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About the position
The role of the Carpenter is to apply expert carpentry skills to maintain a high level of presentation and cleanliness of all grounds and buildings across the School. The Carpenter is expected to work in conjunction with Maintenance Tradespeople to maintain a clean, tidy and safe school environment for all members of the St Peter’s College community.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Carrying out general repairs and maintenance as required.
  • Operating and maintaining workshop machinery in a safe and orderly manner.
  • Maintaining accurate records to comply with all relevant standards and requirements.
  • Reading plans and installing furniture, fittings, hardware and equipment.
  • Supporting fellow members of the Grounds and Maintenance team to enable the department to reach its objectives.

As the successful applicant you will

  • Hold Carpentry/Cabinet Making/Joinery Trade qualifications with demonstrated minimum 5 years’ (beyond apprenticeship) experience on site and in a workshop.
  • Have demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and commitments.
  • Hold a current driver’s licence.
  • Hold a valid Working with Children Check (Department of Human Services).
  • Be committed to the ethos of an independent Anglican school.


About St Peter’s College
Founded in 1847, St Peter’s College is an Anglican boys’ school located adjacent to the CBD of Adelaide.


Our vision is to be an exceptional community of learning.


With students from Early Learning Centre to Year 12, the School caters for a wide range of student backgrounds and abilities.


We believe that diversity contributes powerfully and directly to the quality of a boy’s education. We are committed to being a boys’ school that promotes responsible relationships and positive attitudes towards girls and women. We are uncompromising in being a safe and inclusive learning community respectful of diverse backgrounds of race and ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, and nationality.

To find out more about a career at St Peter’s College, or to apply for this position, please visit our Careers page.


Applications for this position close 5:00pm Sunday 30 August 2020.


The successful applicant will be expected to satisfy child protection screening, and adhere to the School’s Child Protection Policy. St Peter’s College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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