Independent Schools Queensland Independent Schools Queensland

Start of Content

Work with us

Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ) employs experts with diverse skills to ensure the delivery of a wide range of quality membership services.

ISQ has four Organisational Principles:

  • Responsive leadership through intentional response to the needs of members.
  • Reflective practices through a continuous improvement culture based on action research.
  • Respect for choice and diversity in a culture of professional service.
  • Commitment to excellence in education by all schools for all students.

Jobs at ISQ

There are currently no vacancies to work with ISQ. 

Jobs in independent schools

ISQ does not recruit teachers on behalf of independent schools. Each independent school is responsible for the employment of its teaching and other staff. It is recommended that prospective employees of independent schools contact the relevant school directly or check their website in relation to possible vacancies.

Current vacancies at ISQ member schools are advertised on the following websites:

  • SmartTeachers - Recruitment service specialising in permanent and long term contract roles within the independent sector.  
  • SmartLeaders - An executive leadership consulting and recruitment company. 
  • Seek - General job site servicing employers in Australia and overseas.

Latest News

School Culture, Success and Sustainability

September 2017 - In this edition of Briefings ISQ Deputy ED Helen Coyer writes about school culture, success and sustainability, while Director (Education Services) Josephine Wise focuses on wellbeing and educational Leadership in her research feature.

Read more

Qld Year 12s Encouraged to Face Annual QCS Test with Confidence

29 August 2017 - About 30,000 Queensland Year 12s will sit the annual Queensland Core Skills (QCS) Test over two days starting from today (Tuesday 29 August).

Find out more

Cost to Maintain School Choice: $1.2 Billion by 2036

17 August 2017 - Queensland’s independent schooling sector will need 21 new Prep-Year 12 schools and 825 extra classrooms in existing schools to accommodate an additional 46,600 school-aged children by 2036, a new research report reveals.

Find out more