Deputy Principal Calrossy Anglican School (NSW)

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  • Permanent role
  • Applications close: 5pm on Sunday, 27 August 2023.
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Michael Bignill
Senior Education Consultant

Calrossy Anglican School is a leading Day and Boarding School, situated in the vibrant regional hub of Tamworth, nestled within the picturesque North-Western slopes of New South Wales. With a legacy spanning 104 years, the school has a reputation for fostering exceptional academic accomplishment and boasts a comprehensive co-curricular program. Catering to a diverse student body, the school welcomes over 1000 girls and boys, from Prep to Year 12, ensuring a holistic and inclusive educational experience. Among its strengths lies the thriving boarding community, accommodating 180 resident students who enrich the school’s cultural fabric.

The Deputy Principal holds a pivotal and esteemed leadership role, ideally suited for educators aspiring to higher leadership positions. In close collaboration with the Principal and the Heads of Junior School, Calrossy 7 – 9, and Senior Secondary, the Deputy Principal will assume responsibility for overseeing and efficiently managing school operations, from Prep to Year 12. As a school devoted to the pursuit of ‘Excellence in a Christian Environment,’ the Deputy Principal will play a crucial role in championing and embodying this vision. She or he will support the Principal in providing outstanding teaching and learning and enhancing a positive learning culture and environment across our campuses.

Leading by example, the successful candidate will hold responsibility for ongoing improvement, innovation and growth in the school’s academic programs. The role has a significant wellbeing element, leading and caring for staff and students in accordance with the Calrossy Mission, Vision and Strategic goals of holistic education and growing successful graduates who are creators of hope and meaningful change.

In addition to oversight of school operation, the Deputy Principal plays an important role in the planning and implementation of strategy and policy, in partnership with the Senior Leadership Team and the Calrossy Board.

It is expected that the successful applicant will align to the Christian philosophy of Calrossy, as a school in the Anglican Diocese of Armidale and demonstrate an active personal faith.

The Deputy Principal will deputise for the Principal when required and is an ex officio member of the School Board.

Calrossy Anglican School has zero tolerance for child abuse and is committed to providing a child safe environment where children and young people are safe and feel safe, as outlined in the Child Protection Policy.

Hutton Consulting Australia is partnering with Calrossy Anglican School in the search and selection process for this position. For a confidential discussion regarding the application process and to access candidate information, please contact Michael Bignill 0425 271 822 or  

Applications should be emailed to by 5:00pm on Sunday 27 August 2023.