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Donvale Christian College employs teachers, administrators and support staff who are committed to our vision and mission, and subscribe to the Principles and Values of Donvale Christian College.

We are a Child Safe employer, with a zero tolerance for child abuse, and VIT registration or a valid Working with Children Check is mandatory for all staff.

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Applications are now open for a Deputy Principal - Head of Primary in 2020.

Full Time (with teaching allocation of 0.1-0.2 FTE)

As a Deputy Principal, the incumbent is responsible to the Executive Principal and has the role of deputising for, and assisting and supporting the Executive Principal in the leadership, development and management of all aspects of the College, actively supporting the strong Christian foundation and Biblical perspectives intrinsic to all activities of the College.

The Deputy Principal – Head of Primary is responsible for ensuring the smooth and efficient running of the Primary Years program within the College on a day-to-day basis and for ensuring quality teaching, pastoral care and professional practice throughout the school by promoting and enhancing the professional learning and professional wellbeing of the staff.

The successful applicant will:

  • Support the Executive Principal in all aspects of leadership, development and management of the College
  • Be responsible for the organisation and daily routine of the Primary Years program
  • Oversee Staff Support
  • Be responsible for Compliance, Risk Management and Occupational Health and Safety
  • Provide oversight of the Primary Years student culture

Please click to view the full Position Description.

Application Information:

Initial expressions of interest are due by 20 December 2019 via email to [email protected]

Full Applications which will be received as advertised until 8 January 2020 and should be marked ‘Deputy Principal – Head of Primary’ and sent via email to [email protected]

Applicants are invited to provide a concise curriculum vitae including personal details, church involvement, career experience, academic attainments and addressing the principal accountabilities listed in the Position Description. Three referees are required to be listed, including one church reference demonstrating an active faith.