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Principal - Our Lady of the Sacred Heart International School, Kavieng, New Ireland, Papua New Guinea, New Ireland

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Our Lady Of the Sacred Heart International School
Governor’s School Of Excellence
Kavieng, New Ireland, PNG

Principal – 2020

An opportunity of a lifetime exists for a suitably qualified, experienced and faith based School Leader at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart (OLSH) International School, Kavieng, Papua New Guinea.

New Ireland Province known as “Bilas Ples” (Beautiful Place) is a safe, beautiful part of PNG where people are friendly and the snorkelling is amazing, while the job is challenging you will have a cultural experience like no other.

OLSH is a Catholic Agency School founded by the MSC Sisters and owned and operated by the Diocese of Kavieng. The School’s Board of Management is seeking applicants from experienced educators for the position of Principal (Prep – 12). The successful applicant will hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Education, with further studies in educational leadership or similar. Previous experience in school leadership positions and familiarity with Australian Curriculum are desirable. OLSH International School offers a blended Australian (ACARA) and PNG curriculum Prep – Year 10, while Year 12 students sit the PNG National Examination. No specific experience with PNG Curriculum is necessary.

Length of contracts are negotiable and a competitive remuneration package will be discussed with short listed applicants depending on qualifications and experience. The package includes housing, use of vehicle, medical insurance and leave fares.

Applications outlining relevant experience (resume - include 2 contactable referees) and detailing religious, educational, staff and community, organisational and strategic leadership (no more than two pages) close Monday, August 19, 2019.

Email the Principal [email protected] for more information.

OLSH International School
P.O. Box 211, KAVIENG, New Ireland Province
Telephone enquiries 984 2128 or 7928 2344
Email: [email protected]

OLSH International is a high performing school – this is a challenging yet highly rewarding position. If you are looking for a meaningful change of direction in your life this could be it!


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