Dr Craig Wattam, the (incoming) Executive Director of Edmund Rice Education Australia, invites applications from suitably qualified women and men for appointment as:

Executive Assistant to the Executive Director

Edmund Rice Education Australia, Melbourne, VIC

Starting Date:  November/December 2020 – negotiable

Edmund Rice Education Australia is a network of schools, entities and offices offering a Catholic education in the tradition of Blessed Edmund Rice.   We are seeking an experienced Executive Assistant to manage the day to day administrative requirements of the Executive Director.

The successful applicant will have suitable experience and skills as detailed in our selection criteria to provide high-level professional support to the Executive Director (ED) and to support the broader National Executive and National Office team to enable efficient, effective and respectful exercise of their responsibilities.

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.

An Application Form and Information Package outlining the key responsibilities for the position and Selection Criteria can be obtained from the links below this advertisement or by contacting Susan Neilson on (03) 9426 3205 or email: recruitment@erea.edu.au.

Further application information can be obtained from Susan Neilson, Professional Officer Human Resources on 03 9426 3205, or by emailing recruitment@erea.edu.au.

Applications can be emailed to The Executive Director at recruitment@erea.edu.au or posted to:

The Executive Director

Edmund Rice Education Australia

PO Box 91



Applications close 4.00pm on Thursday, 5 November 2020.


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.