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


Rostrevor College

Woodforde, Adelaide SA
Commencing January 2022

The College:

Rostrevor College is a Catholic day and boarding school in the Edmund Rice tradition for boys in Reception to Year 12. The College has a current enrolment of approximately 880 students, supported by over 130 teaching and support staff. Nestled in the foothills of the Mount Lofty Ranges at Woodforde, just nine kilometres from the Adelaide CBD, Rostrevor boasts exceptional facilities and has a strong reputation for producing well-rounded young men in Adelaide.

 The Role:

The Executive Director of Edmund Rice Education Australia (EREA) is seeking to appoint an experienced and contemporary educator who will drive the vision of the College into the next phase of its journey. This is an exciting opportunity to lead a team of professional educators and support staff dedicated to providing students with the best opportunities in a safe and inclusive environment. The incoming Principal will join not just the Rostrevor community but, also the Rostrevor family.

The successful applicant will be an experienced educational leader with a passion for learning and the 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.

For further information about the position, please contact Brian Schumacher, EREA Regional Director Central Western, on (08) 7130 0802 or brian.schumacher@erea.edu.au. Click here to view the Rostrevor College 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.