- Critical regional leadership opportunity
- Lead strategic collaboration
- Embed the school values and principles
Gippsland Grammar seeks to appoint an exceptional and inclusive educator and leader to the position of Principal. The School Board is seeking a leader who will embrace the philosophy of the school, leverage the school’s current Strategic Plan and Master Plan and, together with their own educational leadership, create a legacy for future generations to enjoy. The Principal will be supported by an experienced and capable executive team.
With responsibility for the ongoing leadership and management of the school, the Principal will focus on driving the quality of education and academic practices, developing and supporting a strong community focus. Reporting to the Board, the Principal will be responsible for the overall management of the school’s operations including the education and welfare of students, management and professional development of staff, ensuring the financial viability of the school and the successful planning and execution of its strategy. The Principal will actively work to promote the values of the school and enhance its standing and reputation in the community. The Principal will drive the implementation of effective, contemporary teaching and learning strategies while maintaining a focus on the individual child with a commitment to delivering excellent student learning outcomes.
In considering applicants for the position of Principal, the School Board is looking for educators who demonstrate the qualities of a successful and emotionally intelligent leader, whose core values and behaviour align culturally with the school. The successful candidate will inspire others and confidently engage all stakeholders building the trust of the school’s community. Potential candidates will be progressive and contemporary in their personal and professional approach and apply their business acumen to build, grow and develop a school in a flourishing regional setting.
Gippsland Grammar is one of Australia’s leading co-educational Anglican schools, with a tradition of excellence in education extending almost 100 years.
Located in the heart of Gippsland, the school has 1100 students across three campuses including St Anne’s and Garnsey both at Sale, and Bairnsdale in East Gippsland.
Gippsland Grammar is also the only boarding school east of Melbourne’s suburban fringe and is a home-away-from-home for students from far East Gippsland, South Gippsland, Victoria’s High Country, and the Latrobe Valley.
For more information on the school visit – gippslandgrammar.vic.edu.au
To apply – click on ‘APPLY NOW’ and using reference GIPpri0922 address your cover letter and resume to Liz Jones or Liam King, of Fisher Leadership, or call 1300 347 437 for further information.