Happy primary school teacher in Australian Christian College classroom

Head of Distance Education

About ACC

Australian Christian College (ACC) is a protestant non-denominational, Christian Education organisation, whose mission is to develop each and every student to be equipped spiritually, academically, socially and physically to flourish into their full potential, and be a positive influence on the world around them. ACC is wholeheartedly committed to excellence in education so that students are “well known, well loved, and well taught” by dedicated trained Christian staff.

ACC is part of Christian Education Ministries, with 13 schools in 5 states, and is also the largest non-government Distance Education provider in Australia.

About ACC Launceston

Our Launceston Campus in Tasmania is a K-10 co-ed Christian school. While the school community is still relatively small (100+), the growth over the past five years has been strong and sustained as is the school’s learning environment and culture.

See a video of the Principal giving insight into the school here.

Statement of Commitment to Child Safety

ACC is a child safe organisation which welcomes all children, young people and their families. We are committed to providing environments where our students are safe and feel safe, where their participation is valued, their views respected, and their voices are heard about decisions that affect their lives. Our child safe policies, strategies and practices are inclusive of the needs of all children and students. We have no tolerance for child abuse and take proactive steps to identify and manage any risks of harm to students in our school environments.

About the Role

The Head of Distance Education at Australian Christian College - Launceston is tasked with driving enrolment growth by building and nurturing a vibrant Distance Education community. This role requires a proactive leader who can engage with prospective families, effectively communicate the benefits of the college's distance education program, and foster a sense of belonging among existing students and their families.

Ideally, the candidate will be able to be based predominantly at the Launceston Campus.


About you

  • You have suitable qualifications for teaching in Tasmania.
  • You possess a capacity to work in a growing school with a hands-on approach.
  • You’re highly motivated.
  • You’re confident in the use of technology.
  • You have a servant heart and vibrant Christian faith.
  • You will be organised with good project management skills.
  • You will be highly empathetic and able to consider the needs of families while progressing the delivery of service in a timely manner
  • You’ll thrive when working collaboratively and when given the opportunity to show initiative.
  • You will have a great attention to detail.


  • Work with a dedicated Christian team.
  • Be part of a faith community that shares regular devotions and prayer.
  • Grow in your faith, leadership skills, and experience.

How to Apply

Only applicants who apply via the link below will be considered:


Job posted on: 2024-05-14