Deputy Principal

$118,626 - $129,810 yearly
  • Western Australia Government - Education
  • Karrinyup WA 6018, Australia
  • 14 Sep, 2021

Job Description

Independent Public School - North Metropolitan Education Region
Karrinyup Primary School
Deputy Principal
00035981
Level 3, $118,626 - $129,810 per annum (SEA GA 2019)
Advertised Vacancy Number: IPS/DP703465

This is a permanent full-time position commencing Term 1, 2022

Karrinyup Primary School (PS) is seeking to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic and professional Deputy Principal who is committed to achieving the best educational outcomes for all students whilst actively contributing to the leadership team in progressing the school’s strategic direction.

The successful applicant will ideally possess exemplary interpersonal skills which forges and maintains positive, productive and trusting relationships with students, staff, parents and the wider community and be a collaborative team administrator.

The successful applicant will work collaboratively to create a school culture of shared responsibility to maximise positive academic outcomes for all students.

The Deputy Principal will work closely with the leadership team to develop a clearly articulated strategic direction informed by extensive and rigorous data analysis, is evidence based, a strong knowledge of the Western Australian Curriculum and is focused on continually improving students’ academic, social, and emotional progress.

This selection process will initially be used to fill the above vacancy. Applicants assessed as suitable during this selection process may be considered for other similar vacancies that occur throughout our school for up to 12 months following this initial appointment.

This includes circumstances where this position becomes subsequently vacant should the successful applicant decline or vacate the advertised position.

To be suitable for this role, you will need to demonstrate the following work related requirements:

  • Capacity to provide effective leadership in a diverse range of educational settings;
  • High level of interpersonal and public relations skills that demonstrate the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships to achieve planned outcomes;
  • Professional knowledge and the ability to apply this knowledge to ensure a high level of educational outcomes for all students (e.g. Aboriginal students, students from diverse ethnic backgrounds and students with special needs).
  • Capacity to manage staff, physical and financial resources.

Applications will be assessed against the work related requirements of the position. The business needs of the school may also be considered.

It is therefore recommended that you consider all information contained in the advertisement and any other related information before applying for the vacancy.

The Department is an equal opportunity employer and encourages people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and persons from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.

Further information about Karrinyup Primary School can be found by visiting karrinyupps.wa.edu.au or Schools Online

Additional information about Independent Public Schools is also available here

For further job related information:

  • Please contact Leonie Clelland, Principal, by telephoning (08) 9422 2050 or emailing Leonie.Clelland@education.wa.edu.au

During the school holiday period, please contact Leonie Clelland by email.

Application Instructions

All applications are submitted online. Select “Apply for Job”, at either the top or bottom of this screen and follow the instructions on your screen.

Your application should include:

  • A four (4) page statement addressing the Work Related Requirements, in context of the role and business needs of the branch
  • A CV of up to four (4) pages outlining your employment history and professional learning summary relevant to this position
  • The contact details for two (2) work related referees who can attest to the claims made in your written application, preferably one being your current line manager.

It is recommended you have these documents completed and ready to attach before selecting “Apply for Job”.

You are asked to complete an online application form and attach your documentation, please allow enough time to complete this process as applications cannot be accepted after the closing date and time.

After you have submitted your application online, you will receive an email confirming lodgement. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please telephone (08) 9264 4127.

If you are having difficulty submitting your online application, please telephone (08) 9264 8666 for assistance.

ELIGIBILITY

Employees will be required to:

  • Provide evidence of eligibility to work in Australia for the term of the vacancy
  • Hold a recognised qualification in teaching and be currently registered or eligible for registration to teach in Western Australia;
  • Obtain a current Department of Education Criminal Record Clearance prior to commencement of employment; and
  • Obtain or hold a current Working with Children Check.

TRAINING

Employees will be required to:

  • Complete the Department’s induction program within three months of commencement;
  • Complete any training specific to this role required by Departmental policy; and
  • Complete the Department’s training in Accountability and Ethical Decision-Making within six months of appointment.

The Department applies a four (4) day breach period to this selection process.

Applications must be submitted before 4.30pm (WST) on Tuesday, 12 October 2021

APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE

PROFORMA, FAXED, HAND DELIVERED, POSTED, EMAILED AND LATE APPLICATIONS ARE NOT ACCEPTED.

ATTACHMENTS:

applicant resource - how to write a cv and covering letter nov18.pdf
applicant resource - information for applicants mar2020.pdf
endorsed jdf - generic - deput~ry school - admin 3 - sep 2017.pdf

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WORK TYPE: Permanent - Full Time
FTE: 1.0
LOCATION: Karrinyup
CLOSING DATE: 2021-10-12 4:30 PM