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Applying for Senior Leadership Positions in BCE Schools

Vacancies for senior leadership positions (Principal, P-12 Head, Deputy Principal, Assistant Principal and Assistant Principal Religious Education) in Brisbane Catholic Education schools are usually advertised in the weekend editions of The Courier Mail and The Catholic Leader. An email notifying the vacancy is also sent to all schools within Brisbane Catholic Education.   All advertisements are placed on the Catholic Jobs Online public website.
All applications must be submitted on the Catholic Jobs Online public website at   Contact information for the position such as eligibility and selection criteria, is also available in the online job vacancy.
Compulsory Statements:

·       Two compulsory statements for all Senior Leadership applications are required, one from the Parish Priest and one from the current Principal/Line Manager.   Preferably, these statements will be from the same people also nominated on the application form.

·        Compulsory Statements will be kept on file for 12 months from the date submitted and will automatically be included with subsequent applications during this period. 
·      These two Comuplsory Statements should be submitted from your current Parish Priest and Principal/Line Manager separate from your application, directly to:
Ray Ashford
Manager - Employment Services and Strategic HR
Brisbane Catholic Education
GPO Box 1201
Ph:   07 3033 7476
Fax: 07 3844 5101


Transcripts of Qualifications
  • Actual transcripts or your qualifications relevant to the position being applied for should be submitted with the online application:
o   Transcripts should show all subjects completed
o   If a qualification is not complete, an unofficial transcript of subjects completed to date is acceptable.
o   Transcripts are not required to be certified

For further information or questions contact Carmel Wallace or 07 3033 7511.

Brisbane Catholic Education Office

243 Gladstone Road, Dutton Park Q 4102

GPO Box 1201 Brisbane 4001 Australia

Phone: (07) 3033 7000

Fax: (07) 3844 5101