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Ipswich Junior Grammar School offers high quality, non-denominational education for boys and girls (Kindy to Year 6). We pride ourselves on providing a personalised, holistic education with a focus on academic excellence.

Ipswich Junior Grammar School supports Equal Opportunity Employment.


Ipswich Girls’ Grammar School including Ipswich Junior Grammar School – Principal

Founded in 1892 as a non-denominational day and boarding school, Ipswich Girls’ Grammar School (incorporating the co-educational Ipswich Junior Grammar School) is today one of Queensland’s most successful K-12 schools, with more than 1,000 day and boarding students across its co-educational Early Education Centre and primary school and its girls-only secondary school. Boarding is available from Year 5.

The School, located in Queensland’s fastest growing region, has long been one of Queensland’s highest-performing academic schools, and prides itself on preparing students for higher learning, global citizenship and life. The incoming Principal will have  a great opportunity, working with the Board of Trustees, to help shape the next version of the School’s strategic direction and influence the associated capital works program.

With the completion of Dr Peter Britton’s final contract as Principal of Ipswich Girls’ Grammar School including Ipswich Junior Grammar School after 12 years as Principal, the Trustees of the IGGS & IJGS Board invite applications for the role of Principal from January 2023. Dr Britton leaves the School, in its 130th year, as a leading academic school in the region and with the highest enrolment in 20 years.

Please obtain information about the position by calling the consultant assisting the School, Kathy McLean, of Fish & Nankivell, on 0414 376 698, or emailing Applications will close on Sunday 19 June 2022.


Position Information Attachments Closing date
Senior School Relief Teachers Ipswich Girls’ Grammar School is seeking casual Relief Teachers to support the School on an as needs basis. Job Advertisement
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Junior School Relief Teachers Ipswich Junior Grammar School is seeking casual Relief Teacher to support the School on an as needs basis. Job Advertisement
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Lead Netball Coach - Technical Ipswich Girl’s Grammar School Is one of ten high performing schools included in Queensland’s premier schoolgirls’ sporting competition, the QGSSSA. Sporting excellence is a key focus of the School’s growth strategy, and we are currently seeking Lead Netball Coach – Technical to support the Cocurricular program at Ipswich Girls’ Grammar School over the netball season. Job Advertisement
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Residential Boarding Supervisor We are currently seeking a passionate Senior Residential Boarding Supervisor to support the Boarding House community of happy young women on a full-time, fixed-term position for the 2022 school year. Living on-site in a newly renovated one-bedroom flat, in this busy role you will be responsible for the welfare and supervision of boarding students in Years 5 to 12 in the Boarding House and provide support and guidance to other Boarding Supervisors to ensure that the students are comfortable and supported in their ‘home away from home’. Job Advertisement
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Geography Teacher The School is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated senior school Geography teacher on a part-time (0.7FTE), fixed-term basis from Monday 11 July to Friday 12 August 2022. This vacancy is to support a staff member who is taking long service leave. Job Advertiement
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Monday 23 May, 2022 5:00 pm

Application and Recruitment

Teaching applicants must have Queensland teacher registration. All other applicants must be the holder of, or obtain, a Working with Children Suitability Card (Blue Card) and provide Proof of Right to Work in Australia.

When submitting an application, please provide your Resume including the names of two recent referees, an accompanying cover letter and responses to the selection criteria (if applicable).

Blue Card Requirements

Applicants must be the holder of a Working with Children Suitability Card (Blue Card). Blue Card Services have introduced a ‘No Card, No Start’ policy which means all employees must hold a current, valid paid employee Blue Card prior to commencing work.  Click here for more details. You must not sign an application form if you are a disqualified person. Further information and relevant application forms are available on the Blue Card Services website