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Head of Mathematics


St Michael’s Grammar School is one of the leading co-educational, independent schools in Australia providing exceptional education to more than 1300 students from Kindergarten to Year 12. St Michael’s was established by the Anglican Community of the Sisters of the Church on its current site in 1895. 

St Michael’s is renowned for its excellence in teaching and learning, diverse community, and creative and caring environment. The St Michael’s community is united by strong values based on respect to self and others, wellbeing, autonomous thinking and expression, and meaningful connections with local and international communities.

St Michael’s Grammar School seeks an innovative Head of Mathematics to deliver effective teaching, learning and caring programs from Kindergarten to Year 12. You must be aligned with the School’s ethos, vision and values. You will lead the development of an aligned, sequential, effective and contemporary learning area which is implemented by a team of staff having expert knowledge of mathematics, teaching and pastoral care approaches.

The Head of Mathematics will lead the faculty to inspire students with a sense of curiosity, imagination and creativity through their learning and will inspire through positive and collaborative leadership with staff and the professional learning community. The Head of Mathematics will lead the use of Targeted Teaching, incorporating the use of data to improve student learning, with its emphasis on deeper understanding by students of their learning. The Head of Mathematics will collaboratively work with other Heads of Faculty and Directors of Learning, to actively create cross-curricular links and engaging content, assist in the review and development of School policies, philosophy and approaches to teaching and learning.

You will have considerable collaborative leadership and management capabilities in working with staff, students and parents. You will also be passionate about developing mathematical methodologies and understanding among students in Years 7-12, but also oversee the teaching and learning of mathematics in Years K- 6. You will have a positive outlook, exceptional interpersonal skills and high emotional intelligence, displaying empathy, commitment and resilience.

To submit your application for this position, please press the “Apply Now” button below and attach your application which should include a covering letter, response to selection criteria and resume in Word format, quoting Ref No. JB36151. For a copy of the position description or for confidential enquiries, please contact Andrew Barr on 03 9235 5128 or via email at education@sladegroup.com.au 
Reference Number: 00D90000000zqaV:a066F00000snSvTQAU
Contact Details:
3 January 2017

Head of Mathematics

Full Time

Education & Training

Schools - Secondary Teacher

Melbourne / CBD & Inner Suburbs

Only People with the right to work in Australia / New Zealand may apply for this position.

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