Appointments of Key Staff

The appointment of key staff is of critical importance to the effective development of any school. Ensuring the process is well managed, and that any decision to appoint is made on full and sound knowledge of all applicants, is essential.


The Education Group has a wealth of experience assisting schools in the appointment of principals and senior leaders.

Every year we support many Boards and Senior Leadership Teams to appoint a Principal, and other senior leaders. We have very sound processes and extensive networks across our team that support robust due diligence to ensure you will attract and appoint the very best people to your lead your school.

We pride ourselves on our thorough approach to the appointments and are able to offer services which include assisting with:

  • Setting up and agreeing to a process for appointment
  • Community consultation
  • Writing advertisement
  • Preparing the job application pack
  • Shortlisting applicants
  • Referee checks
  • Interview questions
  • Decision making process
  • HR profiling

Please contact us to discuss your requirements.