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St Rita’s College has an outstanding reputation as an inspiring, nurturing educational environment for young women.

Working at St Rita’s College

St Rita’s College is an independent Catholic day school currently educating over 1000 girls from Years 7 – 12. St Rita’s was established by the Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary in 1926. St Rita’s College promotes a culture of professionalism and collaboration by building staff capabilities and community wellbeing through continuous professional learning and pastoral support.

Read our Mission and Vision statements here


St Rita’s College is located in Clayfield, approximately seven kilometers from the Brisbane CBD. Our state-of-the-art facilities include a newly opened innovative learning precinct, the Trinity Centre,  offering the latest technologies in learning and teaching and superb music and drama instruction facilities. The College also boasts an innovative library, an aquatic centre, tennis courts and two multi-purpose sports halls.

Learn more about the Trinity Centre here

We offer a range of generous benefits to the Staff of St Rita’s College including:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • A variety of staff training and development opportunities
  • Access to career advancement opportunities
  • Access to the latest technologies
  • An inspiring environment
  • Increased superannuation contributions when voluntary contributions are made
  • Access to a Salary Packaging Program
  • Access to long service leave after seven years of continuous service
  • Access to flexible working arrangements
  • Newly renovated Pantry with dedicated baristas  
  • Annual first aid training
  • Access to counselling services 

More information regarding our conditions of employment are contained in the Catholic Employing Authorities Single Enterprise College Agreement – Religious Institute Schools of Queensland 2019-2023.

Our Recruitment Process 

  1. Application Review 
  2. One-Way Video Interview (selected positions only)
  3. In-person Interview at the College

St Rita’s College is committed to the safety and wellbeing of our students. It is a condition of employment that all teaching staff hold and provide evidence of current Queensland Teacher Registration, and non-teaching staff a Working With Children Check (Blue Card) positive Notice prior to commencement. 

Staff News 

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Commis Chef/ Assistant Chef

Commis Chef/ Assistant Chef Full-time, continuing position  The College seeks an enthusiastic, welcoming and proactive Chef to assist our Pantry Convenor with the day to day running of the Pantry. The role assists in providing a catering style daily school menu, as well as catering for frequent functions. The role works Monday to...

Student Wellbeing Officer

Student Wellbeing OfficerFull-time, Term-Time, Continuing Position The College is seeking applications for a Student Wellbeing Officer is to assist the needs of students through the provision of general personal advice. Advice might include support and guidance about ethics, values, relationship issues; the provision of student welfare, and enhancing engagement with the...

Cocurricular Sports Coaches

Cocurricular Sport Coaches. Several roles available, 2022 commencement. The College is currently seeking expressions of interest for Cocurricular Sport Coaches across a range of disciplines to commence with the 2022 school year. The role of the Coach is to deliver coaching sessions that provide a safe environment for players and...

Teacher Pathway Program

The St Rita’s College Teacher Pathway Program aims to enhance the capabilities, capacities, and practical experience for pre-service teachers in ways that provide opportunity to integrate theoretical knowledge with professional practice leading to more complex understandings of the role of a teacher.   Program Details The Teacher Pathway Program provides paid...

IT Senior Support Engineer

IT Senior Support Engineer. Full-time, Continuing Position. The IT Senior Support Engineer requires the provision of exemplary routine and technical IT procedures, and clerical support to efficiently maintain the hardware and software components of the College computer systems. The IT Senior Support Engineer encourages the proficiency and development of the...

Primary Administration Officer

Full Time, Term Time, Continuing Role. Commencing January 2022. The Primary Administration Officer is primarily responsible for providing administrative support to contribute to the effective operation of the Primary Years at St Rita’s College. Reporting to the Head of Primary, the Primary Administration Officer ensures the coordination of office administration systems...

Supply Teachers - 2021

With a reputation for academic excellence, St Rita’s College provides a versatile and extensive curriculum that allows our students to engage with the world both critically and creatively.  Talented teaching staff, state-of-the-art facilities and cutting edge technology allow our students to learn in a vibrant environment that sparks ideas, inventiveness...