Dean of Activities (7-12), Cremorne

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Date posted:
Start date: Term 1, 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No
  • Help shape a dynamic learning community
  • Cremorne location
  • Full-time, maximum term position commencing Term 1, January 2020


Redlands is a dynamic, leading Sydney independent school, providing a diverse, co-educational P-12 learning environment with an innovative, flexible and research-based teaching practice.  The School is founded in the Anglican tradition, based upon established Christian values.

Due to the move of our current Dean of Activities for an exciting job opportunity overseas, we are seeking an experienced professional to lead the Secondary School’s co-curricular programmes, including service, outdoor education and immersion trips. The Dean of Activities will lead and work closely with the Coordinators of Drama, Music, Dance, Service, Debating, Outdoor Education, Sport and individual activity and club coordinators. These activities complement the School's academic program, contributing to the School's vision of educating well-rounded young people in a contemporary educational context. The successful applicant will also have a 0.2 FTE teaching responsibility.

This position reports to the Head of Secondary School and is part of the Secondary School Leadership Team. The Dean of Activities will work in collaboration with the Head of Secondary School Sport and all Coordinators of Activities to ensure the consistent and effective delivery of a diverse and high quality program for students. 

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • the leadership of the co-curricular programme and coordinating staff;
  • taking responsibility for offering an extensive range of opportunities characterised by quality, consistency and a commitment to continuous improvement;
  • responsible and effective budgetary management;
  • communication and engagement with stakeholders

Please refer to the Position Description available on the Redlands website to view the duties, responsibilities, skills and other general requirements for the role.

In your application please include the following:

- Resume

- Cover letter

If you are invited to interview for the role, please bring evidence of your qualifications/transcripts with you.

Applications close: 4pm, Friday 18 October.

More about Redlands
Address: 272 Military Road, Cremorne, New South Wales, NSW 2090, Australia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +61 2 9909 3133