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Working at St Pius X College

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. 

Our Teaching and Learning Framework

  • Our St Pius X Community consists of critical and creative thinkers who are resilient and passionate about learning.
  • The Edmund Rice Education Australia Touchstones and Values provide the foundation for our learning and teaching.
  • An Active ‘Professional Learning Community’ with many opportunities for Teaching and Administrative Staff
    • Annual ‘James Fellowship’ that supports Teacher Professional Learning at a local, national or global level with colleagues in a collaborative
    • Annual Professional Learning Grants that allow teachers to follow Post Graduate Study that supports Career Stage and Aspirations.
    • Professional Learning Team Meetings that are included as part of the Teacher Timetable for structured collaborative learning, lesson walks and peer coaching opportunities.
  • Staff Workshops offered for Teachers wanting to pursue Voluntary Higher Levels of NESA Accreditation
  • A structured ‘Professional Learning and Development Framework’ that enables teaching staff to efficiently and authentically maintain their NESA Accreditation for Proficient Teachers.
  • Mentoring Program for Early Career Teachers with allocated time to support Proficient Teacher Application processes.

Duty Statement

 


Current Positions Available

Senior Financial Accountant

Contract: Full Time Permanent Position
Commencing: Negotiable
Reports to: Business Manager

St Pius X College, Chatswood is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, experienced and highly qualified Senior Financial Accountant.

For a full current role description click here.

The successful applicant will:

  • Be committed to and supportive of the Mission of Catholic Schools with specific reference to the Edmund Rice ethos and tradition of the College;
  • Possess recognised degree qualification in Accounting;
  • Have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar finance role;
  • Exhibit a high standard of competence, professionalism, organisational proficiency and enthusiasm;
  • Demonstrate highly effective interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Maintain positive working relationships and confidentiality;
  • Have the ability to meet deadlines, prioritise tasks and achieve results in timely manner;
  • Be highly organized with excellent attention to detail and demonstrates strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Possess strong technology skills.

Experience in a school and /or professional practice environment would be highly regarded;

Please provide a letter of application identifying areas of interest and expertise, plus the following information no later than Friday 1 March 2019 addressed to:

Mr John Couani
Principal
St Pius X College Chatswood

  • Online application form
  • Letter of application
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Tertiary Education Transcripts
  • The names and contact details of 3 Referees

Please direct any enquiries to:
Mr Nick Carson
Business Manager
T: 9411 4733
E: ncarson@stpiusx.nsw.edu.au

Mandatory screening procedures apply for all positions.

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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, Mr John Couani

In the application please include the following:

  • Relevant Application form (available below)
  • Letter of Application - Covering letter identifying areas of interest and expertise
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • The names of three relevant referees
  • Any other specific information requested for individual postitions e.g. Tertiary Education Transcripts

 

Important notes

  • Mandatory screening procedures apply for all positions.
  • St Pius X College Chatswood is an Equal Opportunity Employer
  • 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.
  • 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

 

Download Application Forms

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