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Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time
Applications Close: 4 November 2020
The College has an exciting opportunity for a passionate, highly skilled English Teacher to join us in a permanent full-time role, commencing Term 1, 2021.
<p>William Clarke College is a P-12, independent, Anglican College and is committed to being a Christ-centred community that develops extraordinary learners with a passion to serve others. Established in 1988, the College is located in the heart of Kellyville with an enrolment of approximately 1800 students and plans for future expansion.
</p><p>The College is committed to enhancing the expertise of our staff, placing a strong focus on individual professional development and seeks to provide leadership opportunities for our staff. We are a vibrant community that values passionate and committed teachers who engage and challenge their students as Extraordinary Learners to pursue exceptional growth in Christian Character, Enterprise Skills and Academic Mastery.
</b></p><p>The College is seeking a passionate, highly skilled <b>English Teacher</b> who is committed to delivering quality learning experiences for students that are engaging and meaningful.
</b></p><ul><li>Deliver quality teaching and learning experiences for students that develop deep understanding through exploring the ‘big ideas’ inherent in and across subject areas
</li><li>Build learning relationships through employing restorative practices
</li><li>Display a commitment to continued professional growth through self-reflection and further learning
</p><ul><li>Deliver the English curriculum in a dynamic way in the classroom, using initiative in bringing fresh and creative ideas to the curriculum
</li><li>Teaching Stage 4, 5 and 6 English, as required by the College
</li><li>Provide students with clear and fair assessment, including the provision of regular, meaningful feedback
</li><li>Preparedness to engage with the College’s four pillared teaching and learning framework, including safe and supportive environment, explicit instruction, deep understanding and assessment for learning
</li><li>Actively drive and be part of a reading culture amongst students and members of the faculty
</li><li>Show initiative in the integration of digital technologies into the learning program
</li><li>Uphold the Christian teachings of the College, encouraging students to serve others and explore Christ
</li><li>Active participation in co-curricular activities, as well as fulfilment of other duty of care responsibilities as directed by the College
</p><p><b>Skills / Knowledge / Attributes
</p><ul><li>Regularly practicing member of a Christian church
</li><li>Experience teaching English Extension 1 and 2, an advantage
</li><li>A comprehensive knowledge of the English syllabus and assessment strategies
</li><li>Work ethic reflecting a commitment to excellence in teaching and a passion for student learning
</li><li>Demonstrated passion for child-centred learning, and proven ability to effectively engage students, together with excellent classroom management skills
</li><li>Proven ability to effectively collaborate with other teachers, and work as part of a team
</li><li>Excellent organisation and planning skills; must possess the ability to handle multiple tasks and responsibilities within strict deadlines
</p><p>To apply for this role, submit your Cover Letter, CV and College Application form (which <b>must</b> form part of your application) to <a href="mailto:email@example.com" rel="nofollow"><b>firstname.lastname@example.org</b></a> by the closing date.
</p><p><i>William Clarke College is a child safe workplace; all successful candidates will be subject to a Working with Children Check prior to commencement.
</p><p>Applications for this role close <b><i>midday, Wednesday 4 November 2020</i></b></p>