Greenacre Christian College

Applications Close: 5 Aug 2024

Commencement Date: 1 Jul 2024


Applications are warmly invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons for the position of Principal at Greenacre Christian College (GCC). This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, caring, and experienced Christian educational leader dedicated to making a positive impact on the lives of students, staff, and families.

GCC is a K-12 school of approximately 320 students that has operated in inner western Syndey in Greenacre, NSW for 40 years. Greenacre Christian College is a member of the Melos Group of Schools (, which consists of 6 Christian Schools operating across NSW. As a result, the position of Principal of Greenacre Christian College provides a unique opportunity to exercise a senior executive role in a collaborative school arrangement which provides experiences not found in stand-alone schools.

The foundational pillars of GCC are Christ-Centred, Faith in Action, Life-Long Learning and a Nurturing Community. These pillars underpin and shape our approach to the holistic development of young people, the pursuit of academic excellence and the pastoral care of our students in a faith-based environment.

The successful applicant will report to the Executive Principal and possess:

  • a clear understanding of the philosophy of Christian Education and the distinctives of Christian schooling;
  • a genuine commitment to the College’s stated values, Christian foundations and philosophy;
  • a demonstrated ability to develop and implement strategic plans;
  • appropriate academic qualifications and a distinguished teaching record;
  • significant educational leadership experience;
  • competency in the use and understanding of current information technology in common use,
  • well-developed time, people management and problem-solving skills;
  • knowledge of current educational trends, research, and best practices
  • excellent pastoral skills;
  • ability to build positive relationships with parents, guardians, and the wider community
  • well developed communication and interpersonal skills.

The successful applicant must be a committed Christian and be prepared to work under the ethos of the College.

To obtain a copy of the Candidates’ Information Pack please contact:

Phillip Nash

Executive Principal | Melos Education

Email: [email protected]

Mobile: 0437 346 315

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