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Acting Principal- St Michaels School, Gordonvale

  • 492991
  • Cairns
  • St Michael's School - Gordonvale
  • School Leadership
  • Full time - Fixed Term
  • Term Time - Fixed Term


Position: Principal
Contract Date:
7th June 2023 to 21st July 2023
Employment Type: 
Full Time, Fixed Term Contract
Salary Range: Paid in accordance with the Cairns Principals Agreement 
Closing Date: 5pm, 10th February 2023

About the School / Work location

Catholic Education in the Diocese of Cairns is comprised of 30 schools and colleges across Far North Queensland and the central education office, Catholic Education Services which is located across three offices in the city of Cairns. Our Cairns Catholic Education community has 20 primary schools, two Prep to Year 12 colleges and eight secondary colleges. The most recent college to open was the first Catholic school in Australia to be co-located with a university. Another of our colleges is a Special Assistance College with campuses in Cairns, Cooktown, and Edmonton. Over the next five years there are two new schools planned at Kewarra Beach and Gordonvale.

To find out about more the Diocese of Cairns, click the link here

About the role

As faith leader, the Catholic principal models faith in action, leading the college community to enact a shared vision that focuses on the provision of a world class education, enriched by the lived encounter with the Catholic faith.  

What we offer

  • Competitive Salary range: per annum pending experience
  • Annual Leave with 17.5% leave loading
  • Access to salary packaging options to maximise your salary 
  • Modern facilities, equipment and resources
  • Access to additional Employer Superannuation Contributions
  • Access to long service leave after 7 years of continuous service (portability of Long Service Leave may also be applicable)
  • 14 Weeks’ paid parental leave
  • Professional development and renewal
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program

For more information about the role please see the Download File Principal Position Description.pdf

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