Leading Teacher - Inclusive Learning

Catholic Education Office - The Diocese of Parramatta (see more jobs from this school)

North Parramatta, NSW


Special Needs

Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time

Applications Close: 25 June 2021


Supporting the system strategic intent of improving learning outcomes for all students.

<p>We are part of Catholic Education – Diocese of Parramatta (CEDP) a system of schools committed to responding to the needs of students in a world that is changing rapidly. With over 5000 passionate employees located across 83 primary and secondary schools, we have the intent and the resources to transform the learning and unlock the full potential of each of our 40,000 plus students. We are always on the lookout for top talent to help us achieve our strategic goal of inspiring the future, through quality catholic schooling and by strengthening the professional lives of our employees.</p> <p>Applications are invited from outstanding educational leaders to apply for the position of Leading Teacher (2 point coordinator) for the Student Services Inclusive Learning Team.</p> <p><strong>About the Role:</strong></p> <p>The Student Services Leading Teacher’s primary focus is to work within the Inclusive Learning Team to lead the work in schools around the Personalised Plan for Students with Disability (PPSD) and Nationally Consistent Collection of Data (NCCD). The Leading Teacher will also collaborate and consult with leaders and teachers to design and implement Learning, Wellbeing and Inclusion frameworks and interventions to improve learning outcomes for students with disability.</p> <ul> <li>Passion to ensure better outcomes for students with disability</li> <li>High level of expertise in leading the PPSD and NCCD processes</li> <li>Case conferencing with all relevant stakeholders to find solutions to the complex needs of students with disability and be able to design the appropriate response, interventions and adjustments for students.</li> <li>Collaborate and consult with teachers and leaders to design and implement Learning, Wellbeing and Inclusion frameworks to improve learning outcomes for students with additional needs.</li> <li>Contribute to the development and implementation of Student Services strategy within schools to develop whole school processes to improve student outcomes.</li> <li>Mentor and collaborate with teachers to enable professional learning and develop capability to execute effective learning interventions.</li> <li>Work systematically to conduct risk assessment and management plans.</li> <li>Collaborate with school teams to promote partnerships with parents, carers and community.</li> </ul> <p><strong>About you:</strong></p> <p>To be successful you will demonstrate alignment to our purpose and values, together with:</p> <ul type="disc"> <li>Tertiary qualifications in the relevant area of study</li> <li>Appropriate demonstrated experience</li> </ul> <p>We believe that our employee community is a key strength of our organisation and we aim to attract the best talent to achieve our strategic goal of being leaders in quality, faith-based education and an Employer of Choice in our sector. Our leaders create inclusive teams and value the individual contributions of our employees. We champion quality education and lead the way in innovation and inspiring the future.</p> <p><strong>Interested?</strong></p> <p>This position involves working with children. The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory employment screening for child-related employment including the completion of a National Police Check, retention of a valid Working with Children Check and adoption and compliance with CEDP’s Child Safeguarding Procedures and Code of Conduct When Working With Students and Children. For more information, please visit The Office of The Children’s Guardian here.</p> <p>CEDP promotes the safety and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, and children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, as well as people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds.</p> <p><strong>Apply today!</strong></p> <p>If you are determined to make a difference and want to join a diverse organisation committed to transforming lives through faith-based education, click on the APPLY button.&nbsp; To find out more about CEDP go to <a href="https://www.parra.catholic.edu.au/">https://www.parra.catholic.edu.au/</a> or follow us on LinkedIn.</p>