Head of Research Centre

Head of Research Centre

St Catherine’s School in Waverly


(Permanent full-time - commencing Term 4 2013 (negotiable)


Due to the retirement of our Head of Research Centre we are seeking a dynamic leader to shape the direction of our new Research Centre. Due to the changing nature and focus of libraries and online learning, the role could suit someone with an e-learning background.


The Head of Research Centre will be responsible for leading a team of professionals working with academic staff in the Junior and Senior School, developing innovative programs and building skills and knowledge of the inquiry research process, ICT, digital citizenship and literature and reading.


The successful applicant will possess the following skills and abilities:

  • Excellent leadership and administration skills
  • Ability to lead and implement strategies and programs
  • Ability to develop high level information and digital literacy skills in others
  • Strong written and oral communication and presentation skills
  • Strong and effective ICT skills


Further details available on St Catherine’s School websitehttp://www.stcatherines.nsw.edu.au/page/41/Jobsor contact Human Resources on 02 8305 6201.


CV and letter of application should be addressed to Human Resources and emailed to employment@stcaths.nsw.edu.au by 5pm on Tuesday 27 August 2013.


Support for the Christian ethos of the school is essential.


This position requires the successful applicant to have a new Working with Children Check in accordance with the Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012. Details of how to apply are available onhttp://www.kids.nsw.gov.au?site=aus.


Please mention “TES AUSTRALIA” when applying for this role.


St Catherine’s School
26 Albion Street
Waverley NSW 2024 Australia
+61 2 8305 6200
+61 2 9369 2470


Closing date: 27/08/2013


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