Head Of Humanities

Last update 2024-04-14
Expires 2024-05-14
ID #2101203222
Head Of Humanities
Australia, Victoria, Melbourne,
Modified April 4, 2024


Teaching - Secondary (Education & Training) Whole School role (5 campuses) based at Haileybury City • Outstanding leadership opportunity, with support for professional growth and ongoing career progression • Full Time, Ongoing Teaching Position, City campus • Fixed Term, Position of Responsibility, 5-year tenure • Join a supportive, high performing and collaborative environment Haileybury, City Campus is excited to welcome a qualified and experienced Middle School Humanities Teacher to our team on an ongoing basis.

Candidates with Politics experience will be reviewed favourably.

About Haileybury Haileybury's vision is to be recognised as a great world school.

Our mission is to deliver an exceptional educational experience that fosters the growth of each student through leading teaching and learning programs, a wide array of opportunities, within a culture of high expectations, empowering students to excel.

Everything that we do is centred around our Magenta Principles, striving to be more than a school.

Our principles support and shape this in our daily work: • Every student matters every day • Every staff member matters every day Haileybury offers a flexible, diverse, and inclusive workforce.

We're focused on embracing change and celebrating our people.

The role Head of Humanities (Middle School) is responsible for the development of curriculum from Years 5-8 across all of Haileybury's Victorian operations including Haileybury Pangea.

Haileybury's success is built on the One Haileybury model where all students across these sites access the same high-quality resources, curriculum and assessment.

Head of Humanities (Middle School) will liaise closely with both Head of Inquiry (Junior School) and Head of Humanities (Senior School) to ensure an excellent teaching and learning program is offered with continuity and clear pathways from Prep to VCE.

Responsibilities The development of a curriculum that: • incorporates the use of digital technology to enhance learning • meets the needs of all students and in particular, encourages the individual academic growth of every student so that they maximise their academic outcomes • leading the implementation of whole-school improvement strategies related to curriculum planning and delivery • attracting and developing brilliant teachers through modelling, coaching and preparing, managing and, where appropriate, leading a professional development program that meets the needs of the teachers and complies with the expectations of the School • implementing evidence-based practice to improve student outcomes About You At Haileybury we are seeking brilliant teachers.

We are looking for team members who have; • Demonstrated experience and passion for teaching in Humanities • Brilliant pedagogy and explicit instruction: Implement evidenced-based practices that actively engage students in their learning process.

• Effective, productive, and thoughtful use of technology: Utilise technology as a tool to enhance teaching and learning experiences • Strong, professional and kind relationships: Foster a safe, supportive and respectful classroom environment where students feel valued, respected and understood.

• Collaborative and ambitious striving: Encourage collaboration amongst students and team members so we can create perseverance, critical thinking and creativity.

• Modelling curiosity and commitment to deep learning: Demonstrate a passion for learning and inquiry-based thinking.

Encourage students to ask questions, explore topics independently, and pursue their interests beyond the classroom.

• Extending students' understanding through teacher expertise: Continuously develop your own expertise through the use of data, ongoing professional development and collaboration with colleagues.

If this sounds like you, we encourage you to apply to join the team at Haileybury where we aim to create a supportive culture and learning environment that fosters both academic achievement and personal growth for our students.

Why work for us; • Competitive salary to compensate for experience • Ongoing professional and personal development • Focus on career development and a vast array of leadership opportunities • Excellent on-site facilities, grounds, technology and working environment • Secondment opportunities and pathways to other Melbourne based campus', Haileybury Rendall School Darwin and Haileybury Senior School Tianjin • Variety of hybrid and flexible opportunities, including working at Haileybury Pangea, our online School • Broader scope of positions across multiple Melbourne campus locations • Employee leave benefits such as paid parental leave and additional personal leave • Various financial benefits to employees through discount partnership programs and salary packaging options • Additional support for teaching parents, with students at Haileybury • Staff social groups and events Want to find out more? To view the position description, please click on the attachment below.

For all enquiries, please contact the People and Culture Team via (email protected) To apply, please click on the "Apply Now" button to be directed to our online recruitment portal.

Applications close 10.30am, Wednesday 22nd April 2024.

Internal candidates are encouraged to apply for the Position of Responsibility regardless of your campus.

If successful, your teaching responsibilities at your current campus will be maintained and adjust accordingly.

Please note that applicants must have the right to work in Australia, VIT registration and Working with Children Clearance.

Haileybury is committed to the protection of children and the promotion of a culturally safe and supportive working environment for diverse communities.

The successful applicant will be required to satisfy child protection screening, and adhere at all times to the schools' Child Safety and Wellbeing Policy, ( Haileybury is an equal opportunity employer.

We celebrate diversity and creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.  Report this job advert Don't provide your bank or credit card details when applying for jobs.

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Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Head of humanities

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