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Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ) employs experts with diverse skills to ensure the delivery of a wide range of quality membership services.

ISQ has four Organisational Principles:

  • Responsive leadership through intentional response to the needs of members.
  • Reflective practices through a continuous improvement culture based on action research.
  • Respect for choice and diversity in a culture of professional service.
  • Commitment to excellence in education by all schools for all students.

Jobs at ISQ

There are currently no opportunities to work with ISQ.

Jobs in independent schools

ISQ does not recruit teachers on behalf of independent schools. Each independent school is responsible for the employment of its teaching and other staff. It is recommended that prospective employees of independent schools contact the relevant school directly or check their website in relation to possible vacancies.

Current vacancies at ISQ member schools are advertised on the following websites:

  • SmartTeachers - Recruitment service specialising in permanent and long-term contract roles within the independent sector.  
  • SmartLeaders - An executive leadership consulting and recruitment company. 
  • Seek - General job site servicing employers in Australia and overseas.

Jobs with other organisations

Current vacancies at other industry organisations can be viewed on the following websites:

 

Upcoming Events

Re-engaging students in education

22 June 2018 - Young people who have disengaged from mainstream education now represent 1 in every 80 students enrolled at Queensland independent schools, contradicting a common public perception that the sector only caters for the privileged.

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Economic factors influencing the sector

19 June 2018 - This issue of Briefings looks at the economic factors influencing the health of the independent schooling sector and examines Cognitive Load Theory and the learning limits of students. 

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ISQ responds to Qld Budget

12 June 2018 - Independent Schools Queensland has welcomed the record allocation of $98.4m to support capital works in non-state schools in the 2018-19 Queensland Budget handed down today.

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