Parish Primary Principalship: St Ambrose School, Woodend

Catholic Education Melbourne

Executive Director:  


Applications Close: at 4 pm 10/11/2019

Commencing on or after: Term 1, 2020

Position: Principal

Type: Fixed Term

Hours per Week: Full-time

Level/Subject: Primary


Role Description/Criteria

All applications received by the Selection Panel will have met the system criteria. The system criteria are determined by Catholic Education Melbourne and will include:

  • Recent experience in a formally appointed leadership role within a Catholic primary school, e.g. Principal, Deputy Principal, Religious Education Leader, Teaching and Learning Leader
  • Registration as a teacher with the Victorian Institute of Teaching
  • Academic qualifications additional to initial teacher education (Master's degree or five year equivalent)
  • Relevant, appropriate and substantial educational experience,including classroom and leadership positions
  • Relevant experience within the past five (5) years in a Catholic primary school, or currently in a role associated with and supporting Catholic primary schools
  • Supportive Parish Priest reference
  • Declaration of Good Character including non-bankrupt status
  • Accreditation to teach Religious Education in a Catholic School

N.B. Applicants teaching in parish primary schools prior to 1977 are exempt from this last requirement.

2019 Census Enrolment: 259, Applicable Base Salary: 3-1.


Special Requirements

Application Procedures

To obtain further details, including a package of information about the school and a list of criteria on which the application should be based, interested persons who fulfil the above criteria are asked to contact the Northern Regional Office on 03 8387 3200 or via email


Address: 228 Victoria Parade
East Melbourne

Phone: 9267 0228


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