Business Manager

St Virgil’s College, Hobart

Commencing 30 August 2021 (negotiable)

About the College:

St Virgil’s College is a Catholic school for boys in the Edmund Rice tradition. The College has a current enrolment of approximately 830 students, from Kindergarten and Year 3 to 10, supported by over 100 teaching and support staff. The College has two campuses; a Junior School Campus (Kindergarten and Year 3 to 6) on a city site in Hobart and a Secondary Campus (Year 7 to 10) located 17 kilometres north of the city of Hobart on an expansive property at Austins Ferry.  St Virgil’s is in an exciting period of growth, phasing in Kindergarten to Year 2 and Year 11 and 12. This will see the College become Tasmania’s only K to 12 Catholic school for boys by 2024. Under new Principalship from 2022, St Virgil’s will continue its strong reputation for providing quality Catholic education for boys in Hobart.

About the Role:

EREA is seeking to appoint a Business Manager to join the St Virgil’s College Leadership Team, commencing in Term 3 2021. This is a varied leadership role which covers finance, property, IT and staff management in an enriching and supportive environment. 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 below or by contacting Madison McQuiggan on (03) 9426 3205 or

How to Apply:

Applications can be addressed to Dr Craig Wattam, EREA Executive Director, and emailed to 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 applicants will be subject to EREA and legislative screening procedures. These checks are consistent with EREA’s commitment to child protection policies and procedures.

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.



 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.