Laura State School are seeking applications for the position of Principal. This is a PERMANENT, full time role commencing 2021. As the Principal you will deliver the vision of the department, improve the educational outcomes of students in their schools, develop the quality of teaching and learning, while nurturing positive relationships between students, teachers, the community and stakeholders. Our preferred applicant will be resourceful, resilient and self-motivated. It is essential that you are able to quickly establish relationships with students, families and colleagues and are willing to experience all a rural lifestyle has to offer.
Position status: Permanent
Position type: Full-time
Occupational group: Education & Training
Classification: Stream3/Level 1
Workplace Location: Cairns region,Far North Qld
Job ad reference: QLD/FNR363046/21P
Closing date: 18-Apr-2021
Yearly salary: $116036 - $121975
Fortnightly salary:$4447.60 - $4675.30
Contact person: Mandy Whybird
Contact details: (07) 4037 3874
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About Laura State School
Welcome to Laura State School. Our school is a unique and caring institution consisting of students all pursuing the goal of life long learning. The school is located in Laura which is a small town on cape York famed for its Quinkan Aboriginal rock galleries.
As the Principal, you will have responsibility for the following:
What's in it for you?
Living in Laura
Laura is a small town and locality in Cook Shire, Cape York Peninsula in northern Queensland, Australia. It is on the only road north towards the tip of the peninsula, and is the centre for the largest collection of prehistoric rock art in the world. It is located approximately 310 km north west of Cairns and 1,992 km north of Brisbane.
A mandatory requirement of this role is:
Applications remain current for 12 months from the closing date and may be considered for appointment to identical or similar vacancies within the Department.
Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.
The Queensland Government is the executive branch and democratic administrative authority of the state of Queensland, Australia. A federated state under a parliamentary constitutional monarchy which was formed in 1859, Queensland's governmental structure is set out on the Constitution of Queensland. Since the Federation of Australia in 1901, Queensland has been a State of Australia, with the Constitution of Australia regulating the relationships between all state and territory governments and the Australian Government. Under the Australian Constitution, all states and territories (including Queensland) ceded powers relating to certain matters to the federal government.