Data Scientist

Senior School  
Employment Type:
FP - Full-Time Permanent  
Knowledge Services
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We are seeking an experienced Data Scientist to oversee the data analytics across The King’s School. This role will enable data driven, decision-making through developing dynamic dashboards in collaboration with multiple internal and external stakeholders.

Please note, this is a full time permanent role that will be based at The King’s School campus in North Parramatta.


The School values humility, honesty, respect, responsibility, integrity, compassion and excellence. As such, we see the importance of recruiting talent aligned with these values.

To be successful for this role, you will need to have the following skills, knowledge and attributes:

• Tertiary qualification in Data Science, Statistics, Computer Science or equivalent
• Experience with SQL, Python/R and preferably Power BI
• Proven success in delivering clear, compelling data visualisation, and accompanying insights
• Ability to collaborate with diverse stakeholders in the School’s context
• Excellent communication, administrative and organisational skills


The King’s School, Australia's oldest independent school, is a Christian community that seeks to make an outstanding impact for the good of society. The staff at King's are supportive and enthusiastic professionals, who respect the Christian ethos of the School and contribute in a way that balances the needs of the School and the staff's unique talents and interests. Our team is focused on developing Global Thought Leaders through developing Academic Excellence with Character Development in the context of Christian Community.


To apply for this position, please submit a resume and brief covering letter (no longer than two pages) which addresses:
a) the reason for your interest
b) how your skills and experience suit the role

To access the position description and/or to find out more information about the role please visit the King’s careers page.

The King's School has a zero-tolerance policy for child abuse and is committed to promoting child safety, the wellbeing of children and protecting children from abuse. To ensure the safeguarding of our students, all employees must have a current Employee Working with Children Check before commencing work. In addition, included throughout the recruitment process are checks of suitability for employment with children.

Applications close Wednesday 29, September 2021 at 4.00pm.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact People and Culture by email employment@kings.edu.au.