HEAD OF YEAR Kolbe Catholic College Western Australia



Status:                         Full-time ongoing

Commencing:               1 January 2024                                               

The Head of Year is responsible for the ongoing development and implementation of the Pastoral Care program that meets the needs of the students of the particular year level. In so doing the Head of Year will work collaboratively with the Pastoral Care teachers within the relevant Year level portfolio. They will be required to be an experienced teacher and demonstrate the ability to inspire teachers and students. Embracing contemporary pedagogies, they will be innovative in their approach and further enhance the College’s dynamic and authentic learning environment. 

The Head of Year, although accountable to the Principal, will work in close collaboration with the Deputy Principals (Year 7,9,11 and 8,10,12) who have responsibility for the total overview of pastoral care coordination within the College. They also form part of the Pastoral Leaders team at the College, responsible for the whole school pastoral vision. 

As with all staff, and particularly those in leadership positions, it is essential that the Head of Year strives to witness Gospel values to the whole school community. It is important that the Head of Year, as in all leadership positions in Catholic schools, continues to develop both spiritually and professionally. Full job description is available at the College’s website. 

Confidential enquiries may be made by contacting Ms Anita O’Donohue, Vice Principal at the College. In keeping with the Australian Privacy Policy we are required to advise that unsuccessful applicant documents will be retained for three months from the closing date of applications, after this time they will be destroyed.

To apply please submit:

  • A covering letter addressed to the Principal, Mr Neil Alweyn
  • Separate statement addressing Selection Criteria
  • A current Resume stating relevant experience and including accreditation certificates, academic transcripts and contact details of three confidential referees
  • A current copy of your TRBWA and WWC card

Applications to be emailed to [email protected]

Applications close at 4.00pm Tuesday 19 September 2023.



Kolbe Catholic College Western Australia

Job Salary

Full time