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1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, 2013, Version 1.2  
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    SCHOOL PRINCIPALS plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the educational and administrative aspects of primary, middle or intermediate, and secondary schools including physical and human resources.

    Indicative Skill Level:
    In Australia and New Zealand:

      Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification and at least five years of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

    Registration or licensing is required.

    Tasks Include:

    • determining educational programs based on curricula set by educational authorities
    • implementing systems and procedures to monitor school performance and student enrolments
    • directing administrative and clerical activities concerning student admissions and educational services
    • preparing school budgets and maintaining budgetary controls
    • promoting the educational program, and representing schools in the wider community
    • supervising the maintenance of school facilities
    • enforcing a disciplinary code to create a safe and conducive environment for students and teachers
    • organising and implementing methods of raising additional funds in conjunction with parent groups
    • controlling selection, training and supervision of staff
    • may teach students

      134311 School Principal


    Alternative Title:

    Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the educational and administrative aspects of primary, middle or intermediate and secondary schools including physical and human resources. Registration or licensing is required.

    Skill Level: 1


      Middle or Intermediate School Principal
      Primary School Principal
      Secondary School Principal

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