Northholm Grammar School is an independent co-educational day school located in a beautiful and inspiring semi-rural setting at Arcadia in the North West of Sydney. Northholm Grammar has a strong reputation for academic excellence and a commitment to pastoral attentiveness through our delivery of a rigorous academic program with a personalised approach that helps to support, inspire and challenge students in their learning. It offers a diverse co-curricular program and opportunities for leadership and service.


Northholm Grammar welcomes applications for advertised positions. Current teaching, administrative and maintenance position vacancies may be viewed below.


Applicants are advised that all staff are required to support the Christian ethos of the School. Teaching staff are required to participate in the Co-Curricular Program. In addition to their co-curricular responsibilities, teaching staff are also appointed as tutors in a vertical House structure.


Unless otherwise noted, letters of application should be forwarded to:

The Principal
Northholm Grammar School
79 Cobah Road
Arcadia NSW 2159


Applications for all advertised jobs must be received by the Principal by the nominated date and should include:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • evidence of any skills or attributes relating to any specified selection criteria
  • three current referees
  • applications for teaching positions must also include academic transcripts.

Further information can be obtained by contacting the Personal Assistant to the Principal on 02 9656 2000.


Northholm Grammar School is an equal opportunity employer and follows regulations related to anti-discrimination legislation and child protection in the employment process. The school advertises, selects and employs staff using a careful and comprehensive process to ensure the employment of the best possible person to the position.


The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety, welfare and wellbeing of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A current Working with Children Check will be required before assuming employment for all positions.

For details on the NSW Working with Children Check, click here.


PLEASE NOTE: It is an offence under the NSW Child Protection (Prohibited Employment) Act 1998 for a person convicted of a serious sex offence to apply for any position at Northholm Grammar School.


Teacher’s Aide (Temporary Full-Time) 

Commencement Date: Term 4, 2022 (with a possible earlier start)

Northholm Grammar School is seeking an enthusiastic and well organised Teacher Aide to provide numeracy and literacy support for secondary and primary aged students. The successful applicant must have the ability to work co-operatively as part of the Diverse Learning Team.


  • Ability to work across both Primary and Secondary Years.
  • Experience in teaching PreLit, MiniLit and RTP will be favourably regarded.
  • Ability to provide one on one, small group and classroom support for students with a range of diagnosed disabilities.
  • Ability to implement and support disability provisions.
  • Experience with the preparation and administration of standardised testing (Literacy and Numeracy).
  • Capacity to work cooperatively with Secondary and Primary Years School Learning Support teachers in the development of programs and teaching schedules.
  • Ability to differentiate and/or modify units of work and assessment tasks for students with individual learning needs in collaboration with Secondary and Primary Years School Teachers.
  • Knowledge of the current Disability and Discrimination Act and Standards for Education.
  • Teacher Aide Qualifications E.g. Certificate III or IV in Education Support or relevant qualification.


  • A collaborative team member
  • Enthusiastic and motivated approach
  • Ability to exercise judgment and work without supervision
  • A friendly and approachable manner
  • A current NSW Working With Children Check,
  • Adhere to Northholm’s Code of Conduct and Child Safe Policy and undertake annual training in Child Protection procedures and practices and First Aid.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit a letter of introduction addressed to the Principal and a resume. Please email your application to the EA to the Principal: HennessyS@northholm.nsw.edu.au

Applications close Friday 2 September.

Applicants must satisfy Child Protection Legislation and will be subject to employment screening. All staff are required to actively support the ethos of the school. The successful applicant will be required to obtain and maintain a valid Working with Children Check.