Director of Operations - Westbourne Grammar School - ExecutiveCareer

First listed on: 02 October 2020

Director of Operations 

  • Ongoing leadership role in a progressive independent school
  • Commencing Term 1 2021
  • Supportive and professional environment
  • Convenient Western Suburbs location

Committed to achieving the best possible outcomes for their students, Westbourne Grammar's teachers are members of a highly skilled, dedicated and well-resourced team.

A leading independent, coeducational school in the heart of Melbourne's fast-growing west, Westbourne's innovative learning culture is underpinned by a strong tradition of academic excellence and student achievement. Working at Westbourne means you will be welcomed into a supportive community where you will be part of a thriving culture of professional growth and advancement.

The Opportunity

We are seeking applications from dynamic and experienced leaders who can fully support the school's vision and values.

In this key role, you will be responsible for whole school timetabling from Prep to Year 12, as well as associated organisational responsibilities within the Senior School. You will be a member of the Senior School Management team, a key consultant with the Junior School Management Team and will report as required to the School Executive.

It's a dynamic role with both strategic and operational components within the whole school context.

This role includes a 0.4 teaching load and further detail can be found in the position description, which is available on our careers page.

About you

In addition to your outstanding teaching skills, your experience and knowledge of timetabling practices and high degree of proficiency in related software packages will set you in good stead.

With logistical, problem solving and organisational skills, you pride yourself on your positive leadership style and capacity to work collaboratively with key stakeholders across the school community to optimise the learning and wellbeing of all students.

What we offer

Just twenty minutes from the city and forty minutes from Geelong, Westbourne is easily accessed by car or public transport.

Highly valued, dedicated and well-resourced, Westbourne's staff are the school's greatest asset. As individuals and collegially, they are fully committed to achieving the best possible outcomes for students in terms of both teaching and administrative roles.

Working at Westbourne means you will be provided with continued support and training. At Westbourne, you will work in an environment that has excellent facilities and current technology to support the school's values and mission.

All staff at Westbourne Grammar School accept that they are committed to our strong moral purpose. We know that the variance within a school is greater than between schools, and it is this knowledge that has shaped our shared moral purpose that ‘Every child can succeed and achieve significant growth'.

At the Truganina campus, we have a range of attractive staff benefits - including an allocated parking space. All staff also have access to our employee assistance program and state of the art recreational and fitness facilities.

If you share our philosophy and want to be part of a great community, apply now.

To apply for this job go to: & enter ref code: 5231996.

Applications close 22 October 2020