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The following employment opportunity is available:

Principal - St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Blackall

Location St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School Blackall
Status Full Time Continuing
Closing Date 27 July 2020
Reference L2001

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St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Blackall 
Commencing 18 January 2021


Applications are invited for the position of Principal at St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Blackall, (current enrolment 76), commencing 18 January 2021. 

St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School was originally established by the Josephite Sisters in 1917 to serve the catholic families of the far west. St. Joseph’s School exists for the education of children from Prep age to Year Six and is a co-educational facility still serving the township and surrounding properties of Blackall. 

Blackall has much great fame for being the home of the fair dinkum black stump and the biggest cattle selling centre in the Central West with a quaint population of 2234.  This thriving outback town has plenty of heritage and history to uncover whilst living among a family friendly community.  The Barcoo River is a tranquil location to set up camp, lay back and relax with a spot of fishing and outdoor recreation. 

The Principal is the religious, educational and organisational leader of a Catholic School within the Diocese of Rockhampton. They provide leadership and exercise prudential stewardship of the Catholic School, being ultimately responsible for the Catholic identity and ethos, curriculum and effective management of the school. 

The successful applicant will have a deep commitment to providing quality Catholic education based on a personal faith, active participation in the faith life of their parish, as well as having appropriate teaching experience, academic qualifications and leadership qualities. They will be an experienced leader with highly developed strategic, collaborative and relational skills to lead the college community into the future. 

As Principal you will be generously rewarded with annual salary ranging between $123,658 and $135,283 plus super and the following additional incentives:-

  • Relocation assistance 
  • Subsidised Accommodation
  • Access to additional Employer Superannuation Contributions of up to 12.75%
  • Access to salary packaging options to maximize employee benefits and salaries
  • 39 weeks of term time for a school year
  • Access to relevant and interesting professional learning opportunities
  • Access to a free Employee Assistant Program (24 hour counselling service)
  • Access to corporate health schemes with either Bupa or Westfund Health Insurance. 

For further information and to apply for this position, please visit our website www.rok.catholic.edu.au and download an application package.

Applications to be addressed to:

Diocesan Director
Catholic Education, Diocese of Rockhampton 
Phone: 074994 8086
Email: Employment@rok.catholic.edu.au

Applications close at 3pm Monday, 27 July 2020.

Catholic Education is committed to best practice in student protection policies and procedures and is an equal opportunity employer.

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About St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School Blackall

Location 109 Thistle St Blackall QLD 4472

Postal Address PO Box 211 Blackall QLD 4472

Approx. Enrolment 65

Founded 1917 by the Sisters of St Joseph

Parish St Patrick’s Parish Blackall

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Catholic Education is committed to best practice in student protection policies and procedures and is an equal opportunity employer.