Principal

Plenty Valley International Montessori School is committed to developing a community that thrives;

  • Do you have a benefit mindset?
  • Are you forward-thinking?
  • Do you work collaboratively?
  • Are you enterprising?

The board is passionate about building a performance and development culture of excellence. We are looking to support an experienced leader who is a strong communicator and has an ambition to lead a dynamic team of educators.

Established in 1974, Plenty Valley enjoys a strong history of exceptional education. The role provides an outstanding opportunity for an educationalist who wants to work in partnership with the Board and wider staff. Together we will work to grow and make a real impact through your leadership;

In unison we will steer the shared vision of the organisation and build on our wonderful culture of inclusiveness based on Montessori traditions

Be a distributive and strategic leader who inspires the community and sees change as an opportunity for positive growth

You will demonstrate that you work well with others across the school and strive to create a climate that unlocks the human potential of the individual

Our next leader has the skills to encourage and develop the collective capacity of the community.

In the classroom at Plenty Valley, you will work with educators to enhance the students’ natural curiosity, develop a joy of learning and build an environment that facilitates a love of inquiry and discovery. You will oversee a personalised and inclusive approach to curriculum delivery within multi-aged classrooms, while leading within a culture of respect, safety, well-being and continual improvement.

While a background in the Montessori philosophy would be an advantage, anyone with an enthusiasm to embrace the methodology will genuinely be considered. You will be supported with the appropriate professional development required to excel in this role.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our school. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

To discuss the role or submit your application for this position, please email [email protected] or call Matt Dodd for a confidential discussion on 03 9235 5128. Applications will be shortlisted upon receipt.

Listed:
8 March 2019

Plenty Valley International Montessori School

315 Aqueduct Road
St Helena VIC 3088
Australia