Sydney Catholic Schools is responsible for the leadership, efficient operation and management of the systemic schools which educate around 71,000 students in 152 parish primary and regional secondary schools in the Archdiocese of Sydney.

De La Salle College, CARINGBAH
Commencement Date: 29 January 2018
Closing Date: 27 October 2017

 De La Salle Catholic College, Caringbah is a 7-10 Boys school in close partnership with Our Lady of Mercy, Burraneer (7-10 Girls) and De La Salle Catholic College Cronulla (11-12 Coeducation) to serve the needs of families wishing a catholic education in the Sutherland Shire. The College is part of the Sydney Archdiocesan system of schools and is enlivened by the Lasallian tradition.

The Assistant Principal plays an integral part of the school leadership team and supports the Principal in modelling faith action and in delivering strategic school goals through day-to-day mentoring/management of school staff, communications, processes, systems, safety and security and well-being of students.

To be considered for this role, you must demonstrate proven experience in:

  • Developing and maintaining effective strategies for high quality induction, professional learning and performance review and monitoring
  • Creating a Catholic learning culture of shared responsibility focused on quality teaching and quality learning for all students
  • Strategic thinking in managing and leading change and improvement within the school and its community
  • Creating a culture of inclusion and hospitality by initiating relevant opportunities to engage with parents, care-givers and Church to build and maintain effective partnerships

You will also possess the following qualifications:

  • Post graduate study in Leadership
  • Accreditation for Senior Leadership in a Catholic School (Category E), Accreditation to Work, Teach and Lead in systemic Catholic schools Archdiocese of Sydney

Applicants are required to fill out the Assistant Principal Application Package along with related documents and return it via email to

This role is classified as child related work and therefore SCS requires you to hold a working with children clearance to be completed upon acceptance of this position.

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