Contract Type: Contract Position Part Time (0.50 FTE)
Applications Close: 28 January 2020
<p>Loreto Mandeville Hall Toorak is a Catholic independent school that aims to be the leading girls’ school in Australia. Highly regarded for our pastoral care, academic, sporting, music and cultural programs, we educate women who will work towards positive social change.
</p><p>Our vision, to offer a Catholic education that liberates, empowers and motivates students, is supported by a strategic direction that incorporates the belief that staff are the most valuable and critical asset of the School.
</p><p><br /></p><p><b>The position
</p><p>We are seeking an experienced and passionate Teacher to join our dedicated team to teach students from Prep- Year 5 as a Music Teacher. This role will facilitate, support and enhance student learning, covering the current curriculum. It is expected that all Subject Teachers have a broad and deep understanding of their subject specific content.
</p><p>Responsibilities of the role will include:
</p><ul><li>Help to develop a stimulating learning environment by using a variety of styles and approaches to cater for individual learning needs
</li><li>Utilise appropriate pedagogical practices to expand the growth of individual students across academic, spiritual and emotional fields and employ a variety of strategies to effectively implement the curriculum </li><li>Actively participate and engage in the School’s pastoral care system which reflects Loreto values </li><li>Implement strategies and expectations which promote a positive learning environment</li><li>Provide students with a child-safe environment </li><li>Assist with curriculum development in collaboration with colleagues and the department Head </li><li>Participate actively in all aspects of school life beyond the classroom including sport, positive and/or cultural activities </li></ul><p>
</p><p><br /></p><p><b>About You
</p><p>To be successful in this position, it is essential that you have:
</p><ul><li>Teaching Qualifications in Primary Education
</li><li>Current Teaching Registration (Victorian Institute of Teaching) </li><li>Proven expertise and knowledge in Teaching Music </li><li>An innovative and engaging approach to relevant area of teaching </li><li>A demonstrated understanding and appreciation of principles and practices of student learning strategies and styles </li><li>Excellent communication skills to a range of audiences </li><li>A collaborative approach with colleagues in planning and delivering curriculum </li><li>Proven experience in establishing and fostering relationships with students, staff and parents</li><li>Excellent time management and organisational skills </li><li>Demonstrated desire to apply a growth mindset to professional development </li><li> Current First Aid Certification (Asthma and Anaphylaxis accredited), would be preferable </li></ul><p>
</p><p><br /></p><p>This position is fixed term, for 1 Term. To commence in Term 1, 2020
</p><p>This position is 0.5 FTE, working days will be Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays
</p><p>Applications will be reviewed upon receipt, with a prompt appointment to be made
</p><p>If this sounds like the role for you then don’t hesitate, apply online now by clicking the ‘apply’ button.
</p><p><br /></p><p><i>Loreto Mandeville Hall is a child safe employer and is committed to the welfare of children and their protection. All potential employees and volunteers will be required to comply with the School's Child Safe Policy and Code of Conduct. Applicants will be required to undergo police and background checks in accordance with this policy.