Durack College is a unique tertiary residence for young women studying in Brisbane. We foster a positive culture and strong sense of community, where residents contribute generously to daily college life in a nurturing, scholarly environment characterised by collegians who are compassionate, vital, curious and aspirational.
We are currently inviting applications for the role of:
This is a broad role responsible for the strategic and operational management of Durack College. The three main focuses of the role are:
The successful candidate will be a high capacity, experienced leader with a demonstrated understanding and experience in managing a commercial enterprise including financial management, risk management, marketing and human resources. You will be someone who thinks quickly on your feet to problem solve a range of situations day to day.
The successful candidate will be an excellent role model for the residents and have a passion for women’s education, career development and leadership. This role is the key contact for Durack College with the students, their families and all key stakeholders. You will therefore possess exceptional interpersonal skills and have the ability to quickly read situations and adapt accordingly.
This role will initially be offered on a 3 year fixed term contract. There may be the opportunity to extend this contract at the end if this is mutually agreeable.
This is a unique leadership opportunity for an experienced leader to combine their commercial business knowledge with an opportunity to support, mentor and empower young women as they complete their tertiary studies.
Applications addressed to the Principal should be received by midday Monday 16 July 2018.
To view the Position Description of the College Director, please click here.
To find the application form please click the link