Working at Loreto

Join Loreto Normanhurst and be part of something extraordinary!

At Loreto Normanhurst you'll step into a welcoming, faith-filled community that values innovation and individual potential. Embrace our holistic approach to education under the FACE Curriculum (Faith, Academic, Community, and Extra-curricular).

Our school is purpose-driven and full of passionate, engaged professionals with aligned values. Our diverse community is comprised of over 140 teaching staff, 120 boarding and support and operations staff. Together with a significant number of casual staff who specialise in coaching key extra-curricular activities including music, sport and oratory, Loreto Normanhurst is where many careers begin and all careers are nurtured and supported.

We foster meaningful relationships through collaborative workspaces and innovative practices. Our culture is underpinned and guided by a Catholic ethos and Ignatian spirit.

Immerse yourself in our community, participate in events like Loreto Day and Open Day, and experience the vibrant energy of our boarding community, which includes students from Sydney, rural and regional NSW, interstate, and around the world.

We offer intentional opportunities for growth and networking through events like weekly staff morning teas and regular social gatherings. All this, amidst the picturesque Upper North Shore campus, just 20 kilometres from Sydney CBD, easily accessible via transport.

Are you ready to be part of our exceptional team? Your journey starts here.

Why work with us?

Commitment to your Professional Development

At Loreto Normanhurst, we are dedicated to your professional development. We firmly believe that growth as an educator is essential for the continued success of our school and the enrichment of our students educational experience. To support your career journey the school provides an extensive and diverse range of professional learning development opportunities for teaching and support and operations staff including Leadership Development, Early Career teaching supported programs, access to mentoring opportunities, supported further education and teacher accreditation mentoring and support.

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Staff Appreciation, Recognition and Celebration:

Our commitment to equity, diversity and child safety shapes a respectful and collegial community. We recognise and celebrate the dedication of our staff, annually acknowledging significant work anniversaries as a token of our appreciation and applaud individual achievements such as completing a course, obtaining a certification or reaching a career milestone. Each week we come together for staff morning tea, creating a warm and inclusive environment that encourages camaraderie. As a family-friendly organisation, we celebrate personal milestones, including thoughtful gifts for weddings and a special Loreto Normanhurst onesie for the newest additions to our School community. Additionally, you'll have access to our gym and supporting facilities, promoting your wellbeing both in and out of the workplace.

Personal support creating balance

We value your personal time. We celebrate the festive season with a Christmas shutdown and ex-gratia days. No Saturday Sport requirements allow you to maintain a healthy work-life balance. On top of that, you'll have access to onsite car parking, staff association membership, and our 24/7 Employee Assistance Program, ensuring you have the support you need whenever you need it. Flu vaccinations are available for all staff onsite annually to help you stay fighting fit during flu season.

Flexibility to support your work life balance

We understand the importance of flexibility in today's world. That's why we offer a variety of flexible working arrangements, including part-time and job share options, career breaks, generous leave provisions, and paid parental leave. Your wellbeing is our priority. Staff have access to wellness and mental health programs and resources through our online Staff Flare Benefits program. Additionally, staff can enjoy great savings on a wide range of discounts and services via the Flare app.

Securing your Financial Future

At Loreto Normanhurst, we value your financial wellbeing. We offer financial support for staff wishing to pursue additional tertiary qualifications, salary packaging options through Maxxia, voluntary super contributions, and the freedom to nominate your own super fund. Through our Staff Flare Benefits Program, you can access car salary sacrificing options and enjoy numerous discounts on store cards, as well as family activities like movies.

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