Why Ravenswood


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Ravenswood is a Uniting Church K-12 Day and Boarding school for girls located on Sydney's leafy upper north shore. Ravenswood students enjoy outstanding academic success supported by innovative teaching practices that are underpinned by a whole school approach to Positive Education.  

Our five Guiding Principles of Respect, Courage, Excellence, Compassion and Optimism provide the framework that guide our day-to-day behaviours as a school community.

As a school, in everything we do, we consider:

  • How will we support the learning experience of each student
  • How does this reflect the Guiding Principles.

The staff at Ravenswood are a professional, experienced and talented team with a commitment to the creation of exciting and rigorous learning opportunities for the individual development and motivation of each student.

Ravenswood offers outstanding professional development and leadership opportunities for staff and a warm inclusive professional community.

For further information about working at Ravenswood, please download our Working at Ravenswood document.

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Employment Process

Applicants for all positions at Ravenswood must have the right to work in Australia. All successful applicants must also complete a Working with Children Check.

For more information on Working with Children Checks, please visit the NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian website.

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Ravenswood as a place to work

Applicants Our goal is to achieve excellence, leadership, learning and teaching by attracting and retaining world-class staff, passionate about the students. We provide staff professional development through the Ravenswood Institute.

Our School is a strong community with a global education perspective offering the Higher School Certificate (HSC) and International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma.

Ravenswood has world-class award-wining facilities and is located 15 kilometres from the Sydney Central Business District and a five minute walk from Gordon train station and bus interchange.
Find out more about current opportunities or apply for a position at Ravenswood here:   

Teaching Positions Only

Applications must be accredited to teach in NSW and hold a NESA Registration Number. For more information, please visit the NSW Educational Standards Authority website.  

Casual Teachers

Casual Teachers should submit a résumé and cover letter through the online recruitment system using, 'Register Your Interest':

Get in Contact

For more information, please contact Amanda Smith, our Director of Human Resources, via email at asmith@ravenswood.nsw.edu.au or follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/school/ravenswood-school-for-girls/