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Head of School
Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time
Applications Close: 26 September 2022
<p>Head of School (Maranatha Christian School)
</p><p>ABOUT THE MARANATHA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
</p><p>Maranatha Christian School was founded back in 1970. It has built on its rich Christian heritage over the years and is today a thriving part of the community. Situated in Melbourne’s southeast, Maranatha Christian School caters for students from ELC to Year 12 across two campuses. It has remained faithful to its charter, providing academic growth, outstanding pastoral care and developing Christian character in all its students. With modern facilities and an exceptional staff team committed to Christian faith and values, Maranatha is a great place to work. Further information about Maranatha Christian School is available on our website https://www.maranatha.vic.edu.au/.
</p><p>ABOUT THE POSITION
</p><p>Maranatha Christian School is looking for an experienced, aspirational, professional educational leader to join the team with a view to grow in their role. The role offered is in a middle management position as Head of Junior, or Middle, or Senior School and reporting to the Head of Campus, however there is a potential career pathway into senior executive leadership for the right candidate.
</p><p>The Head of School will be responsible for all aspects of effective daily operation and development of a section of the school. They will contribute strongly as a key stakeholder of the school’s strategic plan and objectives in areas such as: building culture; being a role model for the ethos of the school; and delivery of outstanding pastoral care to students.
</p><p>Maranatha has two beautifully established campuses with contemporary facilities and excellent potential for future leadership growth. These are exciting prospects which requires the right person to oversee and drive initiatives and build a strong focus on excellence.
</p><p>Responsibilities include end to end sub school leadership and management - students, families, staff, budgets, programs, curriculum, wellbeing, administration etc, as well as a suitable teaching load.
</p><p>The ideal candidate will also make significant contribution to the senior leadership team and provide intentional leadership development for staff.
</p><p>This is a full-time role available from the start of 2023. It is an opportunity for an outstanding, experienced and passionate teacher with principal class aspirations, to further their career within a key area of the school and become an important part of the future of the school.
</p><p>ABOUT THE PERSON
</p><p>The successful candidate will be a dedicated professional with a history of leading in a school environment. They should have a background of educational excellence and a passion to see the school achieve the potential it has as a Christian educational destination.
</p><p>The school is enthusiastically faithful to its charter of personally owned Christian faith and values. The ideal candidate would align well with the staff team, sharing a similar heart for Christian Education.
</p><p>The type of person we are looking for will exhibit the following personal attributes:
</p><p>• Confidence to become a positive, friendly ambassador for the school.
</p><p>• Able to interact in a warm manner with a wide variety of people to represent the school – students, parents, staff, guests, strategic partners etc.
</p><p>• Inspirational in being able to motivate students to pursue their God given potential in the area of sport and hence into strong character development.
</p><p>• Strategically able to lead and grow this important area for the school.
</p><p>• A highly efficient, organized administration professional who can manage multiple priorities.
</p><p>• High Emotional Intelligence and people skills to be able to connect with and motivate stakeholders in this role.
</p><p>• Share a personal alignment with the ethos of the school.
</p><p>• Have aspirations to grow in their leadership responsibilities.
</p><p><br /></p><p>TO APPLY
</p><p>Expressions of interest and applications are invited, outlining your work history and qualifications, and community involvement via emailing Andrew Boutros at firstname.lastname@example.org. A generous commensurate salary will be offered to the successful candidate. Applications will be treated in confidence.<br /></p><p>Please contact Andrew 0418755711 if more information is required.</p><p>