Edmund Rice Education Australia invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for appointment as:

Business Manager

Edmund Rice Special Education Services

Wahroonga, NSW 
Commencing October 2021 (negotiable)


About the schools:

Edmund Rice Special Education Services (ERSES) is comprised of two schools; St Edmund’s College in Wahroonga and St Gabriel’s School in Castle Hill. Both schools are proudly Catholic schools in the Edmund Rice tradition. Founded by the Christian Brothers in 1922 (St Gabriel’s) and 1951 (St Edmund’s), the two schools today form ERSES and are under the leadership of a single Principal.

St Edmund’s College and St Gabriel’s School cater for children with a wide range of intellectual and sensory disabilities. Each school offers small classes, excellent facilities and provides individualised education programs. St Edmund’s caters for students in Years 7-12 and St Gabriel’s currently caters for students in K-Year 9, with the planned extension to continue to Year 12. These schools are characterised by a vibrant culture and strong supportive communities where staff, students and their families are committed to a truly liberating education.


About the position:

EREA is seeking to appoint a Business Manager to join the ERSES Leadership Team, commencing in Term 4 2021 for a handover with the current Business Manager. This is a varied leadership role which covers finance, property, IT and staff management in an enriching, supportive environment. The work carried out by ERSES staff is extremely rewarding and provides a meaningful contribution to the education and lives of students at St Gabriel’s and St Edmund’s.

The successful applicant will have tertiary Accounting qualifications, relevant experience and strong leadership skills.

An Applicant Information Package, containing the Roles & Responsibilities and Selection Criteria, can be obtained from below or by contacting Madison McQuiggan on (03) 9426 3205 or recruitment@erea.edu.au.


How to apply:

Applications can be addressed to Dr Craig Wattam, EREA Executive Director, and emailed to recruitment@erea.edu.au. Please include a:

*Curriculum Vitae;

*Covering Letter, outlining reasons for your interest in the position and your vision for a Business Manager in a Catholic school in the Edmund Rice tradition (no more than 2 pages).


All applications will be acknowledged by reply email. Please contact us on (03) 9426 3205 if you do not receive an acknowledgement of receipt within 7 days.

All applicants will be subject to EREA and legislative screening procedures. These checks are consistent with EREA’s commitment to child protection policies and procedures.




Edmund Rice Education Australia is committed to ensuring the safety, wellbeing and dignity of all children and young people.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Edmund Rice Education Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer.