Careers

Kilvington is an independent school in Melbourne with a welcoming atmosphere and a strong sense of community, offering comprehensive education from the Early Learning Centre to VCE. We strive to challenge and inspire all students to develop into engaged young people of depth, strength, integrity and character. Our small classes and differentiated curriculum ensure that students’ personal, intellectual, physical and emotional needs are catered for. Personal achievement is central to Kilvington’s philosophy, and all students are strongly encouraged to pursue excellence.

At Kilvington, we believe that each person is of infinite value and intrinsic worth. The School’s culture, based on positive interaction, dignity and genuine respect, is central to the well-being of each member of the School community.

Employment Philosophy and Conditions

Kilvington Grammar School is committed to providing a child safe environment. We want our students to be safe, happy and empowered as we support and respect all students, as well as our staff and volunteers. This includes the safety of students from a culturally and/or linguistically diverse background and students with a disability.

All staff at Kilvington Grammar School are required to complete the School’s Child Safety and Protection training program. The staff intranet contains copies of the School’s Child Safety Policies which all staff are required to read and comply with.

Employment at the School is subject to the following compliance requirements:

  • Applicants for teaching positions must hold registration (or permission to teach) with the Victorian Institute of Teaching.
  • General staff (non-teaching staff, including music tutors) must hold, or be prepared to undergo, a Working with Children Check.

Kilvington Grammar School is committed to non-discriminatory recruitment by providing equal employment opportunity to all, and maintains strict privacy and confidentiality regarding your application.

Dean of Operations, Full-time commencing 2019

The Dean of Operations is responsible for the smooth day-to-day running of the School, which includes the organisation of replacement staff, calendar management, support of special events and oversight of the exam and co-curricular timetables. The Dean of Operations is also responsible for driving strategic change in School operations. A teaching load is tied to this position (approximately .30 FTE).

Qualifications

Strong academic qualifications in a relevant discipline from a recognised university, holding significant teaching experience. Relevant qualifications and/or demonstrated knowledge and experience in an Operations role is preferred but not essential.

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Application will only be accepted via seek

Closing Date: 22 August 2018

Head of Library Services, Full-time commencing 2019

The Head of Library Services manages the Library Resource Centre to provide effective delivery of library resources that support the educational aims of the School. This information-rich service enhances teaching programs through innovative strategies and tools that are relevant to 21st century libraries and learning.

Qualifications

The Head of Library Services must be a qualified teacher. An additional qualification in Teacher Librarianship is desirable.

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Application will only be accepted via seek

Closing Date: 22 August 2018

Junior School Teacher – Fixed Term Contract and Ongoing

Kilvington Grammar School invites passionate and experienced teachers to apply for Junior School Teacher Full-time, commencing in 2019.

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Application will only be accepted via seek

Closing Date: 22 August 2018