Head of Sport, Excursions and Camps, Northern Territory

Smart TeachersNorthern Territory
Date posted:
Start date: Commencing Term 1 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of Sport, Excursions and Camps

Our Client is Darwin’s premier school with nationally recognized innovative educational programs and high learning outcomes. The School is located in Darwin’s inner suburbs, a short walk to the beach. The school seeks a well-qualified and highly motivated experienced or aspiring middle leaders. 

About the Role:

  • Head of Sport, Excursions and Camps
  • Head of Sport Year 4-12, House Sport Transition to Year 12, Excursion planning, Camps and Tours with a focus on risk and safety management
  • Commence in Term 1
  • 3 year contract with view to continue 
  • This position has a strong emphasis on risk and safety management with the implementation of best practice
  • It is inherent within the role and incorporated into the leadership time release, that the Head of SEC will operate outside the regular school hours to manage and attend selected camps, tours, sporting events, meetings, and functions. Hence, they will be required to work before and after school, during term breaks and on weekends, as required
  • The Head of SEC is a role model to students, staff and parents. A passionate educator who promotes quality learning and upskilling of staff through a vibrant, challenging and meaningful Sport, Excursion and Camps Program

Key Responsibilities

  • Inspire and drive innovative programs encouraging the use of Digital Technologies Champion the differentiated models to support gifted and remedial students 
  • Maintain responsibility for the direct supervision of curriculum and teaching programs
  • Strongly promote aspects of Subject Area across the two campuses and ensure the provision of a variety of opportunities for students
  • Support staff in the ongoing development of rigorous classroom practice
  • Conduct regular Faculty meetings across campuses and inform the Director of Teaching and Learning;
  • Ensure you model quality teaching and learning
  • Analyze data from standardized testing and make professional judgements and recommendations re placement of students
  • Ensure differentiated teaching and learning practices
  • Strongly promote Cambridge Curriculum teaching and learning outcomes.

Personal Qualities:

  • A passion for improving learning and teaching
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with proven ability to build productive partnerships and a sense of community in an educational setting
  • Demonstrated high level of written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated high level of teaching
  • Demonstrated effective skills in management of meetings

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About You:

  • Possess current references
  • Have the right to work in Australia
  • Hold a teaching qualification recognised in Australia
  • Be registered, or have the ability to be registered with NTTRB and obtain an Orchre Card

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