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Principal, Our Lady of the Sacred Heart School (QLD)

in Education , in Leadership
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  • Post Date : 13 May 2024
  • Apply Before : 28 June 2024
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Job Description

  • Contract Dates: 30 September 2024 to 30 September 2030
    This position holds a permanent Teaching position within the Cairns Diocese
  • Employment Type: Full Time, Fixed Term Contract
  • Salary Range: Paid in accordance with the Cairns Principals Agreement
  • Closing Date: 5pm, Friday 28 June 2024

About Our Lady of the Sacred Heart School

Our Lady of the Sacred Heart School is located in the beautiful Torres Straits with two campuses on Thursday Island and Hammond Island.  Our Thursday Island Campus caters for Prep to Year 6, while our Hammond Island campus is for Prep to Year 3 with older students catching a daily ferry to the TI campus. We celebrate our remote location and Indigenous culture. The faith, life and values of the people of the Torres Strait are acknowledged through our learning environment.

To find out about more the Diocese of Cairns, click the link here

About the role

As faith leader, the Catholic principal models faith in action, leading the college community to enact a shared vision that focuses on the provision of a world class education, enriched by the lived encounter with the Catholic faith.

What we offer

  • Competitive Salary range: per annum pending experience
  • Remote area incentive allowances
  • Housing
  • Emergent Leave (5 days per year)
  • Enhanced Long Service Leave and additional superannuation contributions
  • Travel Allowance
  • Annual Leave with 17.5% leave loading
  • Access to salary packaging options to maximise your salary
  • Modern facilities, equipment and resources
  • Access to additional Employer Superannuation Contributions
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program

For more information about the role please see the Position Description Download File Principal Position Description.pdf

Intending applicants must be fully committed to creating and maintaining a child safe organisation.

Catholic Education is an equal opportunity employer.

Eligibility Requirements

To Apply

Click here to view our vacancy and select ‘Apply Now’ to submit your application.

For current employees, apply via the ‘Employee Login’ tab on the homepage of the Careers website.


Lea Martin
P:  4050 9700

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