Principal, Victoria

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Wesley College MelbourneVictoria

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Candidates must be Australian citizens or have approval for permanent residency in Australia

Established in 1866, Wesley College Melbourne, a school of the Uniting Church, is one of Australia’s most respected co-educational independent schools. With an enrolment of 3,400 students from 3 year old ELC to Year 12, it comprises three metropolitan campuses in Melbourne, at St Kilda Road, Glen Waverley and Elsternwick, three outdoor education sites at Chum Creek, Mallana and Lochend, a Year 9 residential campus at Clunes, and the Yiramalay/Wesley Studio School in the Kimberley, Western Australia.

With the announcement that Dr Helen Drennen AM will conclude her tenure at the end of 2018 after 15 years as Principal, the College Council has initiated a national and international executive search for another outstanding candidate for this leading educational role.

The successful applicant will have a well-articulated educational philosophy, proven leadership in co-educational settings, a deep understanding of experiential and cross-cultural learning, and exceptional interpersonal and communication skills in order to lead this dynamic multi-site school. 

Please obtain information about the position by calling the consultant assisting the College, Kathy McLean, of Fish & Nankivell, on +61 414 376 698, or emailing on Applications will close on Monday, 28 May 2018. A concurrent search is being conducted.

Do not click on the ‘Apply Now’ button below – you must email Kathy directly.

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More about Wesley College Melbourne
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Address: St Kilda Road Campus, 577 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Victoria, VIC 3004, Australia
Telephone: +61 3 8102 6100

As members of a world-class coeducational school, Wesley offers staff a rich tradition of achievement and the opportunity to become part of a remarkable group of professionals.  A Wesley career provides outstanding opportunities for personal rew...