading independent school delivers a holistic education to both day and boarding students from Years 5 to 12.</p><p>Saint Ignatius’ College Riverview is home to approximately 300 full-time boarders across six boarding divisions which are organised by year levels.  The College cares for every aspect of our students’ needs. Students who arrive for boarding at Saint Ignatius’ College Riverview overwhelmingly tell the story of becoming part of a large family. Pastoral care and individual wellbeing is at the heart of Riverview boarding.</p><p>The College is currently seeking to appoint an exceptional and experienced leader to the full-time leadership position of Director of Boarding, commencing 16 January 2023.</p><p>The Director of Boarding is responsible for the residential welfare of all students in boarding as well as providing leadership in the support and development of a Boarding Team.  </p><p>The Director of Boarding is an important member of the College’s Executive Leadership Team, representing the Boarding department in the College’s strategic Jesuit educational program.</p><p>The successful applicant will:</p><ul><li>have a commitment to Catholic education in the Jesuit tradition and a willingness to contribute to the life of the College.</li><li>be an outstanding teacher who models excellence in the classroom and the Ignatian values of justice, service, discernment, conscience and courage</li><li>have demonstrated leadership and management experience in a boarding environment</li><li>have a vision for 21st century education and boarding</li><li>have proven experience in building and mentoring highly effective teams</li><li>be a collaborative leader with the ability to manage competing demands</li><li>have the ability to demonstrate a commitment to safeguarding, pastoral care and the promotion of high standards of positive behaviour</li><li>have excellent communication, time management and organisational skills</li><li>have well developed interpersonal skills</li></ul><p><b>HOW TO APPLY</b></p><p>Application must be submitted via our online system and should include the following information in PDF format:</p><ul><li>Cover letter</li><li>Resume which includes details of qualifications, relevant experience and the names and contact details of three referees</li><li>Copies of academic transcripts</li></ul><p>For all questions related to this position please contact Billie Trkulja <a href="http://btrkulja&#64;" rel="nofollow">btrkulja&#64;</a></p><p><b>Applications close Sunday 29th May, 2022</b></p><p><i>Saint Ignatius&#39; College Riverview is committed to protecting children and young people from harm. We require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment.</i></p><p><i>It is a requirement of employment for all employees of Saint Ignatius’ College Riverview to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.</i></p>