MIddle Leader (2pt) - Pedagogy and Innovation

St Benedict's Catholic College, Oran Park (see more jobs from this school)


Curriculum / Learning

Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time

Applications Close: 25 September 2020

A co-educational, Year 7-12 Catholic High School which opened in 2011, serving the western Macarthur and Wollondilly areas, with an enrolment of 1000 students in 2020

<p>A permanent full time position commencing 27 January 2021. The role involves working with KLA Coordinators and teaching staff to ensure quality pedagogy &nbsp;and promote innovation to enhance outcomes for students. The Diocesan Learning and Teaching and Middle Leaders frameworks inform this role.&nbsp;</p> <p>The role of Middle Leader exists to support the principal in implementing the vision and mission of the school, to support growth in faith and improvement in learning for students and assist the school leadership team in the conduct and organisation of the school.</p> <p>ESSENTIAL SELECTION CRITERIA</p> <p>The preferred applicant demonstrates the following criteria:</p> <ul type="disc"> <li>Has a deep understanding and commitment to the mission and purpose of the Catholic School within the broader Catholic Church, and to the Benedictine culture of the College.</li> <li>Demonstrates a commitment to academic excellence and a sound knowledge of contemporary approaches to pedagogy including the nature of assessment and differentiated learning.</li> <li>Builds a learning culture of shared responsibility for quality teaching and student learning growth, informed by data.</li> <li>Displays an ability to lead learning and foster innovation and creativity in a collaborative environment.</li> <li>Has a comprehensive understanding of NESA requirements and a proven ability to implement effective teaching programs.</li> <li>Knowledge and understanding of requirements of all courses within the relevant KLA.</li> </ul> <p>The following GENERAL CAPABILITIES are applicable to the role:</p> <ul type="disc"> <li>Well-developed interpersonal skills.</li> <li>Well-developed oral and written communication skills.</li> <li>Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.</li> <li>Strong organisational skills.</li> </ul> <p>QUALIFICATIONS</p> <ul type="disc"> <li>Level C Accreditation aligned &nbsp;in accordance with to ‘Accreditation to Work, Teach and Lead in Systemic Catholic Schools in the Diocese of Wollongong’ &nbsp;policy or a commitment to gain within the first contractual period.</li> <li>NESA Accreditation at Proficient Teacher level or above.</li> </ul> <p>WORKING WITH CHILDREN CLEARANCE</p> <p>This role is classified as a child related work and therefore we require a working with children clearance to be completed prior to your commencement with us.</p> <p>POSITION APPLICATION</p> <p>Applicants are to complete an online application which asks to briefly address the essential criteria (equivalent to 2-3 pages) and submit a short CV (2-3 pages).</p> <p>To submit your Application please select the 'Apply Now' button at the bottom of this advertisement. A copy of the Role Description is available on request from the College.</p> <p><strong>Closing date: 25 September 2020 at 3pm</strong></p>