Principal Leader, Years 11 and 12 Job at Tasmanian Government – in Tasmania

Job Description

Principal Leader, Years 11 and 12 – Learning – 969287

Department of Education


Year 11 and 12 Extension

Applications must be submitted by Sunday 24 October, 2021 11:55 PM

Position details

Applications close: Sunday 24 October, 2021 11:55 PM AEST

Award/Classification: Teaching Service (Tasmanian Public Sector) Award – Principal Non Teaching Level 6

Salary: $172,940 per annum

Employment Type: Fixed-term, full-time

Region: To be negotiated

The Department of Education aims to transform the way Tasmanians access education, training and information services, provide a fresh and exciting approach to lifelong learning and build an education system that inspires and supports all learners to succeed as connected, resilient, creative and curious thinkers.


Lead the operational and strategic activities related to Years 11 and 12 provision in the broader context of Years 9 – 12, with specific responsibilities for team leadership to support Years 11 and 12 Regional Partnerships and schools with the management of resources, education and business improvements, and the related monitoring, performance and accountability processes. A key objective is to increase student engagement, retention and attainment in Years 11 and 12.

Period of Appointment

1 January 2022 for up to twenty four months.

Hours per fortnight

70 hours per fortnight

Essential Requirements

Qualifications as established by the Tasmanian Industrial Commission in the Teaching Service (Tasmanian Public Sector) Award.

A registered teacher with full registration within the meaning of the Teachers Registration Act 2000.

The Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Act 2013 requires persons undertaking work in a regulated activity to be registered. A regulated activity is a child related service or activity defined in the Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Regulations 2014. This registration must remain current and valid at all times whilst employed in this role and the status of this may be checked at any time during employment.

  • Current Tasmanian Registration to Work with Vulnerable People (Registration Status – Employment)

Desirable Requirements

Four years or more training as defined in the Teaching Service (Tasmanian Public Sector) Award.

A current driver’s licence.

Statement of Duties and a reference guide to assist with applying online can be found here:

Statement Of Duties (PDF)

Employment Application Guidelines (PDF)

How to Apply

Applicants should forward/include:
a short covering letter (up to 1 page);

comprehensive resume (maximum 6 pages);

a two page summary outlining why you are the best person for the vacancy (considering your skills and experience aligned to the selection criteria as contained in the Statement of Duties); and

details for two referees.

All applicants are required to supply a valid email address with their application for the purposes of email communication.

The cost associated with obtaining a Tasmanian Registration to Work with Vulnerable People (Registration Status – Employment) is the responsibility of the individual.

Applications should be made via the button and submitted online by 11.30pm AEDT on the advertised closing date.

Should you have any difficulties regarding applying for this vacancy online, please contact Department of Education HR Recruitment and Employment phone +61 3 6165 6285.

Applicants needing more information are encouraged to request specific details of the vacancy from the Contact Person.

Name: Jodie Watson

Title: Executive Officer

Phone: 03 6478 4401

Email: [email protected]

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