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Head Teacher Technological and Applied Studies - Nepean Creative and Performing Arts High School
Location Sydney Region
Advertisement Number A900087943
Number of Positions 1
Total Remuneration Package: Remuneration package valued at $131,142.00. This position attracts a base salary of $118,315.00, plus leave loading and employer's contribution to superannuation.
School Name Nepean Creative and Performing Arts High School
Principal Network Penrith
Staffing Area Penrith
Contact Name Maxwell Foord
Contact Phone number 0247287200
Closing Date 29-May-2019
Job Category TCH Other
Organisation Teaching Service
Nepean Creative and Performing Arts High School is a 7-12 coeducational high school with an enrolment of 1175. This includes a selective stream for the Creative and Performing Arts across years 7-12, local area enrolments, 87 aboriginal students and a support unit of 64 students. The school emphasises academic achievement complemented by a full range of creative and vocational courses and a disciplined learning environment. Recognition, leadership and positive behaviour for learning programs create successful students. The school enjoys strong parental and community support and has positive links with primary schools.
Specific Selection Criteria
Applicants must satisfy the teacher training and academic qualification requirements for this position. In addition to the general selection criteria candidates must:
Demonstrate a proven ability and expert knowledge in Stage 4 , 5 and 6 curriculum in the TAS KLA.
Demonstrate an ability to coordinate and support the implementation of programs, organisational structures and strategies to address areas of need for a diverse range of students.
Capacity to lead productive teams and promote quality professional learning for staff with a diverse range of experience and expertise
Capacity to work collaboratively as a leader of the faculty focussed on building a culture of high expectations and growth for students and staff.
General Selection Criteria
1. Successful teaching experience with capacity to initiate improvement in teaching, learning and classroom practice
2. Knowledge of curriculum, assessment and student welfare with the ability to lead and design quality, inclusive teaching and learning programs
3. Educational leadership skills to build the capacity and manage the performance of individuals and teams
4. Well developed communication and interpersonal skills with the capacity to build relationships and engage students, staff and parents
5. Ability to plan and manage resources effectively and equitably to support teaching and learning
6. Knowledge of and commitment to the Department's Aboriginal education policies
ConditionsAn unconditional full approval to teach is a requirement. If you do not hold a full approval to teach with the NSW Department of Education, you are required to commence the application process at the same time as you apply for this teaching opportunity.
The Eligibility Requirements for Head Teacher Positions in NSW Government Schools are located at https://www.det.nsw.edu.au/policies/employment/recruit/head_teach/Eligibility2004.doc
Applicants are to include details of their WWCC clearance number as part of this application.