An exciting opportunity exists for a skilled and experienced educational leader to join our team as the Deputy Principal at Kowanyama State School for Semester 2, 2022. The successful applicant will be committed to developing the quality of teaching and learning, improving the educational outcomes of all students and nurturing positive relationships between students, teachers, community and stakeholders. If this sounds like the perfect role for you, apply now!
|Position status||Fixed Term Temporary|
|Occupational group||Education & Training|
|Classification||Stream 3 /Deputy Principal|
|Workplace Location||Cairns region,Far North Qld|
|Job ad reference||QLD/FNR427232/22E|
|Yearly salary||$140958 - $143451|
|Fortnightly salary||$5402.90 - $5498.50|
|Job duration||Until 02 December 2022 unless otherwise determined|
|Contact person||Finn Buckley|
|Contact details||(07) 4083 7333|
This temporary vacancy is open to Expressions of Interest and any extensions to this appointment will not exceed 12 months.
About the School
We are a friendly and welcoming school community committed to quality education for all children. We are a very remote Indigenous pre-prep to Year 10 community school with approximately 210 students in the Gulf of Carpentaria situated 600km North West of Cairns. Students come from a diverse community all of whom are EAL/D learners, speaking one or more traditional languages at home.
Local amenities include a general store, primary health care centre, canteen, guest house, multi-purpose centre (with fitness equipment), camping grounds, post office and banking facilities. Kowanyama is accessible by road most of the year depending on weather, road conditions and the capability of your vehicle. Regional airlines offer regular passenger and air freight services weekdays from Cairns.
Please note Kowanyama is an Alcohol Management Plan community.
About the role
As the Deputy Principal you will:
A mandatory requirement of this role is
Interested? To apply:
Applicants need to be a current Queensland Government employee to be eligible to apply. 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.