St Stephen’s School is delighted to announce that Dr Darnelle Pretorius has been appointed to the role of Principal at Swan Christian College commencing Term 2, 2022. As a result, St Stephen’s School is now inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates for the role of Head of Campus - Carramar to lead the teaching and learning, pastoral and co-curricular activities of the School to the highest level. Ideally this role will commence at the start of Term 2, 2022. A later start date may be negotiated.
As a member of the School’s Executive Team, the Head of Campus is responsible for maintaining and enhancing an exceptional teaching and learning culture. Reporting to, and deputising for, the Principal, the Head of Campus will be responsible for the delivery of contemporary pedagogy and student well-being programs, whilst ensuring a safe, stimulating and challenging environment. The successful candidate will inspire, guide and model excellence in supporting staff and provide leadership in both strategic and operational matters, as well as enable quality and excellence in spearheading improvements and continuous innovation.
The successful candidate will be a strong and experienced leader, with the recognised ability to operate across a whole of school environment. The appointee will display exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, coupled with an engaging approach and the ability to inspire trust and acceptance from a range of stakeholders. With outstanding organisational skills and a practical approach, the successful candidate will be a progressive thinker, results driven, analytical and inspirational. The ideal candidate will possess values which support the ethos and faith of the School and a genuine desire to be part of a thriving school community.
The position of Head of Campus, is offered as a 4-year fixed term contract. The initial appointment is for a 4-year period and may be extended by mutual agreement and subject to meeting performance criteria for additional periods of up to four years
Please ensure you read the Position Description prior to submitting an application and address the Selection Criteria for this position as thoroughly as possible so your application can be considered for the role.
Closing date: Tuesday 19 October 2021