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.

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.


Current Vacancies

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Friday, 18 Jun 2021

Administration Assistant – Senior School Attendance

We are seeking to appoint a highly organised Administration Assistant on a full-time, term-time basis to work within the Senior School. Reporting Line The Administration Assistant – Senior School Attendance reports to the Deputy Principal.  The Role  This role manages student attendance and co-ordinates daily supply teachers and internal supervisions to cover teacher absences across...
Friday, 18 Jun 2021

Casual Chef

We are seeking to appoint a Casual Chef to work within the Corporate Enterprise Team, approximately 15-30 hours per week across Monday to Sunday during the operational hours of 6.00am to 8.00pm.  Your day to day would encompass The day-to-day hands-on operation of catering services within the schools boarding facilityPlan...
Friday, 18 Jun 2021

Catering Assistant

We are seeking to appoint a Casual Catering Assistant to work within the Corporate Enterprise Team, approximately 10-15 hours per week across Monday to Sunday during the operational hours of 6.00am to 8.00pm.  Your day to day would encompass Maintaining an exceptional presentation of all kitchen and food service areas...
Friday, 18 Jun 2021

Administration Assistant – Data Analysis

The Role  You will provide high-level administrative and data management support to the Dean of Academic Programs and Deputy Principal. You will also (but not limited to): Work closely with the Academic Deans to implement Learning Analytics Take a lead role in planning, development, design, organisation and monitoring of data within...
Thursday, 17 Jun 2021

Sports Complex Shift Supervisor

The Sports and Aquatic Centre is seeking applications for the position of Shift Supervisor & Pool Lifeguard. This is an 'all year round' position. Reporting Line  The Shift Supervisor will work under the supervision of the Sports Complex Manager. In the absence of the Sports Complex Manager the Shift Supervisor is...
Monday, 14 Jun 2021

Residential Boarding Assistant

We are seeking to appoint a Residential Boarding Assistant to be employed during school term time, with accommodation and meals provided while on duty. Due to the nature of this position, female applicants need only to apply. Reporting Line All Boarding Staff report directly to the Head of Boarding for...
Friday, 11 Jun 2021

Director – Pre-Prep

We are seeking to appoint a Director of Pre-Prep, who will be responsible for the leadership and management of the Pre-Prep year within a whole school framework.  Reporting LineThe Director of Pre-Prep reports directly to the Head of Junior School, and will work collaboratively with the Assistant Head of Junior School...
Wednesday, 09 Jun 2021

Hockey Coaches

We are currently seeking applications to recruit enthusiastic and experienced coaches for the 2021 season. The Role  As these are casual positions, you will be advised by the Director of Sport and the Sport Co-ordinator of your working arrangements. For the 2021 hockey season, students will train on Monday and Wednesday afternoons from 3.40pm...