Principal Opportunity – St Joseph’s Primary School, Warrnambool
Diocese of Ballarat Catholic Education Limited (DOBCEL) schools are located within a diverse and geographically extensive diocese extending across Western Victoria, from the Murray River to the Southern Ocean. DOBCEL governs 56 parish schools, and 8 schools and colleges are governed by Religious Institutes or Ministerial Public Juridic Persons. DOBCEL partners with all schools in the diocese to promote Catholic identity, deliver quality learning, enable effective stewardship and nurture respectful and trusting relationships with the community.
St Joseph’s Primary School, Warrnambool is located on Victoria’s south-west coast in a vibrant and imaginative community. We strive to provide a school environment filled with hope, passion, fun and outstanding learning, where our staff and students embrace the contemporary world with a Catholic imagination.
Over a long and proud history St Joseph’s Primary School continues to bring life to learning, commitment to our faith and respect to relationships. Staff members, parents and students strive to inspire each other, build respectful relationships and are committed to education, faith and friendship.
The Principal models faith in action and inspires the school community to enact a shared vision that focuses on high-quality education for all students. The Principal leads the school community by personal and professional example to ensure the school:
is recognised as an authentic Catholic school which promotes Gospel values and nurtures spiritual development
delivers a contemporary, high quality, and evidence-based learning experience for students
achieves a high standard of academic success
is collaborative and continuously develops and supports staff
is a learning community
Working in partnership with DOBCEL, the Principal assumes operational and strategic responsibility for the effective leadership and stewardship of the school.
St Joseph’s Primary School, Warrnambool is committed to the safety, wellbeing and protection of all children and young people in its care.
The successful person will be financially supported to relocate to the location of the School community in accordance with DOBCEL policy.