Co-ordinator of Mathematics

Read Co-ordinator of Mathematics
Thomas Hassall Anglican College
Location: Middleton Grange, NSW
Date advertised: 31st July 2020
Job Type: Full time
Closing Date: Wednesday 19 August 2020

Thomas Hassall Anglican College is a growing Pre-Kinder to Year 12 College of over 1700 students in the emerging South West of Sydney. The College is located within close proximity to the M5 and M7.

We are seeking to employ an experienced educator and leader with a background in High School mathematics education for 2021.  The right candidate will be able to gather, inspire and lead others, and have an expert understanding of 21st century learning and teaching.  She/he will be an active Christian who understands how to integrate faith and education in relevant and authentic ways. The best candidate will work with staff towards the improvement and innovation of the Mathematics Teaching and Learning Programs in Years 7-12.

Key Selection Criteria - the successful applicant for the above position must be able to provide evidence to support the following criteria:

  • Ability to teach up to Extension 1 and Extension 2 HSC Mathematics is an advantage.
  • A well informed understanding of contemporary learning and teaching practices, research and pedagogy 
  • Evidence of leadership of educational innovation and development of curriculum and assessment
  • 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
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of the integration of technology in the delivery of learning
  • Previous experience in providing leadership within a school setting
  • Demonstrated good team leadership skills: excellent communication skills, including approachability; listening skills; conflict resolution; exercising sound judgement; and showing initiative
  • Strong organisational and time management skills with an ability to prioritise tasks, meet prescribed deadlines and concurrently manage a number of competing tasks
  • Strong personal Christian faith and be a regular and practising member of a Bible based Christian Church

Qualifications

  • Teaching qualifications (Secondary Mathematics teacher) and ability to teach up to Extension 1 and Extension 2 HSC Mathematics is desirable.

The “Application for Employment - Teachers” form and link to the relevant Working With Children Check can found under the “Employment” tab of our website, https://www.thac.nsw.edu.au/content/employment and must be completed to be considered for the positions. Applications should be committed Christian’s who are active members of their church.

Applications should include:

  • Cover application letter
  • 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.
  • Resume outlining teaching, leadership and other experience relevant to the position
  • A statement of educational philosophy
  • Written response addressing the Key Selection Criteria in a maximum of 2-3 pages

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: Wednesday 19 August 2020

Please forward your application marked “Private and Confidential” to:

Mr Hugh Renshaw – Director of Staff Services
Thomas Hassall Anglican College
PO Box 150 Hoxton Park NSW 2171
E: employment@thac.nsw.edu.au
W: https://www.thac.nsw.edu.au/content/employment