Deputy Head of Junior School

St John's Grammar School

Belair , SA

Deputy / Assistant Head of School

Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time

Applications Close: 26 October 2020

We are seeking an inspirational leader to join the St John’s Grammar Junior School team as our Deputy Head of Junior School in 2021. In this role you will join a team of dedicated educators who are committed to providing a first class experience for our students and families.

<p><b>About St John&#39;s Grammar School</b><br /><br />St John&#39;s Grammar School is an E – 12 Co-educational, Independent, Anglican School and is located in the hills at Belair, South Australia. St John&#39;s is structured into four sub-schools: The Early Learning Centre (3 and 4 Year Old Programs), Junior School (R-6), Middle School (Year 7-9) and Senior School (Year 10 – 12).<br /><br />We offer a safe, nurturing, welcoming and positive environment for our students. Our goal is to produce citizens who are articulate and confident young people with a social conscience, who can contribute to society and lead with compassion for others as they live a thriving and meaningful life.<br /><br /><b>About the role</b><br /><br />The Deputy Head of Junior School role at St John&#39;s Grammar School is a key member of our leadership team who works closely with our Head of Junior School to provide an innovative learning experience for our students that encourages each student to reach their full, individual potential. The Deputy Head will have the opportunity to build deep relationships with our students with a 0.4 teaching component.<br /><br />In the leadership capacity, the Deputy role has a focus on:<br /><br />   - pastoral care and wellbeing leadership<br />   - operational leadership, and<br />   - coordination of professional learning for staff in the Junior School<br /><br /><b>Skills and experience</b><br /><br />We are seeking an educator who possesses an exceptional teaching record with the ability to inspire and lead both students and staff. The successful candidate will have experience in operational leadership in a Junior School context, and in leading wellbeing and pastoral care initiatives. They will have the ability to build a connected community and positive culture with our students and families as well all St John&#39;s colleagues. <br /><br />Please note that this is a 5 year contract position and will commence Term 1, 2021. <br /></p>
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<p>Applications close on Monday, October 26th at 1pm. Please note that all applications for this position must include a Resume as well as a video application (instead of a cover letter). The Position Description and information regarding how to apply for this position, detailing further information regarding the video portion of this application, including questions to be addressed, can be obtained from our website below.</p><p><a href="" rel="nofollow"></a></p><p><br /></p><br />


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