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A compelling leadership opportunity for a passionate and experienced Montessori educator

We are looking for a highly motivated and skilled Assistant Principal.

Working closely with the Principal and the Leadership Team, the position requires a commitment to the holistic development of students, ensuring a comprehensive dedication to the Montessori philosophy of education.

Commencement can be negotiated but should be no later than beginning of June 2024.

Key responsibilities are outlined in detail our candidate brochure available to download here.

About you

You are a future-focused educational leader with an ambitious approach to the promotion of Montessori education. A passion for inspiring students and staff combined with a relentless desire to further the success of our school is vital. This is an exciting opportunity to play a pivotal role in the growth and development of Forestville Montessori School (FMS).

Applicants must hold a university degree and recognised Montessori teaching qualifications for the 6-12 year age group. You will have considerable teaching and ideally, leadership experience. You are dedicated to finding ways to ensure every child thrives and that staff are empowered as a team, striving for a common vision. As a key leader within our School, it is essential that you can integrate with and embrace our school community quickly.

Applications are encouraged from highly experienced, suitably qualified educators with leadership experience or the desire to step into a leadership role. You may be an existing Assistant Principal looking for a new challenge. This role is an opportunity for candidates who wish to gain experience toward a longer-term future career as a Principal.

How to Apply:

If you are seeking an exciting leadership role within a Montessori environment, please apply by email to agnesa.s@forestvillemontessori.nsw.edu.au

Be sure to include the following items in your application:

• A letter outlining your interest in the role, addressing aspects of your experience relevant to the criteria and outlining your educational leadership philosophy.
• An updated CV
• At least two referees whom we will only contact after consulting with you

For a full position description and criteria, please download and view our Candidate Brochure here.

The closing date for applications is close of business, Wednesday March 20th, 2024, however early applications will be considered and we reserve the right to make an appointment prior to the closing date.

We would love to hear from you. If you would like an informal discussion with the Principal prior to submitting an application, please contact Agnesa Simcic agnesa.s@forestvillemontessori.nsw.edu.au

Forestville Montessori School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Child Safe Environment. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We encourage individuals from all backgrounds to apply. You will require the rights to work in Australia to apply.