Principal

Lobethal Lutheran School - Lobethal

LOBETHAL, SA


Principal / Head of School

Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time

Applications Close: 17 July 2020



<p>Lobethal Lutheran School is a Primary (F-7) campus situated in the Adelaide Hills at Lobethal. Lobethal Lutheran is a Christian community of the Lutheran Church of Australia and one that is historically grounded and future minded. The Lobethal Lutheran School was established by the Lobethal Lutheran congregation in 1842 specifically to care for the children of its members. However, the School is now pleased to provide an extensive program in a caring, Christian environment for people of all walks of life. We provide a Christ centred, quality education that values and nurtures each child’s potential within a caring community.</p><p>Applications are invited for the position of <b>PRINCIPAL  </b>(Commencing January 2021) </p><p>Lobethal Lutheran School Council is seeking a passionate, driven and self-motivated leader. This person will have a visible Christian faith and a love of sharing their faith with staff, parents, children and the surrounding community and someone who: </p><ul><li> prioritises students’ academic, social and emotional learning and growth </li><li> supports and guides a team of Christian, caring and nurturing staff, by inspiring them to grow and develop their passion for teaching, and share the message of God’s love with all students </li><li>adopts a holistic view when seeking opportunities for growth amongst staff and students and fostering relationships within the local community. </li></ul><p>A position description and information package are available from Larissa Paynter, Executive Assistant, Lutheran Education SA NT &amp; WA  Ph: 08 8267 8401 or Email: <a href="mailto:larissa.paynter&#64;lesnw.edu.au" rel="nofollow">Larissa.paynter&#64;lesnw.edu.au</a> </p><p><br /></p>
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Application Instructions

<div>Your application/ expression of interest should be submitted by email to John Proeve, Executive Director, Lutheran Education SA NT &amp; WA –<a href="mailto:john.proeve&#64;lesnw.edu.au" rel="nofollow"> john.proeve&#64;lesnw.edu.au</a> by no later than 5pm on 17 July 2020 and should include: </div><div> </div><ol><li> A cover letter, including details of your preferred contact method, phone or email </li><li>A statement (maximum 4 pages) giving evidence of how the Capabilities from <a href="http://growingdeep.lutheran.edu.au/" rel="nofollow">Growing deep</a>: Growing Oneself; Engaging the Community; Leading the Team; and Focusing of Outcomes have shaped your ‘work’ – the vocational practices from Growing deep: Strengthening Lutheran Identity; Excellence in teaching and learning; Ongoing improvement and innovation; Community building; and Leading Effective organisation and management.  </li><li>A CV outlining relevant previous experience including the names and contact details of three referees, one of which is a pastoral referee. </li></ol><div> </div><div>If you would like to discuss any aspect of this position, please phone Mr Marc Fox, School Council Chairperson, on 0438 853 322, or Mr John Proeve, the Executive Director of Lutheran Schools, SA, NT and WA, on 0427 591 859 or email <a href="mailto:john.proeve&#64;lesnw.edu.au" rel="nofollow">john.proeve&#64;lesnw.edu.au</a>. </div><div> </div><div><br /></div>