Setting the highest standards of quality education

Queenwood is a non-denominational school for girls from Kindergarten to Year 12 offering Higher School Certificate and International Baccalaureate.


Statement of Commitment to Child Safety and Wellbeing
Queenwood is dedicated to creating a safe and child-friendly environment for all children and young people in our care. We emphasise a zero-tolerance policy for child abuse and harm, prioritising the best interests of students and their safety. The School is fully committed to complying with child protection laws and regulations, and we aim to foster a child-safe culture. Every member of the school community is responsible for ensuring the wellbeing and safety of all students, with a focus on keeping students' safety paramount in all their actions and decisions.

At Queenwood, we know that able, committed and caring staff are the key to providing high-quality education. We are a strong and highly collegial learning community, and we recognise the importance of attracting and retaining talented colleagues. We are distinctive for the level of professional emphasis we accord to staff, within a highly collaborative environment. We also offer well-resourced programs, exceptional support for professional learning and a variety of development pathways.

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While we have a small team of casual teachers who work regularly at Queenwood, we often seek additional casual staff in both our Junior and Senior Schools, so we welcome expressions of interest for casual teaching positions throughout the year.

When you submit your expression of interest, if your skills and experience align with a current opening, we will contact you. Please note: Submitting an expression of interest does not automatically ensure you will be offered work opportunities.

Please ensure you complete a cover letter, CV and Teaching Staff Application Form, above, when sending your interest to: 

All permanent positions are advertised separately below and on LinkedIn & require a separate application addressing the criteria outlined in the advertisement.
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We recognise that the quality of our people is critical to our educational mission. We aim to be an employer of choice, offering competitive salary and benefits, exciting career opportunities and a supportive and collegial work culture. By joining the team at Queenwood, you will enter a community in which each person, staff or student, is known and valued. As a non-denominational Christian school, we welcome those of all faiths and none and we are enriched by the diverse experiences and cultural backgrounds of our colleagues. 

Working with committed and knowledgeable professionals and with engaged and motivated students, you will enjoy outstanding support, resources and working conditions in a beautiful location.

Queenwood as a Place To Work

Our goal is to:

  • attract and retain the most talented professionals
  • build their expertise and leadership capacity
  • support all staff with appropriate resources, strong leadership and an ethos of professional autonomy
  • create pathways for professional development, collaboration, research and thought leadership.
  • establish connections with tertiary institutions, schools and other organisations that expand learning opportunities for staff and students
  • sustain and enhance staff wellbeing through programs that strengthen their personal and professional capacity
  • create a flexible and positive environment that helps staff balance the demands of work and personal life and allows them to flourish


What we offer

We encourage the professional growth of our staff by providing pathways for career progression and a range of professional learning opportunities, including support for postgraduate study.

In addition to a meaningful and rewarding career, our staff receive a comprehensive range of benefits, which include:

  • Competitive remuneration packages 
  • Options for salary packaging
  • Priority enrolment for families of staff and 25% discount on tuition fees for permanent full time staff and part time permanent staff (pro-rata)
  • Free use of Queenwood buses (subject to availability) 
  • Employee Access Program (EAP)
  • Dedicated staff wellbeing team & program
  • Culture of respect and service
  • Pool/Tennis Court/Gym access with trainer 
  • Meditation Group
  • Well-appointed common rooms with tea, coffee and snacks provided
  • Just Read (dedicated time daily for leisure reading for all students and staff + full access to library collection)
  • Provision of IT equipment - laptop computers and IT technical and pedagogical support
  • Regular staff social events
  • Vaccinations
  • Opportunity to be involved in a variety of cocurricular activities (not compulsory) 

Professional Development

  • Comprehensive onboarding & induction with ongoing support for new staff and early career teachers. 
  • Generous professional development resourcing
  • Experienced Teacher Mentoring Program & Instructional Coaching to support teacher accreditation
  • In-house provision of NESA-accredited PD
  • School-driven and sponsored professional development events
  • Career coaching
  • Staff Scholarships for postgraduate study with additional resourcing and support
  • Opportunities to participate in and lead school-based action research in partnership with universities
  • Indigenous Programs (working with Elders at school and on Country during staff retreats)

'Teachers doing what they love in a place they love to work...' 


Queenwood is located at Balmoral Beach (Senior School) and Mosman (Junior School) under 10km from the Sydney CBD. With attractive facilities in a beautiful environment, staff enjoy proximity to parks, beach, cafes and multiple bus routes directly outside the School or a short walk to Spit Junction. 

Positions Vacant

School Counsellor

The School Counsellor will have a key role in all aspects of pastoral care and student wellbeing at Queenwood for students from Kindergarten to Year 12. This is a full-time permanent position to commence Monday 13 May 2024.

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Netball - Head Coach (Casual)

In collaboration with the Sports Coordinator, this position manages the provision of a safe, professional and well organised Netball Program from Year 7-12. The Head Coach will provide organisation, leadership and supervision of all aspects of the Netball Program. This is a casual role to commence on or around 1 May 2024.

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Cocurricular Music Tutor & Musician (Casual)

The Cocurricular Music Tutor & Musician is responsible for supporting and assisting in the operation of cocurricular ensembles, events, performances, activities and programs within the Queenwood Music Department. Queenwood is seeking to appoint several cocurricular musicians & music tutors to work on a casual basis in both teaching and performance capacities. While we welcome all applications, we are particularly seeking the following musicians/music tutors to join our staff: Voice, Piano, Clarinet, Trumpet, Violin, Viola and Cello.

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