We believe that our teachers are one of our greatest assets. We are very proud of our staff and recognise that they work enthusiastically to produce outstanding outcomes for their students.

Our staff enjoy a warm, supportive and professional work environment. In return, we provide on-going professional development programs so that staff can continually build on their already high level of expertise.

Fintona Girls' School is committed to the safety and wellbeing of its students and has a zero tolerance of child abuse.  All applicants, if successful, will be expected to adhere to the School’s policies and procedures, including the Child Safety Code of Conduct. In addition, all applicants will undergo appropriate reference and background checks and must be either VIT registered (teachers) or hold a current Working with Children Check card.

Applications for employment should include a one page cover letter addressed to the Principal and a CV that includes three professional referees.  Applications are to be emailed to principal@fintona.vic.edu.au by the closing dated noted.

Current Vacancies

Property & Services Manager

About the School

Fintona Girls’ School is an independent, non-selective, non-denominational school located in the leafy eastern suburbs of Melbourne.  We are renowned for nurturing independent, ambitious and highly capable learners, and for staff and students that demonstrate our School motto: Age Quod Agis – Do what you do well. Our school is comprised of heritage and modern buildings surrounded by manicured gardens and grounds.

About the role

We are seeking a self directed, highly motivated and organised Property & Services Manager to lead our Grounds and Maintenance Department.  This role will have responsibility for maintenance, security, risk and compliance, facilities and services management throughout the School.

The Key Responsibilities for this role include:

  • Developing a proactive approach to programmed and reactive maintenance to ensure our assets are well maintained and safe;
  • Supporting, developing and supervising a team of grounds and maintenance staff;
  • Being responsible for the compliance management of all OH&S Essential Services requirements;
  • Together with the Business Manager, planning and implementing the minor capital works program;
  • Ensuring efficient and reliable contractor engagement; and
  • Preparing and adhering to maintenance budgets.

The successful applicant will be able to combine excellent building, compliance and project management knowledge together with high level IT skills.  As this role includes supervising and coordinating a team of talented staff, excellent organisational and communication skills and a willingness to lend a hand on the tools is essential.

About the benefits

As a member of Fintona, the successful applicant will enjoy generous entitlements, a supportive and collaborative working environment and the opportunity to make a significant difference.

About the application process

Further information can be obtained from the Position Description or Human Resources on 9830 1388.

Applications are to be emailed to the Principal, Ms Rachael Falloon at principal@fintona.vic.edu.au by Monday, 29 April 2019. Please note that applications will be reviewed on receipt and interviews may occur prior to the closing date.

Early Learning Centre (ELC) Casual Relief Assistants

Fintona ELC is seeking experienced and suitably qualified Early Childhood Assistants interested in Casual Relief work in our Early Learning Centre. We are looking for individuals that would be available on short notice to work in our centre throughout the year. Such work could include relieving staff for breaks as well as full relief days, replacing staff who are absent.

Applicants must have:

  • A current Working with Children Check
  • An appropriate Early Childhood qualification
  • A Current Level 2 First Aid qualification

Applications are to be emailed to the Principal, Ms Rachael Falloon at principal@fintona.vic.edu.au by Monday, 22 April 2019. Please note that applications will be reviewed on receipt and interviews may occur prior to the closing date

Fintona Girls’ School is committed to the safety, participation and empowerment of children.  The successful applicant will be required to provide current Working with Children and Police Checks.