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Located in beachside Glenelg, St Peter’s Woodlands provides an inclusive and nurturing early years and primary education for children aged from two to twelve years old.

A co-educational Independent school, founded on Anglican Christian traditions, St Peter’s Woodlands supports children on their own learning journey through the delivery of a progressive curriculum. Our commitment is to deliver exceptional teaching, including the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program, diverse extra-curricular opportunities and dedicated learning support, preparing students for life-long learning.

If you are interested in joining our dynamic team please follow the steps below.


Current Positions

School Community Coordinator – Permanent part-time ESO role

We are seeking a passionate and relationships focused individual to join us in the newly created role of School Community Coordinator. The position will lead the community, Old Scholar and Foundation arms of St Peter’s Woodlands, enhance relationships with key stakeholders and promote the school. This is a permanent part-time (0.6) opportunity working 44 weeks per year. The hours of work are negotiable with the Principal, however it is expected that the person will work daily (5 days a week) during school terms and in some school holidays. This is a level 5 position, as per the St Peter’s Woodlands Enterprise Agreement.

Key Responsibilities/Duties (please see position description for full list of duties):

  • Working with current and past parents, SPW old scholars and the broader community.
  • Act as secretary of the SPW foundation to support fundraising and the promotion of the School Foundation.
  • Planning and facilitation of community events.
  • Social media management and administration.
  • Contribute to strategies that will enhance relationships and connections with the school.

To be successful applicants will have:

  • Demonstrated understanding of factors that affect school choice for parents.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage your own time independently and effectively.
  • Demonstrated ability to use initiative.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in writing.
  • Demonstrated competency in the use of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Demonstrated ability to present positively and confidently at all times.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate positively and effectively with children and adults.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a small team.
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of operating websites.
  • Have independently coordinated significant events.
  • Have worked independently in a busy and complex environment.
  • Have worked with databases and desktop publications.
  • Have worked within a Sales, Development or Fundraising environment.
  • Have managed a Budget.
  • Completed a relevant degree or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training.

If you are interested in joining our dynamic, Independent co-educational primary school, please apply for this job via Seek. Please ensure you attach both a covering letter (no longer than two pages) which addresses your suitability for the position and your experience and achievements. A current Curriculum Vitae and the contact details of two referees is also required. Only applications made via Seek will be considered.

Application and enquiries directed to:
Kate Hockley
Director of Human Resources
St Peter’s Woodlands Grammar School
Phone: (08) 8295 4317
Email: [email protected]

Applications close: Friday 21 May 2021 at 5pm

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Classroom Tech Assistant – Part-time Contract

We have an exciting part-time opportunity to join our ICT Department as the Classroom Tech Assistant. We are looking for a friendly and reliable individual who is able to setup, implement, maintain and problem solve in-classroom technology and devices used by both students, teachers and support staff. This is a contract part-time (0.8) opportunity working 42 weeks per year. It is expected that the person will work daily (5 days a week) during school terms and in some school holidays. Some out of hours work may be required. This is a level 3 position, as per the St Peter’s Woodlands Enterprise Agreement.

Key Responsibilities/Duties (please see position description for full list of duties):

  • ICT Support for Classrooms including providing a timely and effective help desk function.
  • Assisting teachers and students with ICT support during classroom based activities (predominantly iPads and iOS apps).
  • Assist with the deployment, care and maintenance of other ICT hardware across the school (e.g. laptops, chromebooks, TV’s, projectors).
  • Maintain the ICT hardware asset inventory and devices inventory database.
  • General ICT support across the school.

To be successful applicants will have:

  • Demonstrated ability to manage your time effectively with a range of concurrent responsibilities
  • Demonstrated ability to use initiative, research issues and proactively manage communications back to staff
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, in particular in-person with teaching staff and young students of varying ages, in a positive, engaging manner
  • Demonstrated competency in the use of hardware including iPads, Google Chromebooks, and other digital resources used to aid Learning and Teaching
  • Demonstrated competency in the use of software including iOS, Google Workspace, Microsoft Office Suite
  • Demonstrated ability to present professionally, positively and confidently at all times
  • Have worked with an extensive range of digital technology platforms
  • Have technical skills in one or more aspects of ICT (hardware or software)
  • Have a basic knowledge of Google Workspace
  • Have basic knowledge of iOS, Apple hardware, windows software environments
  • Related ICT Diploma level qualifications (completed or currently studying) is an advantage

If you are interested in joining our dynamic, Independent co-educational primary school, please apply via Seek and follow the relevant instructions. Please ensure you attach both a covering letter (no longer than two pages) which addresses your suitability for the position and your experience and achievements. A current Curriculum Vitae and the contact details of two referees is also required. Only applications made via Seek will be considered.

Application and enquiries directed to:
Kate Hockley
Director of Human Resources
St Peter’s Woodlands Grammar School
Phone: (08) 8295 4317
Email: [email protected]

Applications close: Monday 17 May 10am

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Temporary Relief Teaching

Relief Teaching, Education Support, Early Learning Co-Educator, OSHC Assistants, Sports Coaching

If you would like to be considered for Temporary Relief Teaching work at our School, your Curriculum Vitae, together with suitable references, may be forwarded to:

Director of Human Resources
St Peter’s Woodlands Grammar School
39 Partridge Street
GLENELG  SA  5045

Or via e-mail:  [email protected]

Successful applicants will be expected to satisfy child protection screening and adhere to St Peter’s Woodlands Grammar School’s Child Protection policies and procedures.