EOI, Deputy Principal - Rochedale South State School

$131,445 - $138,016 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Logan, Beaudesert QLD, Australia
  • 26 Nov, 2021
Full time - Fixed Term Principal

Job Description

Rochedale South State School is looking for a dedicate and passionate individual to join the leadership team as Deputy Principal. In this role, you will improve the educational outcomes of students in the school and develop the quality of teaching and learning. You will achieve this by nurturing positive relationships between students, teachers, the community and stakeholders.

Position status Fixed Term Temporary
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Stream 3 /Deputy Principal
Workplace Location Logan - Beaudesert
Job ad reference QLD/SER397353/21E
Closing date 02-Dec-2021
Yearly salary $131445 - $138016
Fortnightly salary $5038.30 - $5290.10
Job duration Until 24 June 2022 unless otherwise determined
Contact person Stacey Wood
Contact details (07) 3340 0777

This temporary vacancy is open to Expressions of Interest and accordingly any appointment (and extension to this appointment) will not extend beyond 12 months. 

About the School:

At Rochedale South State School, quality education programs provide the foundations for children's future success. Our commitment to building these foundations is demonstrated through the range of quality, purposeful learning experiences offered from prep through to year 6. Our dedicated teaching team is committed to excellence in teaching and learning, engaging students in their learning and cater for the needs of students.

Rochedale South State School is a quality, community school with enthusiastic students engaged in stretching their talents and skills across a broad repertoire of learning opportunities. The size of the student population (450 students approximately) allows for a personal approach with each child being given maximum opportunities to participate in school activities and be successful.

About the Role:

As the Deputy Principal you will have responsibility for the following:

  • Assist the Principal to lead the school community to develop, articulate and commit to a shared educational vision focussed on providing quality learning outcomes for all students.
  • Deputise for the Principal when required.
  • Uphold the deputy principalship as a values based, ethical and moral activity.
  • Embed socially just practices in daily school life.
  • Set high standards for student and staff performance.
  • Actively participate in lifelong learning and ongoing professional development.
  • Form partnerships with parents, other government agencies, community groups, industry and business.
  • Be futures oriented and strategic.
  • Understand the legislation and policies that impact on schooling.
  • Manage resources to achieve goals.

A mandatory requirement of this role is:

  • Current full registration or current provisional registration with eligibility for full registration, as a teacher in Queensland. For more information please CLICK HERE.
  • Teachers working in Education and Care Services (including State Delivered Kindergarten programs) require an exemption card issued by Blue Card Services. For more information please CLICK HERE.

To apply please attach the following:

  • A brief resume (maximum 3 pages) including contact details for 2 referees (one of whom should be your current supervisor)
  • A maximum 2 page written response outlining your suitability for the role referring to the key capabilities under “How you will be assessed” section in the attached role description.

Applicants need to be a current Queensland Government employee to be eligible to apply. Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.


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Job Closing Date

02 Dec, 2021