Leader of Learning VET - St Clare's College - Griffith ACT

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

Griffith, ACT 


Curriculum / Learning

Teaching Subject: VET

Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time

Applications Close: 5 February 2023


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, fix-term/on-going&nbsp;<br><strong>Salary Range:</strong>&nbsp;ACT Co-Ordinator (1.0) - $132,293 plus Superannuation<br><strong>Start Date:</strong>&nbsp; January 2023 (negotiable)<br><strong>Closing Date:</strong>&nbsp;11.55pm, Sunday 5 February 2023</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><strong> The Leader of Learning - Vocational Education &amp; Training (VET)</strong> is a member of the College Teaching and Learning Forum responsible to the Principal through the Assistant Principal Teaching and Learning.&nbsp; They lead Vocational Education and Training at the College in accordance with ASQA, BSSS and College policies, best practice and leadership in education. They ensure that there is a growth focus on VET in the College, and that learning is continuous, compliant with current requirements and addresses the needs of students. The Leader of Learning VET holds delegated responsibility for the leadership, development and administration of excellence in VET curriculum and events.</p> <p><strong>Essential Criteria</strong></p> <p>There is a teaching load with this role. Therefore, the person filling this role must also possess the skills, knowledge and qualifications of an effective classroom teacher. Specific requirements for this role include:</p> <ul> <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, preferably in teaching and leading of VET courses</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.</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;</em></p> <p><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></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/500993/leader-of-learning-vet-st-clares-college-griffith-act">Applicant Information Pack</a></p>