Senior Leaders

​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 Brisbane Catholic Education public website.

All applications must be submitted online.

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 Compulsory Statements should be submitted from your current Parish Priest and Principal/Line Manager separate from your application, directly to:


Transcripts of Qualifications

Actual transcripts or your qualifications relevant to the position being applied for should be submitted with the online application:

  • Transcripts should show all subjects completed
  • If a qualification is not complete, an unofficial transcript of subjects completed to date is acceptable.
  • Transcripts are not required to be certified


Eligibility and Selection Criteria

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For further information or questions contact Kerry Brand: or 07 3033 7640.