Technology and Applied Studies (TAS) Coordinator

Thomas Hassall Anglican College (see more jobs from this school)



Teaching Subject: TAS

Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time

Applications Close: 21 June 2024

The College is seeking to employ an experienced educator and leader with a background in Senior School TAS education.

<p>Thomas Hassall Anglican College is a vibrant P-12 independent College located with close access to the M5 and M7 in the growing South West of Sydney. We are committed to challenging our students to look beyond boundaries and to use their gifts and talents to make a difference in the world. We are guided by our vision – Growing and Nurturing Excellence in Learning, Wisdom and Service.</p><p>The College is seeking to employ an experienced educator and leader with a background in Senior School TAS education. There is capacity for the candidate to create and steer a STEM program in our brand-new state of the art building which opens in 2025. The role requires a dynamic individual with a passion for TAS and STEM education. The right candidate will be able to gather, inspire and lead others, have an expert understanding of current pedagogical practices in learning and teaching and foster a culture of innovation and critical thinking. She/he will be an active Christian who understands how to integrate faith and education in relevant and authentic ways.</p><p><strong>Key Selection Criteria </strong></p><p>the successful applicant for the above position must be able to provide evidence to support the following criteria:</p><ul><li>Strong personal Christian faith and be a regular and practising member of a Bible-based Christian Church</li><li>A well-informed understanding of contemporary learning and teaching practices, research and pedagogy, including ongoing engagement in professional associations.</li><li>Evidence of leadership of educational innovation and development of curriculum and assessment.</li><li>A track record of success in building and leading effective teams within faculty/stage departments. Demonstrated critical analysis and problem-solving skills, experience and commitment to collaborative leadership within a team environment.</li><li>Excellent knowledge and understanding of the integration of technology in the delivery of learning.</li><li>Demonstrated good team leadership skills: including approachability; listening skills; conflict resolution; exercising sound judgement; and showing initiative.</li><li>Strong organisational and time management skills with an ability to prioritise tasks, meet prescribed deadlines and concurrently manage a number of competing tasks.</li></ul><p><strong>Qualifications</strong></p><ul><li>Appropriate teaching qualifications &amp; accreditation in NSW (NESA)</li><li>Accreditation at Experienced Teacher (ISTAA) is an advantage</li></ul><p><strong>Applications should include:</strong></p><ul><li>Cover application letter</li><li>Completion of Employment Application form available on the College website - This should include the names, addresses and phone numbers of three confidential referees. One of these needs to be from a Christian Minister.</li><li>Resume outlining teaching, leadership and other experience relevant to the position</li><li>A statement of educational philosophy</li><li>Written response addressing the Key Selection Criteria in a maximum of 2 pages</li><li>Valid NSW Working with Children details (WWCC)</li></ul><p>Thomas Hassall Anglican College is dedicated to maintaining a child-safe environment and is committed to the safety, welfare and wellbeing of all children and young people entrusted to our care. Our Child Safe Program includes A Child Safe Policy developed in alignment with the Child Safe Standards, background screening and reference checks. We have a zero-tolerance for child abuse and are committed to doing what we can to keep students safe from harm.</p><p><strong>CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS:  Friday 21 June 2024</strong></p><p><strong>Please note applicants will be considered for interview upon receipt of application.</strong></p><p><strong>Appointments may be decided before the closing date.</strong></p><p>Please forward your application to <a href="mailto:employment&#64;" rel="nofollow">employment&#64;</a></p><p>Attention: Cathie Graydon - Director of Staff Services</p><p>Please visit our <a href="" rel="nofollow">website</a> for a full role description.</p>