Faculty Head - ANZSCO 134411


Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the educational and administrative aspects of a department, faculty or school within a university or other tertiary education institution.

Alternative Titles

1. Headmaster/mistress


1. Dean (University)
2. Head Teacher (TAFE) (Aus)

Skill Level


Occupation Lists

This occupation is on the following skills lists:
1. Skilled Occupations List
2. Consolidated Sponsored Occupations List
3. RSMS Occupations List

DIAC Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations

1. 1293-13 Faculty Head

Group: 1343 School Principals


plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the educational and administrative aspects of primary, middle or intermediate, and secondary schools including physical and human resources.


1. coordinating the educational, administrative and financial affairs of an educational institution or department within the institution
2. researching, developing, implementing, reviewing and evaluating educational and administrative policy
3. liaising between educational institutions, parents and the wider community
4. providing advice on policy and procedures to staff and students
5. consulting with academic and administrative staff to coordinate educational programs
6. identifying and addressing present and future needs for student and staff development
7. researching educational systems and monitoring and evaluating new developments
8. researching and reporting on students' needs arising from curriculum implementation
9. developing and delivering training programs for teachers

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification and at least five years of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required.

Occupations in this Group

1. 134411 Faculty Head
2. 134412 Regional Education Manager
3 134499 Education Managers nec