Careers at CEDP


Thank you for your interest in applying for a position with Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta (CEDP). We welcome passionate individuals to share our commitment to serving children and young people in Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains.

At any given time, we may have a variety of primary, secondary and specialist teaching roles available across our 80 schools as well as non-teaching positions in schools and our central office that support the delivery of innovative learning and teaching to around 43,500 students.

Our aim is to ensure our schools are the first choice for families, students and staff.

Check out our current opportunities below.

Instructional Leader

Apply now Job no: 503113
Work type: ongoing full-time
Location: St Anthony's Primary School - Girraween
Categories: School Leadership, Teaching

  • Commencing Term 1, 2023

  • Permanent Full Time position

  • This position attracts a 2 Point Coordinator Allowance

St Anthony’s is a co-educational systemic primary school with a population of approximately 400 students, located in Girraween. St Anthony’s was founded and led for more than thirty years by the Sisters of Mercy. We build on their foundations by striving to reflect the love of Jesus through the living out of our Mercy Values.

About the opportunity:

We are looking for an Instructional Leader to lead the learning and teaching within the school. In this role, you are responsible for leading and supporting the delivery of high quality personalised learning and teaching embedded in the Catholic worldview. 

More specifically you will: 

  • Contributing to the delivery of the system strategic intent and learning agenda within the local school context. 

  • Exercising Catholic leadership and fostering the faith formation of students and staff.

  • Leading the implementation of the learning framework, agreed pedagogical practice and school action plan with a focus on literacy and numeracy skills.

  • Coaching teachers and modelling agreed practice to support students at the point of need using data and research-informed practice in literacy and numeracy.

  • Enabling teachers to transfer intervention strategies to the local context.

  • Supporting teachers in the use of assessment and developing differentiated and personalised learning opportunities.

  • Analysing and using data to assist other leaders and teachers in understanding student and teacher learning needs.

  • Informing the professional learning and capacity building program of the school.

About you:

To be successful in this highly rewarding role you will demonstrate alignment to the core purpose and values of St Anthony’s along with:

  • Tertiary Qualification in Education

  • Statements of Service

  • Working with Children Check clearance

  • Expertise in Literacy and Numeracy

  • Leadership experience within primary or secondary

Please email your application to Patricia Reilly:


This position involves working with children. The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory employment screening for child-related employment including a valid Working with Children Check and adoption and compliance with CEDP’s Child Safeguarding Procedures and Code of Conduct When Working With Students and Children. For more information, please visit The Office of The Children’s Guardian here. 

Applicants wishing to work in any of  the schools within the Diocese, either as a casual, temporary or full time employee, must be classified with the CEDP.  If you are not already classified, you will need to complete the online registration for teachers process found on the CEDP website.

CEDP promotes the safety and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, and children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, as well as people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds.  

Apply today!

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