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:

Applicants must hold current suitability checks relevant to profession at the time of appointment, academic staff are required to hold current Queensland College of Teachers Registration and all other employees to hold a paid working with children blue card.

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

Should you require assistance with your submission please contact

Applicants can submit an expression of interest for vacancies not currently available via a current curriculum vitae and cover letter addressed to Dr Sandra Hastie, Principal Somerville House.

Current Vacancies

Friday, 14 June 2024

Senior Chaplain

Christian Ministry Students are encouraged to clarify and deepen their understanding of reasons for belief in the Christian faith and encouraged to develop an understanding of the wisdom of the Christian foundation as they explore the life application of the good news of Jesus.  Students from all backgrounds are welcome...
Friday, 14 June 2024

Casual Cook

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 casual position that can offer rotational rostered shifts?Can you demonstrate...
Thursday, 13 June 2024

Somerfare Tuckshop Assistant

This is a permanent part-time term-time position working 20 hours per week between 8.30am and 1.30pm across Tuesday to Friday each week.Having demonstrated experience in a fast paced kitchen or tuckshop environment, our ideal candidate will have a commitment to providing exceptional customer service and food delivery. Working alongside a collaborative...