If interested in this opportunity, submit by email an expression of interest of no more than two pages addressing the position criteria and outlining your qualifications and teaching experience. Include the names of two professional referees who are familiar with and able to discuss your professional abilities and suitability for this position.
Applications and enquiries should be forwarded to Hayley Emmerton, Principal.
Phone 02 9451 7005
Killarney Heights High School is a comprehensive co-educational school with a population of 900 students, 49% EALD, located 20 minutes from the Sydney CBD in a bushland setting near the northern beaches of Sydney. The school has a strong tradition of high academic achievement, catering for individual student needs and providing a broad co-curricular program. The school is focused on quality teaching and learning using evidence based practices, positive education and skills for the future. The aim is to develop well informed, critical and creative thinkers with high resilience. The school community is committed to a strong learning culture with respect for others and aspiration to excellence in all endeavours.
Find out more on the school website, at https://killarney-h.schools.nsw.gov.au
The Head Teacher Creative Arts will manage a dynamic faculty with Music, Drama and Visual Arts teachers. The school is highly regarded in the creative arts fields with many awards from an extensive band program which includes touring both locally and overseas. The HT CAPA will have the responsibly of communicating and liaison with the band committee. The arts are encouraged with all students studying Music, Visual Arts and Drama from stage 4. The school is well resourced with teachers nurturing excellence through explicit teaching and focus on evidence based techniques. An expression of interest addressing the criteria, of no more than 2 pages in length should be submitted to Gaynor Andrews, office staff at firstname.lastname@example.org by 5pm on Friday 9th August, 2019.
An outstanding teacher with teaching qualifications in the creative arts field, either Visual Arts, Music or Drama. Demonstrated ability in educational leadership to lead a team of teachers at varying stages of their careers Enthusiasm and experience in promoting the creative arts in the school and the community Collaboration and communication skills to work across the wider school to achieve whole school goals. One of the referees listed must be the applicant’s current principal. Expressions of interest must not exceed 2 A4 pages and require the signature of the applicant’s current principal.