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HEAD OF INTEGRATED LEARNING

Saint Ignatius' College Riverview

Lane Cove, NSW


Head of Faculty / Department

Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time

Applications Close: 15 December 2019


The College is seeking to appoint an outstanding educational leader to the position of Head of Integrated Learning. The Head of Integrated Learning leads the development and delivery of our partial curriculum integration program from Year 7 to Year 10.

<p>The College is seeking to appoint an outstanding educational leader to the position of Head of Integrated Learning. The Head of Integrated Learning leads the development and delivery of our partial curriculum integration program from Year 7 to Year 10.</p><p>Through the integration of various elements of subjects, the Head of Integrated Learning explores innovative pedagogies which foster skills of collaboration, communication, critical thinking and team-work among students in order to improve their engagement with learning and to deepen their appreciation of their Ignatian context.<br /></p><p>As a leader in the curriculum team, the Head of Integrated Learning is responsible for the ongoing development of quality teaching and learning within the team and the promotion of interdisciplinary approaches which incorporate the Australian Curriculum cross-curriculum priorities and general capabilities.<br /></p><p>The successful candidate will:<br /></p><ul><li>demonstrate an understanding of current research and developments in integrated approaches to learning and quality teaching and learning more broadly<br /></li><li>demonstrate effective leadership capabilities within an educational context</li><li>demonstrate the capacity to develop and sustain strong interpersonal relationships and establish productive partnerships</li><li>be an outstanding classroom teacher who models best practice teaching and learning</li><li>hold the appropriate teaching qualifications and be eligible to teach in NSW</li><li>demonstrate a commitment to continuous improvement and professional development</li><li>demonstrate high level administrative and organisational skills</li><li>demonstrate an understanding of and a commitment to the Mission and Values of the College</li><li>be willing to contribute to the co-curriculum programs at the College</li><li>hold a current Working with Children Check and be committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety, welfare and well-being of children and young people</li></ul><p><b>HOW TO APPLY</b><br /></p><p>Application must be submitted via our online system and should include the following information in PDF format: </p><ul><li>Cover letter </li><li>Resume which includes details of qualifications, relevant experience and the names and contact details of three referees </li><li>Copies of academic transcripts </li></ul><p>For all questions related to this position please contact Jennifer Richardson at <a href="http://employment&#64;riverview.nsw.edu.au" rel="nofollow">employment&#64;riverview.nsw.edu.au</a></p><p><b>Applications close Sunday 15th December 2019</b></p><p><b>Please note that applications may be reviewed prior to the closing date and interviews for this position will be held during the week commencing the 16th December 2019.</b><br /></p><p> </p><p>Saint Ignatius&#39; College Riverview is committed to protecting children and young people from harm. We require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment.</p>