The Catholic Education Office Ballarat (CEOB) provides governance and support to 64 diverse primary and secondary schools, across western Victoria from the Murray to the Sea. The CEOB partners with schools to promote Catholic identity, deliver quality learning, enable effective stewardship and nurture respectful and trusting relationships with the community.
Siena Catholic Primary School is located in the heart of Lucas, approximately 7km from the Ballarat CBD. Opening in 2017, the school has outstanding facilities and enjoys excellent support from the parent and parish communities. St Catherine of Siena is the role model for the faith based, educational community and with Jesus at its heart, the core purpose of the school is to foster the growth of students and to be a community of love and courage where learning and harmony flourish.
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 the Catholic Education Office the Principal assumes operational and strategic responsibility for the effective leadership and stewardship of the school.