Head of a Day House

Kensington Park, South Australia 
  • Leadership Position
  • Commencing January 2022

Pembroke School is a co-educational, non-denominational, day and boarding school from Early Learning Centre to Year 12. Pembroke School offers the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) and is also an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School, offering the IB Diploma and Primary Years Program (PYP). Pembroke School has over 1250 students from Years 7-12.

The Head of a Day House is an important leadership role within the Middle and Senior School, key in assisting the Heads of sub-school in managing the welfare, wellbeing and progress of students from Years 7 to 12.

We are seeking an exceptional pastoral care leader and educator who will be an excellent role model for our young people. They will have the skills to develop deep and broad understanding of the students within their House, maintaining connection with students as they move through the Middle and Senior Schools.

The Head of a Day House will provide support and leadership to the Middle School Tutors in their House. They will develop and maintain effective lines of communication with the Year 11/12 Coordinators, Senior School Tutors, Student Welfare Teams and other Middle and Senior School based leaders.

Pembroke School offers a collegial and dynamic professional environment with generous provision for staff professional development.

Applications are invited from suitable applicants with outstanding leadership skills who are currently registered (or eligible for registration) with the Teacher’s Registration Board of South Australia.

For general information on Employment at Pembroke School, please refer to our website 

For any enquiries regarding this position please email [email protected]


Full details and a Job and Person Specification for this position can be downloaded from the School's website 

All applications should be submitted in PDF form via the online Employment Application Form

Applications close at 9.00am on Friday 22 October 2021.

Late applications cannot be accepted.

Pembroke School is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications closing Friday 22 October 2021