Specialist Teacher - Marist Learning Zone

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: 2 December 2021


The Specialist Teacher is accountable for supporting CEDP's Strategic Intent of improving learning outcomes for all students and promoting a professional and rewarding working life for teachers.

<p dir="ltr">Marist Learning Zone (located in Mt Druitt)&nbsp; aims to&nbsp; provide assistance to secondary aged students who have disengaged from participating in a formal Catholic Education Diocese Parramatta school setting, to work to assist them to return to formal education or otherwise assist them to gain skills to enter or re-enter the workforce.</p> <p dir="ltr">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 dir="ltr">Applications are invited from outstanding teachers to apply for the position of&nbsp; Specialist Teacher for the Marist Learning Zone. Marist Learning Zone is a partnership between Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta (CEDP) and Marist Schools Australia, through the Marist Brothers Lavalla 200 Community Project in Mt Druitt.&nbsp;<br><br></p> <p dir="ltr"><strong>About the Role:</strong></p> <ul> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Engage with students, staff and families to build trusting relationships and to understand the needs of students</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Collaborate as team and build capability to respond to the changing diverse needs of students</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Develop, implement, monitor and evaluate learning programmes and interventions for students</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Implement programmes and strategies responsive to the wellbeing needs of students and increasing their engagement</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Develop the capacity of students to build resilience, self advocacy and confidence</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Work systemically with schools, families, staff and leaders</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Engage and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders in the delivery of learning initiatives</p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr"><strong><br>About you:</strong></p> <p dir="ltr">To be successful in this highly rewarding role you will demonstrate alignment to the core purpose and values of CEDP along with:</p> <ul> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Tertiary Qualification in Education</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Statements of Service</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Compliance with NSW Child Protection Legislation - Working with Children Check clearance</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Effective interpersonal skills and collaborative teamwork</p> </li> </ul> <ul> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">High quality classroom teaching skills which enable students with a diverse range of needs to achieve their full potential</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Sound knowledge of and commitment to our Catholic faith and mission in Catholic education<br><br></p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr">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 dir="ltr"><strong><br>Interested?</strong></p> <p dir="ltr">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 dir="ltr">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 dir="ltr"><strong><br>Apply today!</strong></p> <p dir="ltr">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>
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