28 Jul, 2020

English Teacher 7-12

  • Wollondilly Anglican College
  • Tahmoor NSW, Australia
Full time Education & Training

Job Description

English Teacher 7-12

(to commence in 2021)

The successful applicant will be registered with the New South Wales Educational Standards (NESA) and be accredited as Provisional, Proficient or an Experienced Teacher. The teacher will be responsible to the English Coordinator and work alongside highly competent, experienced and enthusiastic staff. They will be expected to have a knowledge and understanding of the NESA 7-12 English Curriculum. Experience in Stage 6 English Courses is preferred. Ability and willingness to use a variety of teaching and learning techniques and to extend and provide for students according to their individual gifts and ambitions are essential.

 

The College has developed a reputation for five academic and pastoral distinctives –

  • Education within a Christian framework
  • The Pursuit of Excellence, particularly academic excellence, supported by Sport and the Creative and Performing Arts
  • Pride in Belonging
  • Community engagement and involvement
  • Development of Christian morals, standards & ethics in students (A Second Education)

 

In order to achieve these distinctives the College has developed an Educational Framework which aims for a Wollondilly student to be:

  • Purpose Driven
  • A Motivated Learner
  • Cared for and Caring
  • Self-Regulatory
  • Future Focused

 

The successful applicant would be committed to the development of these distinctives and their associated framework.

 

Personal skills, attributes and expectations:

It is expected that the English Teacher will:

  • Be an active Christian who is involved in a local church
  • Teach 7-12 English subjects in a manner reflected in the syllabi designed by NESA
  • (Preferably) have experience or training in HSC and HSC Extension English
  • Be an enthusiastic and passionate educator
  • Incorporate evidence based pedagogy into their teaching and learning practices
  • Hold a current Working with Children Check
  • Understand and be able to demonstrate how they differentiate the curriculum
  • Understand and be able to effectively extend Gifted and Talented students
  • Foster staff cooperation and commitment
  • Conduct themselves with integrity, loyalty and honesty
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of the significance of ICT pedagogy in 21st Century education
  • Display high levels of organisational and communication skills
  • Be committed to collaboration across all levels within the College community
  • Demonstrate a willingness to contribute to co-curricular College activities particularly Public Speaking and Debating
  • Demonstrate a willingness to contribute to co-curricular College activities. This will involve hours outside of the regular College day
  • Demonstrate a willingness to attend expected College events
  • Undertake other roles as determined by the Headmaster

 

Applications should include a reference or referee details from the Minister of the Church they currently attend.

For more information, please head to www.wac.nsw.edu.au/employment

Applications close Sunday, 16 August 2020

Closing Date

Sunday, 16 August 2020

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