Following the announcement of the retirement of Mr Peter McGovern, the Executive Director of Edmund Rice Education Australia invites applications from suitably qualified women and men for appointment as:


Edmund Rice College, Wollongong, NSW

(Starting date:  Term 1, 2020)

Edmund Rice College is proudly a Catholic School in the Edmund Rice tradition catering for boys in Years 7 to 12. Located in the heart of the Illawarra, the College has a current enrolment of approximately 1,026 students.

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

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

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.

Further application information can be obtained from Bryan Rodgers on (03) 9426 3217 or about the College by visiting the College website

Applications can be emailed to The Executive Director at or posted to:

The Executive Director

Edmund Rice Education Australia

PO Box 91



Applications close 4.00pm on Thursday, 13 August 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.