Director of Teaching and Learning (Grades 7-12), 36 Button Street, Mowbray Heights, 7248, Tasmania

Launceston Church Grammar School36 Button Street, Mowbray Heights, 7248, Tasmania
Date posted:
Start date: Term 1, 2020 (late January)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

Launceston Church Grammar School is an Anglican co-educational day and boarding community where global learners and leaders are nurtured, challenged and inspired to serve and shape our world with courage, curiosity, creativity and compassion.

Launceston Grammar has entered an exciting new chapter thanks to the collective endeavour of a visionary Headmaster, energetic leadership team and exceptional staff. We are seeking a person who shares our passion for providing students with a world-class education to serve in the position of:

About the Position

Launceston Church Grammar School is seeking to appoint an experienced and dynamic educator to the position of Director of Teaching and Learning (7-12), to ensure that exemplary teaching and learning practices are modelled and developed at Launceston Grammar.

The Director of Teaching and Learning (7-12) is a member of the School Executive responsible for the quality and continuous improvement of teaching and learning practices and curriculum implementation at the Senior Campus of Launceston Church Grammar School. They will lead Learning Area Leaders, Heads of Department and other staff allocated to curriculum roles to ensure a coordinated, coherent and connected school programme of quality teaching and learning.

The Director of Teaching and Learning (7-12) will ensure the school meets its quality assurance and reporting obligations as defined by national and state curriculum authorities and will support the decision making and strategic objectives of the School. Reporting to the Deputy Head -Teaching and Learning, the Director of Teaching and Learning (7-12) supports both strategic and operational leadership to deliver outstanding teaching and learning.

This position is full-time and commences in Term 1 (January), 2020

Role requirements

To be successful in this role, you will be a highly experienced educator with outstanding interpersonal and communication skills who can proactively motivate staff and influence student learning outcomes. The ideal candidate will have a commitment to the professional development of staff, empowering teams and continuous improvement in teaching and learning. The candidate will also possess virtues and beliefs which align with and support the School’s Christian foundations as an Anglican School.

How to apply

Interested applicants are requested to visit the Launceston Church Grammar School website at for further information and details regarding the application process.

Inquiries may be directed to Mrs Audra Anderson (Human Resources Manager) at

Support for and alignment with the ethos, culture and values of an independent Anglican School is essential.

Applications close 5pm, Friday 27 September 2019

More about Launceston Church Grammar School
Address: Senior School - Mowbray Campus, 36 Button Street, Mowbray Heights, Tasmania, TAS 7248, Australia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +61 3 6336 6000