Northholm Grammar School is an independent K-12 co-educational day school located in a beautiful semi-rural setting in the Hills District of North West Sydney. The School has a strong commitment to sustainable practice and delivers a rigorous academic program with a personalised learning approach that helps students find their passion and reach their potential. 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.


General Assistant

Northholm Grammar is seeking to appoint a full time General Assistant to be an integral member of the Property Team.

About the Role

Reporting directly to the Head of Campus, you will perform a range of tasks relating to the routine maintenance and upkeep of the school’s facilities and grounds. Duties include cleanliness & tidiness of the school, the distribution of school supplies and assist with the set up and removal of furniture and equipment for school activities. As you will be working with teachers, students and external visitors, you will ensure that your work is conducted in a safe, well organised and professional manner.

Skills & Experience 

  • Understand WH&S and safe work practices.
  • Knowledge and proven experience in general site maintenance and upkeep including carry out minor repairs to buildings, plant and equipment.
  • Experience using hand and electrical tools and general property machinery.
  • Able to liaise with services trade people and external providers.
  • Be a great communicator, including demonstrated experience in engaging with staff, students, and parents.
  • Have a genuine interest in and respect for the unique personality, history and values of the school.
  • Have good time management skills.

Personal Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
  • Highly astute observation and problem resolution skills.
  • An enquiring mind and ability to learn new tasks and skills.

Special Requirements:

  • Have a valid Working with Children Check.
  • Current NSW Drivers Licence.

How to apply

Your applications should include a resume, cover letter which addresses the criteria/position requirements and the names of three referees.

Applications close on Thursday 6 January at 10 am and should be submitted via email to The Principal at barkere@northholm.nsw.edu.au Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.