Australis Employment Opportunities

Join our team and have the opportunity to express your passions in the education field as we continue to train all our students in Excellence Beyond Education.

PRINCIPAL

Australis Christian College

About Us

Australis Christian College is the newest College in the region and boasts an intimate, nurturing and family orientated environment. Established as a campus of Lighthouse Christian College (LCC), Keysborough, Australis, it enjoys the support from decades of quality private schooling and educational experience provided by Lighthouse. Most importantly, our vision is to develop students who are ‘Excellent beyond Education’, in all areas of life and all domains of society. Australis, inpartnership with Southern Lights Church, has purchased 20 acres at 271 Pearcedale Road, Cranbourne South, with plans to develop this site as a world class educational facility.

 

About the Role

This appointment will be crucial in building a College that will touch the world and transform children, enabling them to fulfil their potential and reach their destiny.

The Principal will have a significant role in providing both strategic and day to day leadership of all aspects of the College. The Principal will lead the school and report on the operational leadership of the College. The Principal will also be delegated to exercise direct responsibility in the areas of organisation and management. Whilst the primary responsibilities of the position are articulated, it is expected that the incumbent will engage with the wider College community and participate fully in events and activities, playing an ambassadorial role as the senior representative of Australis Christian College.

The position description for the role can be accessed here
Please note that this role will initially involve a 0.2 FTE teaching load.

 

About You

We are looking for candidates with experience in leading a P – 12 school, who understand the call of God on their lives and are passionate about delivering quality Christian education through a clearly articulated biblical Christian worldview.

You must be authentic with a strong personal presence, poise and natural capacity to inspire students, staff and stakeholders, and the confidence to engage with parents. You are both intellectually and emotionally intelligent and have a strong ethical framework.

Your style is engaging, with a personal warmth that engenders mutual respect and builds commitment to the College. Your courage and judicious decision-making inspires others and you are driven to see every student achieve their best outcomes.