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Tatachilla Lutheran College
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    Tatachilla Lutheran College is a leading R-12 co-educational Christian school supporting a thriving student population of 1,100 children in the heart of the stunning McLaren Vale wine region. Minutes from the captivating beaches and alluring hinterland of the Fleurieu Peninsula, the College is set on 26 hectares of world-class rural beauty.

    Education at Tatachilla is a hands-on, lived experience. The College offers an immersive, values-rich curriculum aimed at helping students to discover their strengths, achieve personal excellence and use their natural resourcefulness to lead lives of purpose and meaning.

    The school is set apart by its vibrant Lutheran culture, personalised teaching approach, strong sense of community and commitment to empowering students to develop as whole human beings: socially, emotionally, intellectually, physically and spiritually.

    The College is also renowned for its exceptional performing arts program, voracious love of sports, expertise in elite athlete development, unique 3.4-hectare ecosanctuary, commitment to environmental education and, more recently, its emerging agricultural science pathway.

    Reporting to the College Board, the Principal is delegated responsibility for the spiritual, educational, operational and financial leadership within the College. The Principal will work closely with the Board appointed Business Director and lead the dedicated Executive Team to deliver the vision and mission of the College.  The successful candidate will be a committed Lutheran and highly experienced education professional with the pedagogical credibility and passion to inspire Tatachilla’s dedicated staff and lead a dynamic vision for teaching and learning.

    The College values a collaborative and empowering leadership style. Authenticity, warmth, grace, alacrity, resilience, commercial and political acumen, supreme communication skills and stakeholder management ability are important qualities sought in this highly respected and influential position.

    Critical to the role is the delivery of a refreshed strategic plan that will guide the College through its next chapter of growth and embrace the rich tradition of Lutheran spirituality.

    Make an enquiry to explore this rare and exciting leadership opportunity within a highly supportive and aspirational College community with deep roots and an even deeper heart.

    For this Candidate Information Pack, please click here or the PDF icon.

    For further information on our client, please visit tatachilla.sa.edu.au

    Applications including a cover letter and CV should be addressed to Andrew Reed and Bernie Dyer.  Please click on the Apply Today button to submit your application.

    For a confidential discussion, please call (08) 8100 8849 from Tuesday, 12th March 2024.

    Please contact the number above if you do not receive an auto response email acknowledging your application.

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