Xavier College is a leading Catholic school in the Jesuit tradition that aspires to form exceptional graduates through inspiring learning experiences and our distinct Jesuit character. This is an opportunity for an outstanding leader and educator to contribute to an aspirational and rigorous culture of learning and educational excellence.


The Burke Hall Campus educates approximately 700 students across Kindergarten to Year 8 at our Kew location adjacent to Studley Park. 


The Deputy Director of Junior School (Burke Hall) reports to, and deputises as appropriate for, the Director of Burke Hall. It holds a key responsibility for the overall effectiveness of the operations of the campus, as well as student pastoral care and culture. This senior leadership position at Xavier College is similar in nature to that of an Assistant Principal position at a primary school, albeit as part of a diverse, holistic educational setting as offered across Xavier College and especially at Burke Hall.


It directly supports the Director to lead the Burke Hall Consult (Leadership Team) and its members and responsibilities.


The Deputy Director of Junior School (Burke Hall) provides an important intersection on the Burke Hall Campus between all aspects of learning and the holistic educational programs offered. In particular, it has direct responsibility for the administration and integrated operations of the Campus, working with all staff, students and parents, as well as the leadership of student pastoral care and wellbeing. The role leads the Pastoral Team and the associated leadership positions, while also engaging collaboratively with wider College Executive roles within the designated portfolio.



Full Time - Commencement Term 3, 2022 or by negotiation


A comprehensive position description including Selection Criteria is available adjacent to this advertisement.


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Applications close on Friday 27 May 2022 at 9.00am


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