Head of School and Dean of Education

Toowoomba, Australia
06 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
22 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


forefront of current thinking and enables the Faculty to best equip graduates with the knowledge and expertise to enhance their employability.

Following a merger of two schools, the Faculty is now looking to appoint an inaugural Head of School and Dean of Education. Reporting to the Executive Dean and as a key member of the Faculty Executive Group, the Head of School and Dean will play a leading role in reshaping the School and providing strategic direction that will uniquely position the School as a leader in education.  

If you are looking for a challenge or the next step in your career and want to make a difference to education in Australia whilst also being part of a collaborative regional community, this could be the role of you. We are seeking visionary and energetic individuals with experience leading and inspiring teams to work towards a common strategic direction. Furthermore, individuals with evidence of building strong relationships with external partners such as schools, government and accreditation bodies would be highly relevant. A commitment to teaching and learning and supporting students to navigate their studies in combination with paid employment is essential. An understanding of initial teacher education would be highly desirable. In support of USQ’s core values, you will also foster and champion a diverse and inclusive culture within the School.

For further a confidential discussion about the role and to receive a detailed Candidate Information Booklet, please contact Mazin Almaimani at or on +61 2 8354 4020.”

To submit your application please visit the Perrett Laver website at quoting reference 3666.

Applications close Friday 22nd November, 2019.

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