For the Whole of Their Life.

Saints Academy | Innovations in Education - Leader

The St Philip's Christian College group of schools leads the way in Whole of Life Education. At St Philip's Christian College (SPCC), we passionately believe in the need for independent schools which develop the whole child - intellectually, socially, physically and spiritually; schools that maintain high academic and behavioural standards while keeping the truth of the Christian Gospel at its core.

Saints Academy, as part of St Philips Christian Education, is an innovative new program in the after school space where intentional and tailored learning is offered to children as an alternative to traditional after school care options. We offer unhurried learning opportunities for curious children to engage in learning they love, times in nature and a focus on physical fitness, health, well-being and creativity.

We are currently looking to employ a Saints Academy | Innovations in Education - Leader (30 hours per week). Are you an innovator? Have you ever asked the question, “is there a better way of doing things? Have you previously revolutionized teaching programs? This is a unique and exciting opportunity to bring your knowledge and teaching experience to pioneer this new space in future education.

The leader of the program is responsible for:

  • The educational program
  • Creating engaging learning environments
  • Supervision, safety and wellbeing of children
  • Leading and supporting staff
  • Developing relationships with families

Position Selection Criteria


  • Experienced Primary or Secondary teacher or
  • ACECQA approved Diploma-level qualification
  • Desirable to hold a National Police Check (state/territory relevant)
  • First aid qualifications


  • Experience in a management position and evidence of having provided inspirational and decisive leadership
  • Experience as a classroom teacher
  • Demonstration of initiative and innovation
  • Ability to self-manage and meet timelines
  • Highly developed written and verbal communication/presentation skills
  • Knowledge of Workplace Health and Safety


  • Knowledge of the: National Quality Standard,
  • Education and Care Services National Regulations,
  • Education and Care Services National Law,
  • Approved Learning Framework


  • Highly-developed communication and personal skills
  • Ability to lead the team in pedagogical matters including program planning and professional development
  • Ability to develop, implement and evaluate policies and procedures
  • Computer literacy (MS Office Suite, CCSS systems, Qikkids or similar. Training will be offered)

For More Information

For more information make sure to read through our Saints Academy | Innovations in Education - Leader Information Pack and our Saints Academy Job Prospectus.

To apply please send a completed Teacher Application Form, cover letter and CV to

To discuss the role further contact Paul Wellham at

Applications Close

Monday 27 March 2023

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