Principals, The Australian Industry Trade College – AITC (QLD)

  • Permanent role
  • Applications close: Sunday 12 March, 5:00pm, 2023
D Roylett
Darren Roylett
Senior Education Consultant

Australian Industry Trade College (AITC) is unlike any other school.

It is a school for young people who seek a deliberately different educational experience.

An industry-driven one.

For those who want to learn in the classroom, within workplaces, and on the job. AITC is a School for those young people who seek to start building real-world strengths and skills now, not only in the future.

Due to continuous demand and growth, Australian Industry Trade College (AITC) is looking for dynamic and innovative Principals to join the leadership team and have exciting opportunities available at their Brisbane, Ipswich, Toowoomba, and Redlands Schools.

As a Principal at AITC, you will be an exceptional and visionary leader committed to ensuring that AITC strategically delivers a sector-leading industry-driven educational experience for students, employees, industry and wider community. You will play a key role in shaping the future of the AITC students and meeting Australia’s economic needs for skilled trade professionals. You will be responsible for developing industry partnerships, promoting innovation, and ensuring that AITC schools are at the forefront of the latest trends.

The AITC Principal will demonstrate a strong commitment to an innovative industry-driven senior secondary education model that connects the world of education with the world of work. The AITC Principal will join other AITC Principals and senior leaders as a member of the AITC Senior Leadership Team with reporting responsibilities to the Director of Industry Education and the broader Executive Leadership Team.

The role will draw on and utilise available evidence-informed leadership and pedagogical practices to motivate the quality of teaching and learning and nurture positive relationships between students, teachers, industry, and community stakeholders.

The AITC Principal and their school leadership team will also work collaboratively with the integrated resourcing and shared services to ensure optimisation of operations and resources, school improvement goals and achieve performance indicators.

AITC are seeking candidates who are passionate about education and committed to creating a school of the future.

The successful candidate will;

  • Have a passion for working with young people.
  • Have a passion for Industry.
  • Have an entrepreneurial approach to building partnerships.
  • Be an innovative and future focused educational leader.

AITC offer a supportive and inclusive working environment, where you will have the opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of young people who aspire to work in Industry.

If you are a driven and visionary leader, with a passion for education and a commitment to excellence, we would love to hear from you!

AITC is committed to child safety. As such, the successful applicant will be expected to satisfy child protection screening and adhere to the College’s Child Safe Policy and Code of Conduct.

AITC is partnering with Hutton Consulting Australia to assist with the search and selection process for this position. For a candidate information pack, a confidential discussion or enquiries regarding the application process, please contact Darren Roylett on or 0488001064


Closing date: 5pm, Sunday 12th March 2023