Deputy Head of Industry Education (Central) Job in Brisbane QLD at anzuk Education –

Significant leadership position

New campus

Brisbane location

The Australian Industry Trade College (AITC) warmly invites applications for the position of Deputy Head of Industry Education (Central), to lead our new Brisbane region forward educating the future leaders of industry.

This is an exciting opportunity for a highly skilled, relational and experienced leader who will:

provide high-level educational leadership to meet the AITC’s objectives and outcomes

seamlessly blend senior education and industry readiness

possess a passion for designing and delivering senior secondary learning experiences with an unwavering industry-led agenda

The AITC is a school unapologetically “by industry for industry”, where Year 10, 11 and 12 students complete their senior secondary education whilst pursuing and commencing a career within industry. The young person’s search for a suitable apprenticeship or traineeship is facilitated by the team at the AITC, with a range of employees whose role it is to coach and mentor young people to develop key employability skills and refine character to meet the needs of industry.

The Deputy Head of Industry Education (Central) reports to the Head of Industry Education and is responsible for providing high-level educational leadership to meet the AITC’s objectives and outcomes.

The Deputy Head of Industry Education (Central) will remain up-to-date with pedagogical theories and developments in industry-led senior secondary education and possess a passion for designing and delivering senior secondary learning experiences with an unwavering industry-led agenda. They will gain a deep understanding of the environment, industry and communities in which their assigned campuses operate and leverage these for their region’s ongoing success.

The key outcomes required of this position are:
AITC senior secondary program delivers on our purpose to educate the future leaders of industry

Effective workforce strategies and practices drive quality, achievement and improvement in the assigned campus teams

Annual Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are achieved for assigned campuses

Esprit de corps and collaboration across the College modelled

A visible focus on safety as a first thought, with actions aligned to this value

Qualifications and Experience

To be successful in this role you will be able to demonstrate the following essential and desirable knowledge and skills.


QCT Registration (or willingness to gain)

High level education leadership and financial acumen with demonstrated understanding of business process development and continuous improvement methodologies

Passion to lead an innovative industry-led senior secondary educational program

Proven ability to build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders (internal and external) and work collaboratively

Highly developed communication skills, both written and oral

Ability to work under pressure, in a fast-paced environment, and respond to and resolve issues effectively

Ability to demonstrate and champion the AITC values

Right to work in Australia


Independent Schooling leadership experience

Understanding of the AASN Program, School-Based Apprenticeships and VET sector including current trends and change factors impacting the education and apprenticeship sector

Master of Education (or equivalent)

Tertiary qualifications in management, business or a related field

Commencing during Term 4, 2021, the Deputy Head of Industry Education (Central) is a permanent, ongoing leadership position.

For a confidential conversation, enquiries regarding the application process or to obtain an Applicant Information Pack, please contact:

Brendan Fraser +61 438 618 604, [email protected] or

Nathan Blunt +61 7 36061081, [email protected]

Your application should consist of a:
Cover letter (1 page)

Statement addressing each of the key selection criteria, as outlined in the Applicant Information Pack (no more than 2 pages)

Curriculum Vitae

Applications should be emailed to Brendan Fraser, Senior Executive Consultant:

E: [email protected]

Closing date: Friday 20 August 2021.

About the Company

Company: anzuk Education –

Company Location:  Brisbane QLD

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