Vacancy – School Principal


The School for the German Language in Adelaide teaches German language and culture, on a part-time basis, mainly on Saturday mornings during school terms.

The School has been operating for 57 years and currently has an enrolment of nearly 200 students, in classes from pre-school to Year 12, plus adult courses,

The School is a community-based, not-for-profit organisation governed by an annually elected committee of volunteers.  It is financed through tuition fees plus subsidies from the South Australian Government and from the German Government.  It is also supported by an active Parents and Friends Association.

The School currently operates from three campuses at Adelaide High School, Sturt Street Community School, and Nuriootpa Primary School, under the direction of the school Principal.

Due to the resignation of the former Principal, we are seeking an experienced and highly capable German language teacher to provide the educational leadership for the School.    (The School is currently operating with an Acting Principal and an Acting Head of Adelaide High Campus).

The Position Description and Selection Criteria
are in the link below (download as a pdf file):
Principal Position Description

Pay and Conditions

This is a casual part-time position, paid at $200 per school week, plus an expense allowance of $15 per school week.

Further Information

For further information please contact:
Stefan Landherr
Tel:        0419 030 536


Send your written application to:

The Secretary
School for the German Language Inc
PO Box 10140
Gouger St
Adelaide   SA  5000

or via email  attachment to:

Closing date is 28th February.


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