Edmund Rice Education Australia invites expressions of interest from suitably qualified candidates for appointment as:

Deputy Principal

Christian Brothers’ High School Lewisham

Commencing January 2022


About the School:

Christian Brothers’ High School Lewisham is a Catholic school in the Edmund Rice tradition, catering for boys in Years 5-12. The school has a current enrolment of approximately 1,350 students, supported by over 120 teaching and support staff. The school is located in Lewisham, just 7 kilometres south-west of the Sydney central business district.

Since its foundation 130 years ago, Christian Brothers’ High School Lewisham has maintained an unwavering reputation for producing exceptional young men in Sydney, by integrating modern teaching methods and resources to equip boys with confidence in their abilities, the skills to succeed and a strong moral compass to provide direction.


About the Position:

Edmund Rice Education Australia (EREA) is seeking to appoint a Deputy Principal to join the College Leadership Team, commencing in January 2022. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced educator to take the next step in their leadership journey.

The Deputy Principal provides leadership and supervision to staff and students of the school, working collaboratively with the Principal, College Leadership Team, EREA Regional Director and other EREA personnel as required.

The successful applicant will be a contemporary and experienced educator with a passion for learning and having relevant leadership experience to satisfy the selection criteria for this key senior position.

An Applicant Information Package, outlining the Selection Criteria and Key Responsibilities for the position, can be obtained below or by contacting Madison McQuiggan on (03) 9426 3205 or recruitment@erea.edu.au.

Further information about the position can be obtained from Peter Leuenberger, EREA Regional Director Eastern, on (03) 9426 3203 or peter.leuenberger@erea.edu.au. Further information about the school can be obtained from the Christian Brothers’ High School website.


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

*Curriculum Vitae;

*Covering Letter, outlining reasons for your interest in and suitability for the position (no more than 2 pages).


All expressions of interest 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.

Suitably qualified candidates will be notified and invited to submit a full application, including a detailed written response to criteria.

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.