Head of Science

Ravenswood School for Girls (see more jobs from this school)


Head of Faculty / Department

Teaching Subject: Biology , Chemistry , Science

Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time

Applications Close: 6 July 2022

We are seeking an outstanding leader to head our Science Department at Ravenswood, commencing at the beginning of Term 1 2023.

<p><b>The School:</b></p><p>Ravenswood is a Uniting Church Prep to Year 12 day and boarding school for girls located on Sydney’s North Shore. Ranked as a top 20 school in NSW, Ravenswood offers both the HSC and the IB Diploma Programme as well as the PYP in the Junior School. It is a school where staff enjoy a range of benefits that foster health and wellbeing, and students achieve outstanding academic success supported by innovative teaching practices that are underpinned by a whole school approach to Positive Education.</p><p><b>The Role:</b></p><p>We are seeking an outstanding leader to head our Science Department at Ravenswood. As the Head of Science you will be a highly experienced and exceptional classroom teacher. This position is responsible for the continuous improvement and delivery of the Science curriculum for Years 7 – 12 and includes the coordination of HSC and International Baccalaureate Diploma subjects. </p><p>To be successful in this position, you will be an experienced educator with a proven record of success as a senior Science Teacher or Coordinator/Head of Department. In addition, you will be a strong administrator, highly organised and able to manage multiple priorities, and will have the ability to provide inspirational, instructional leadership to a committed and professional team. </p><p>Ravenswood School for Girls is dedicated to maintaining a child safe environment and is committed to the safety, welfare and wellbeing of children. </p><p><b>To Apply: </b></p><p>Please include a cover letter as the first page of your resume. As a part of the application process, you will be asked to upload your academic transcripts. </p><p>Ravenswood will begin to review applications prior to the application closure date. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply promptly. </p><p>Shortlisted applicants will be required to provide the School with their Working with Children Check number and evidence of their Teacher Accreditation in order to be eligible for this position. It is a requirement of employment to be fully vaccinated (2 doses) for COVID-19. </p><p>Applications close 4pm Wednesday 29 June 2022 </p><p><b>If you have any questions: </b>Please contact Jennifer Richardson, Deputy Principal: Teaching and Learning on (02) 9498 9898 or by email jrichardson&#64;ravenswood.nsw.edu.au </p><p><b>Ravenswood is a Uniting Church IB World School </b></p><p><br /></p>