Head of Junior School

St Virgil’s College, Hobart

St Virgil’s College is a Kindergarten to Year 10, (Year 12 from 2024) school for boys, founded in 1911 and conducted by Edmund Rice Education Australia. The aim of the College is to support parents in educating their sons within the Catholic tradition and in the spirit of Blessed Edmund Rice.

The St Virgil’s College Junior School (Kindergarten to Grade 6) is located in Patrick Street, Hobart, adjacent to St Mary’s Cathedral and accommodates up to 200 students. Kindergarten commenced at the Junior School in 2021, and will be followed by Prep in 2022, Grade 1 in 2023 and Grade 2 in 2024. The secondary campus will expand to Year 7-12 from 2024 with Year 11 commencing in 2023.

The Head of Junior School is a senior position within the College’s Leadership structure commencing in 2022. As the College embarks upon this exciting time in its distinguished history it is seeking to appoint a dynamic and innovative Head of Junior School who is an experienced, passionate and committed Catholic educational leader. The Head of Junior School will be responsible for the day to day operation of the Junior campus, ensuring that all learning and teaching is consistent with the mission of a Catholic school for boys in the tradition of Blessed Edmund Rice.

The position will have enhanced responsibilities over the next three years with the St Virgil’s College Junior School expanding to progressively include Kindergarten to Grade 2.

All information about the role, including the application process, can be found here.