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St Pius X College is a Catholic school for boys conducted in the Edmund Rice tradition, located in the heart of Chatswood CBD. The College provides a balanced education with a strong pastoral and academic focus, as well as a vigorous and comprehensive co-curricular program. The College is well known for its excellent academic results and for providing relevant, authentic, dynamic and creative learning experiences attentive to students' individual needs.

ICT Systems and Network Administrator

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full time ICT Systems and Network Administrator within a small, highly skilled team providing service and support to over 1300 staff and students at a campus located in the middle of Chatswood.

St Pius X College is committed to the innovative use of technology in education. We are seeking an enthusiastic, problem solving and self-motivated person to join our ICT Department. As the ICT Systems and Network Administrator, you will lead the installation and maintenance of technology to suit the requirements of the college.

This role offers the potential for growth and professional development in a small, tight-knit team to the right candidate. The successful candidate will have excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills as well as a keen interest in network and server technologies.

Core responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the management and maintenance all ICT Infrastructure across the St Pius X College Campus.
  • Maintain and enhance a Cisco, HP and Aerohive network with over 10 core and edge switches and 80 wireless access points connected via a 10GB backbone.
  • Utilize PowerShell and other scripting technologies to automate tasks and increase efficiency.
  • Develop and maintain a Standard Operating Environment (SOE) through SCCM
  • Provide escalated Level 3 Technical Support to staff, students, and other members of the ICT Team
  • Facilitate the completion of special projects including on site and cloud infrastructure upgrades and wireless network configuration.

To be considered for this role you should have:

  • At least 5 years hands-on experience in an ICT Infrastructure role.
  • Ability to complete systematic analysis to solve problems independently
  • Demonstrated experience with Microsoft PowerShell scripting. Please include examples of your own PowerShell Scripts with your application
  • Experience with Windows Server, Hyper-V and Active Directory
  • Knowledge of Office 365 configuration via PowerShell
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to communicate with customers at variable levels of ICT literacy
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritise individual tasks and follow through to completion independently
  • A working knowledge of networking technologies and the ability to configure Level 2/3 switches

You should have experience with the following technologies:

  • Microsoft Windows Server
  • Microsoft System Centre
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • Active Directory design and maintenance
  • Network Design and Configuration (both wired and wireless)
  • Microsoft Windows 10

The ideal candidate would also have:

  • Microsoft, Cisco and HPE Technical Certifications
  • SQL Server configuration experience
  • Microsoft Lync / Skype for Business experience

Final notes:

  • All applications must be made on our standard non teaching application form.
  • Applications not made on our standard form will not be considered.
  • Applications will close when a suitable applicant is found
  • No agencies please.

Applications are to be directed to the Principal
by email to applications@stpiusx.nsw.edu.au

In the application please include the following:

  • Non Teaching Application Form
  • Covering letter identifying areas of interest and expertise
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • The names of three relevant referees

Please direct any enquiries to:
Mr Rob Stephen
ICT Manager

Drama Teacher

Level: Years 7- 12
Contract: Permanent Full Time
Commencing: Start Date Negotiable
Reporting to: Performing Arts Studies Coordinator

St Pius X College Chatswood is seeking to appoint an energetic and dynamic Drama Teacher Years 7 – 12. The teacher will be suitably qualified and enjoy working in a vibrant and cohesive team. Involvement in the cocurricular life of the College is an essential condition of employment and is appropriately remunerated.

The successful applicant will:

  • Demonstrate a clear understanding and commitment to the Mission of the Catholic School;
  • Be supportive of the Edmund Rice ethos of the College;
  • Be characterised by a high standard of competency, professionalism, organisational proficiency and enthusiasm;
  • Have an ability to relate to boys and a practical knowledge of boys’ education issues and initiatives;
  • In consultation with the Performing Arts Studies Coordinator write dynamic programs and assessment tasks, which accurately reflect syllabus outcomes;
  • Keep accurate records of marks and reporting of student progress;
  • Contribute to the on-going development of shared Department resources to enhance learning outcomes;
  • Assist with the planning, organization and supervision of students at Performing Arts activities and events throughout the year;
  • Actively promote and support both the classroom and cocurricular Performing Arts program, through encouraging student participation and involvement;
  • Promote a harmonious working environment, through collaboration with both classroom colleagues and Performing Arts peripatetic staff;
  • Undertake other duties as determined by the Principal and Performing Arts Studies Coordinator.

Please direct any enquiries to:

Ms Tracey Bates
Performing Arts Studies Coordinator
E: tbates@stpiusx.nsw.edu.au

Please send a covering letter identifying areas of interest and expertise, plus the following information by Monday 18 December 2017. All applications to be emailed to:

Mr John Couani
St Pius X College
Email: applications@stpiusx.nsw.edu.au

In accordance with new Child Protection legislation all people seeking child-related employment are required to complete a Working with Children Check clearance prior to employment at the College.



Employment Collection Notice

  1. In applying for any position you will be providing St Pius X College Chatswood with personal information.

  2. If you provide St Pius X College with personal information, for example your name and address or information contained on your resume, St Pius X College will collect the information in order to assess your application.

  3. St Pius X College will destroy this information at the completion of the appointment process.

  4. You may seek access to your personal information held by St Pius X College if you are unsuccessful for the position. However, there will be occasions when access is denied. Such occasions would include where access would have an unreasonable impact on the privacy of others.

  5. This information will be provided to the interview panel for the position for which you are applying.

  6. If you provide St Pius X College with the personal information of others, we encourage you to inform them that you are disclosing that information and why; that they can access that information if they wish; that St Pius X College does not usually disclose the information to third parties.

General Application Information:

Applications are to be directed to the Principal.

By post to:

Mr John Couani
St Pius X College
35 Anderson Street
Chatswood NSW 2067

By email to:







In the application please include the following:

  • Application Form available in bottom links.

  • Covering letter identifying areas of interest and expertise

  • Curriculum Vitae

  • The names of three relevant referees



Child Protection

Mandatory screening procedures apply for all positions. 

  • Salary scales according to NSW Catholic Independent Schools Current Awards for EREA/Christian Brothers schools (see below).

  • Remuneration for two terms’ co-curricular involvement at separate above Award rates

  • An additional 2-3 weeks annual leave due to co-curricular commitments

  • A very supportive and welcoming College community

  • Access to generous Staff Professional Development Grants

  • Departmental professional development as a component of overall teaching allocation

  • Highly motivated and engaged students

  • Provision of personal technology learning devices


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