Merici College is an all girls’ 7-12 Catholic college committed to excellence in the education of girls, striving to assist all students to develop their potential academically, spiritually, culturally, physically and socially through innovative programs. Merici College is an IB World School, authorised to offer the Diploma Program (Years 11-12) and in the process of candidacy for the Middle Years Program (Year 7-10).
The College focuses on all aspects of learning through its Principles of Powerful Learning. We aim at empowering students to become responsible for their own learning, working in partnership with teachers to maximise the results of the efforts they make as learners. Powerful Learning incorporates concepts such Academic Excellence through varied teaching styles, growth mindset and inquiry learning; Innovative Digital Learning through a bring your own device program and learning management system; Inclusivity with differentiated learning and teaching is fostered for a joy of learning; Faith, Hope and Love is the focus of our Christ centred values, creating positive relationships for all.
We are looking for innovative, creative and committed teachers and leaders. We recognise and support teachers who have achieved national Highly Accomplished and Lead Teacher Certification. All staff at Merici College acknowledge and accept that their work in schools is part of the mission of the Catholic Church and in doing so agree in the performance of their role to uphold.
We are currently seeking to appoint an Art & Religious Education Teacher at Merici College.To be successful in this role, you will have the demonstrated ability to be an innovative classroom teacher, who is committed to the school’s philosophy of Powerful Learning, employing a wide range of student centred, brain-based learning strategies and who is willing to explore new models of teaching, including team teaching, to improve outcomes for all students. Additionally, you will have a commitment to be forward-thinking to promote excellent outcomes in an all-girls environment.
Applications are invited from interested candidates able to demonstrate a commitment to the aims of Catholic Education.
Please note that this is a temporary full-time position commencing 25 January to 17 December 2021. A pro-rata salary amount will be paid for part-time appointments.
This position involves working with children. The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory employment screening for child related employment in accordance with CE policy.
Applicants are required to submit a cover letter including a statement of suitability against the skills, attributes and experience as outlined in the Position Descriptionincluding a current resume.
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Further inquiries: Can be directed to Lauren Frankham on02 6243 4100 or via email Lauren.Frankham@merici.act.edu.au
Recruitment questions: Please contact the Recruitment team on 02 6234 5427 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
To apply: All applicants will be required to go through the e-recruitment system by clicking the 'apply now' button. This will take you through the application process.
Closing Date: 11:55pm, Thursday 29 October 2020
Catholic Education Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn