Occupation Profile – School Principal – (ANZSCO 134311) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleSCHOOL PRINCIPAL
ANZSCO Code134311
Occupations in this Group134311 School Principal
DescriptionPlans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the educational and administrative aspects of primary, middle or intermediate and secondary schools including physical and human resources. Registration or licensing is required.
Skill Level1
SpecialisationMiddle or Intermediate School Principal
Primary School Principal
Secondary School Principal
Alternative TitleHeadmaster/mistress
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-determining educational programs based on curricula set by educational authorities
-implementing systems and procedures to monitor school performance and student enrolments
-directing administrative and clerical activities concerning student admissions and educational services
-preparing school budgets and maintaining budgetary controls
-promoting the educational program, and representing schools in the wider community
-supervising the maintenance of school facilities
-enforcing a disciplinary code to create a safe and conducive environment for students and teachers
-organising and implementing methods of raising additional funds in conjunction with parent groups
-controlling selection, training and supervision of staff
-may teach students
Skills Assessment AuthorityVETASSESS
Related OccupationsNone
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)