Footscray High School is a new and contemporary multi-campus secondary school in Melbourne’s vibrant, geographically rich and culturally diverse inner west. Footscray High School will comprise two junior 7-9 campuses and a senior 10-12 campus (from 2022). In 2021, the school will comprise of three campuses:
(1) Barkly Campus (Year 7&8)(2) Pilgrim Campus (Year 7&8)(3) Kinnear Campus (Year 9-12)
At Footscray High School we are committed to every student having access to a world class education. Inspiring young people to develop the ‘essential skills’ required for their future pathways in an inclusive and positive learning environment is our priority.
We provide all students with a comprehensive and innovative curriculum that focuses on individual growth and addresses the skills and dispositions required for citizens of the 3rd millennium. Our vision is to draw on international research and best practice to ensure that our curriculum and programs promote choice and agility to deal with complex, unknown and rapidly changing futures.
Footscray High School’s vision is to provide excellence in learning and teaching, achievement, innovation and self- improvement within a supportive, healthy, safe and secure environment that is inclusive of all.
Footscray High School’s mission is to provide excellence in education through a caring and diverse environment that encourages the holistic development of each student. We aim to provide students with rich academic, social, physical and creative experiences that develop their full talents and uniqueness.
We aspire to be an educational establishment renowned for its vibrant community, which develops creative thinking and learning dispositions in order for our students to engage with the complex challenges of an ever-changing world. The community have a collective responsibility to engage in the total life of the school and to actively pursue a range of learning experiences. Our ultimate aim is to develop compassionate students with the personal qualities and attributes that will enable them to face their future with confidence.
Before making an application, we encourage you to read about our four pillars, unity, creativity, respect and endeavour, and visit our social media channels to help you decide whether Footscray High School is a good fit for you.
We advertise all positions for 2021 on the Victorian Department of Education and Training recruitment site – Recruitment Online. We also promote advertised positions on our official school Facebook and Instagram pages