Principal Band A-3 - Piplayatjara Anangu School

$141,686 yearly
  • Government of South Australia - Department for Education
  • South Australia, Australia
  • 11 May, 2022

Job Description

Position No: 2022-1526-PRN-M1-0-25
Applications Close: 26/05/2022 11:30 PM

Position Descriptor:
The Department for Education is looking for a highly motivated Principal who is passionate about making a difference in indigenous education.
Pipalyatjara is situated approximately 550 km south-west of Alice Springs on the Gunbarrel Highway, an unsealed road. Pipalyatjara is approximately 30 kilometres from the junction of the South Australian, Western Australian and Northern Territory borders.
A passionate and effective Principal is critical to support the school ethos and culture, through a commitment to the development of achievement of system priorities. The principal will collaborate within and across sites, the community and with other agencies to enhance innovation and improved outcomes for young people, their families and the community.
An attraction and retention allowance may apply to this position.

In addition to the salary, the following financial incentives apply:

  • Country Zone Allowance ($1,943 - $9,793)
  • Locality Allowance
  • Fully Subsidised Accommodation including all utilities (accommodation may be shared)
  • Payment of Removal Expenses
  • Remission of Higher Education Loan Program Debts

To ensure employer compliance of duty of care responsibilities given the unique environment of the APY Lands, a wellness check will be conducted for any leader nominated for this position and prior to any offer of employment.

Successful applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to enter the APY Lands, as per the local Aboriginal Community Council (APY - Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Executive Board)

Please note that part time and flexible arrangements will be considered.

Site: Pipalyatjara Anangu School
Local Partnership: Anangu Lands
Tenure: 25/07/2022 to 21/01/2027
Fraction of time: 1.0
Classification: PRNA3 - Principal Band A-3
Conditions: $141,686 per annum FTE / Teacher Conditions
Information: Mark Ames phone 8416 7439
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