Leader of Learning Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS) - St Clare's College, ACT

St Clare's College (Griffith) (see more jobs from this school)

Griffith, ACT 

Curriculum / Learning

Teaching Subject: HASS

Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time

Applications Close: 30 May 2022

St Clare’s College is a spirited learning community with an outstanding history of educating and empowering young women for more than fifty years. Come and join our inclusive and caring community, where learning is valued, and students are given every opportunity to grow and develop into confident, informed and articulate young women, ready to take their place in the wider community beyond school.

<p><strong>Location:</strong>&nbsp;Griffith, ACT<br><strong>Employment Type:</strong>&nbsp;Full-Time, Permanent&nbsp;<br><strong>Salary Range:</strong>&nbsp;ACT Co-ordinator (1.0) - $130,338<br><strong>Start Date:</strong>&nbsp; Term 3, 2022<br><strong>Closing Date:</strong>&nbsp;11.55pm, Monday 30 May, 2022&nbsp;<br><br></p> <p>St Clare’s College is an inclusive and caring community where learning is valued and students are given every opportunity to grow in all dimensions of their life. We provide a safe and empowering environment for students to reach their full potential. We are a&nbsp;learning community whose teachers strive for the “spiritual, physical, emotional, intellectual, and aesthetic development of all students”.<br><br><strong>About the Role</strong></p> <p>We currently have an exciting opportunity for a&nbsp;<strong>Leader of Learning Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS)</strong>, Years 7-12 to join our inclusive community.&nbsp;</p> <p>The Leader of Learning HASS, Years 7-12, is a member of our Curriculum Forum responsible to the Assistant Principal Learning and Teaching and thus to the Principal for the leadership of their faculty in accordance with College policies. They lead and supervise Faculty staff, curriculum development and implementation, and Faculty based events. They ensure that the Faculty focus on learning is continuous, compliant with current curriculum requirements and relative to the needs of students. The Leader of Learning HASS, holds delegated responsibility for the leadership, development and administration of excellence in HASS curriculum and events.</p> <p><strong><br>Essential Criteria</strong></p> <ul type="disc"> <li>A commitment to promoting and articulating the Catholic identity of the College through all relevant programs and practices and in communication with staff, students and parents.</li> <li>Demonstrated evidence of effective team-work and collaboration.</li> <li>Appropriate qualifications and a commitment to engage in relevant ongoing Professional learning.</li> <li>Successful experience in Educational Leadership.</li> <li>A strong understanding of contemporary approaches to student learning and effective pedagogical practices.</li> <li>The capacity to lead a team of people and to bring about effective change.</li> <li>A high level of organisational and communication skills.<br><br></li> </ul> <p><em>Please refer to the role description for an in-depth detail regarding criteria and skill set required. <br><br><strong>Please note:</strong> This is a full-time position for an initial&nbsp;two-year period with an opportunity for further extensions. Two further extensions (each of four years) will be offered on performance outcomes. The position will be underpinned by a permanent (ongoing) teaching position within Catholic Education.&nbsp;<br></em></p> <p><em><br></em><strong>Application Process</strong></p> <p>Applications are invited from interested candidates able to demonstrate a commitment to the vision of Catholic Education.<br><br>Applicants are required to submit a cover letter and current resume including a statement of suitability against the skills, attributes and experience as outlined in the Position Description<br><br>This position involves working with children. The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory employment screening for child related employment in accordance with CE policy.<br><br>For further information about the School please visit our <a href="https://stcc.act.edu.au/">website</a>. Information about Catholic Education Archdiocese of Canberra &amp; Goulburn can be accessed <a href="https://cg.catholic.edu.au/">here</a>.<br><br><strong>Position specific queries:</strong> Please contact Nicola Edghill on 02 6260 9400 or via email <a href="mailto:Nicola.Edghill@stcc.act.edu.au">Nicola.Edghill@stcc.act.edu.au</a> <br><br><strong>Application queries:</strong> Please contact the Recruitment Team on&nbsp;02 6234 5427 or via email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:Recruitment@cg.catholic.edu.au">Recruitment@cg.catholic.edu.au</a></p><br><br><p><img src="https://az29734.vo.msecnd.net/static/people/icons/icon_file_small.gif" alt="Download File">&nbsp;<a href="https://careers.cg.catholic.edu.au/cw/en/PositionDescriptionDocument/498815/leader-of-learning-humanities-and-social-sciences-hass-st-clares-college-act">Applicant Information Pack</a></p>