Program Middle Leader: VET Tier 4 - St Thomas More College, SUNNYBANK, Sunnybank

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Brisbane Catholic EducationSunnybank
Date posted:
Start date: February 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
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We are seeking an experienced and dedicated teacher to lead the coordination of Vocational Education & Training Department. This is a full-time continuing teaching appointment, with an initial three-year appointment as Middle Leader. Two subsequent three-year appointments as Middle Leader will be offered following a successful performance review.

Responsibilities include:
• Working in collaboration with Middle Leaders to embrace a holistic understanding of Middle Leadership
• Leading and promoting the VET, Vocational Education and Careers programs
• Consulting with Curriculum leaders when planning VET programs for different subject areas
• Arranging and overseeing external audits in consultation with Curriculum Leaders and teachers of VET certificates
• Facilitating the enrolment of students in external VET courses
• Facilitating the ‘sign ups’ of school-based apprenticeships and traineeships
• Managing the Work Experience programs for Year 10-12 students in conjunction with support staff
• Ensuring that the College is fulfilling compliance expectations as an RTO and as an administrator of VET certificates
• Directing internal audits and reviews with Curriculum Leaders and teachers delivering the certificate
• Liaising with Curriculum Leaders and teachers engaged in the program
• Inducting new teachers to the VET and Vocational Education programs
• Pastoral care of staff engaged in the designated area(s) of responsibility

St Thomas More College is a Brisbane Catholic Education co-educational secondary college catering for over 1100 students. Our College opened in 1974 and from inception developed a strong commitment to the pastoral care of students. At the core of all that we do is our mission to provide a holistic education to all students. This mission, inspired by Jesus, is to seek, grow and serve by fostering in all students: a commitment to our Christian faith; a commitment to learning; and a sense of community. Come and share the vision for all our graduates. A vision that is explicit about beliefs, values and capacity for informed choice in an ever changing world. A vision of young people with soul, personal integrity and the skills to achieve success in life.

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To be successful in this role you will: 

  • have a commitment to and understanding of the ethos and traditions of Catholic Education;
  • hold current registration with the Queensland College of Teachers; and
  • be eligible to work in Australia for the duration of the appointment.

Estimated Start Date:  Commencing February 2020

Employment Tenure:   Full Time + Continuing

Tenure Duration (if "Fixed Term"):  

If Part Time, hours and/or days required:

Employment Conditions:   Diocesan Catholic Education Employing Authorities in Queensland Single Interest Agreement 2015-2019 

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 the law.

Contact Person:   Sharne Davies

Contact Telephone Number:   07 3323 4600

Contact Email:

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