Meet the Head of College
From the Chair of Council
Duchesne College would like to welcome Mrs Vanessa Cassard who will be acting in the Head of College role while the recruitment process for the Head of College takes place. Many of you will remember Vanessa from her time at Duchesne College as Acting Deputy Head in the first half of the year.
Vanessa is a highly organized, adaptable, strategic professional with proven extensive experience in pastoral and residential care. With strong Christian values demonstrated over an established successful career, she has led teams to deliver exceptional outcomes. She resides in St Lucia with her husband and two children who attend the University of Queensland.
Over this transition period, Vanessa, working closely with Council, will continue to lead Duchesne College in alignment with the Sacred Heart ethos.
How to Apply
Applications to Duchesne College are now open and are easy to do. Simply Download and complete the Application form along with the Application Interview form and mail them into the College.…Read more
Scholarships and Bursaries
Duchesne College seeks to nurture each of its students, in the tradition of Madeleine Sophie Barat. Acknowledging and celebrating ‘achievement’, in its widest sense, plays an important part in this.…Read more
The College boasts many facilities and services to our students, including a Learning Lounge, Wi-fi availability in common areas, 2 large common rooms, fully equipped Gym and over 200 single study bedrooms.…Read more