Visual Arts Teacher

Visual Arts Teacher

William Clarke College in Kellyville

 

William Clarke College is a K-12, independent, Anglican College and is highly regarded for its commitment to providing quality learning opportunities for its students.  The College has a strong Christian foundation and offers a broad range of co-curricular programmes designed to challenge each student, so they are equipped to make a Christian difference in the world. Established in 1988, William Clarke College is located in the heart of Kellyville with an enrolment of approximately 1500 students.

 

The College is committed to enhancing the expertise of our teachers, placing a strong focus on individual professional development and seeking leadership opportunities for our staff.  We are a vibrant community that values passionate and committed teachers who engage and challenge their students in both their Christian faith and studies.  

 

The College is seeking a passionate, highly skilled Visual Arts Teacher who is committed to delivering quality learning experiences for students that are engaging and meaningful.

 

This role will commence Term 1, 2014

 

Your key responsibilities will be to:

  • Deliver quality teaching and learning experiences for students that develop deep understanding through exploring the ‘big ideas’ inherent in and across subject areas
  • Build learning relationships through employing restorative practices
  • Display a commitment to continued professional growth through self-reflection and further learning

 

The successful candidate will possess:

  • A passion and enthusiasm for your area of specialisation, developing students in a manner that raises the quality of work but recognises the intrinsic value of students who are not as able
  • A desire and the ability to promote Visual Arts and student artwork within the College environment 
  • A comprehensive knowledge of relevant subject content
  • An active Christian faith
  • A demonstrated work ethic reflecting a
    commitment to excellence in teaching
  • Proven ability to effectively engage and build rapport with students
  • Demonstrated initiative in integration of ICT into the learning programme
  • A commitment to ongoing professional development and growth
  • Excellent administrative, organisation and planning skills
  • A desire to actively engage in and deliver a pastoral care program as a Tutor for students in years 5 – 12
  • Relevant qualifications and experience to teach in NSW

 

For more information regarding the above role and to access our Employment Application Form which must form part of your application, please refer to our website:www.wcc.nsw.edu.au/employment/open-roles

 

Applications for this role close Monday, 2 September 2013.

 

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