Working at Brigidine

Brigidine College inspires girls to value learning, to be true to themselves and to honour their spiritual heritage. It challenges young women to act in the world with strength and gentleness.

Brigidine College St Ives is a catholic independent girls’ school situated on Sydney’s North Shore. The College seeks innovative and energetic teachers whose classroom practice shows a commitment to excellence and who engage students in a process of learning that promotes curiosity, confidence, achievement and service. A dynamic and supportive staff with a strong focus on professional learning makes Brigidine a workplace of choice.

We currently have one position available at the College.

The following position is Permanent Full-time commencing Term 1, 2020.

 Head of Department – English

The College seeks an innovative and energetic leader whose practice shows a commitment to excellence. Proven familiarity with the syllabus in all English courses is essential.  The ability to teach Stage 6 English Extension 1 and Extension 2 would be desirable.

You will be responsible for assessment and programming for English Years 7 – 12, leading the implementation of technology in the classroom and the mentoring of your staff. You will be an enthusiastic and expert leader, highly motivated and effective in developing engaging curriculum experiences.

A WWCC number and NESA accreditation is required.

A position description is here enquiries may be made to Liz May, Director Staff at or on 99886200.

Applications including a covering letter, qualifications, detailed Curriculum Vitae, the names and contact details of three referees should be addressed to: The Principal, at

Applications close 9am Friday 25 October 2019.