Head of Science

Presbyterian Ladies' College (PLC) Melbourne is a leading ELC-Year 12 Christian independent school for girls offering both the VCE and International Baccalaureate. 

PLC has an outstanding academic tradition, an international focus and strong pastoral and co-curricular programs focusing on encouraging leadership, service and life-long personal development and learning.

The Role:

PLC invites applications from experienced Science teachers who are either aspiring or experienced leaders for the position of Head of Science.

Commencing at the start of the 2022 school year, this role will lead a team of accomplished, highly collaborative Science Teachers who are focused on creative, reflective development of curriculum and outcomes for our students.  As Head of Science, the role will encompass the leadership and management of staff in the Science department and will carry a Science teaching load of approximately 0.65 FTE.

PLC celebrates diversity and inclusion within our School community. The successful applicant will be a passionate educator who will confidently guide, develop and nurture our students’ love of learning, whilst also understanding the need for strong classroom practice and the maintenance of high standards amongst our students.

You will represent a positive role model for young women, be able to relate well to students, colleagues and parents, and be committed to the integrity and Christian ethos of the College.

If you are keen to start your new year with a new opportunity, and make your mark as a leader in a successful independent girls’ school, we would love to hear from you.
All staff must commit to a culture that supports and embraces Child Safe Standards. The successful applicant will be required to hold and maintain a valid Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) registration.

Download the complete job description here: Head of Science

​How To Apply

Applicants should:

  • Download and complete the application form ‘Application for Employment' from the PLC website
  • Prepare a comprehensive letter outlining your suitability for the role, as well as your resume and university transcripts
  • Email all of these documents to the Principal at employment@plc.vic.edu.au by 5pm 10 August