At Somerville House, staff members work in an active and vibrant environment, forging close-knit, collaborative working relationships. We are passionate practitioners and lifelong learners. We seek individuals who embrace the School’s Strategic Intent, and who support the open-minded and inclusive environment we are committed to maintaining. We offer all of our staff a competitive salary and benefits package.

Somerville House currently employs over 400 staff in various roles across academic and corporate support areas.

The School is located close to South Bank Parklands and is easily accessible to public transport. On-site car parking may be available, but is not guaranteed. Staff are able to access the Murray Evans Sports and Aquatic Centre facilities, Library services, Café and Tuckshop, as well as participate in events organised by the Staff Association.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value the strength diversity brings to the workplace. We have been a member of the Happy School program since 2019 and are committed to staff wellbeing and engagement.

If you are interested in joining our dynamic and collaborative team, we invite you to follow the below instructions to apply.

Applicants must provide the following information:

Please submit all applications with the above documentation by the specified closing date. 

Should you require assistance with your submission please contact

Current Vacancies

Monday, 25 Sept 2023


Are you looking to join a Catering Team immediately where you can showcase your skills and abilities as an experienced Cook?Do you have experience working in a fast-paced environment providing customer service to a large clientele?Are you looking for a full-time position with flexibility of school holiday periods off?Can you...
Tuesday, 19 Sept 2023

Head of Boarding

The Head of Boarding at Somerville House provides leadership within the boarding community and, as a senior staff member, within the wider school community. The Head of Boarding provides leadership and guidance to staff and students in the Boarding House, oversees the pastoral programs, and at all times models exemplary...
Thursday, 31 Aug 2023

Teacher - Learning Development

We are seeking to appoint an experienced and knowledgeable Teacher of Learning Development to join our Junior School on a permanent full-time basis commencing 1 January 2024.This position would see you responsible for but not limited to undertaking assessment of students, implementing individual learning programs for students, and implementing strategies...
Thursday, 31 Aug 2023

Café All-Rounder

Do you have barista and/or kitchen experience in a fast-paced food and beverage establishment?Are you committed to providing exceptional customer service?Do you want flexible working arrangements working on a casual basis Monday to Friday?Are you a reliable café all-rounder who has a ‘can do’ attitude?  If this sounds like you,...