English Teacher

Celebrating learning; inspiring young women. We are seeking an enthusiastic, talented teaching professional to join our English faculty. The position is a full time role, commencing in Term 2 2018. The is also a potential to take on an Assistant Head of Department position.

The successful candidate will have proven experience in teaching at all stages particularly Stage 6, including HSC Advanced and Extension 1 course.  Knowledge or teaching experience in the elective After the Bomb is highly desirable.

The key responsibilities of the position include (but are not limited to):

  • teaching across a range of disciplines
  • collaborative programming at all levels
  • applying knowledge of content/discipline through effective teaching activities and programs relevant to the curriculum stage
  • designing and implementing relevant learning and teaching sequences using the NSW NESA syllabus and integrating ICT in teaching and learning to meet syllabus outcomes
  • using a variety of appropriate teaching strategies and resources, including ICT, to make content meaningful to all students
  • understanding and using database systems to maintain records and track student learning
  • using student assessment results to evaluate teaching and learning programs and inform further planning
  • establishing safe and supportive learning environments
  • managing student behaviour by engaging students in purposeful and worthwhile learning activities

We are looking for a teacher who:

  • is passionate about the teaching of English
  • has a natural rapport with staff and girls
  • has the ability to engage students and inspire them to achieve the best results
  • possesses a strong academic record
  • possesses a clear understanding of teaching and learning, and sound specialist knowledge and understanding of English
  • is knowledgeable about the effective use of ICT in the classroom
  • is confident in differentiating the curriculum in the classroom
  • will support the co-curricular and pastoral care programs at the school
  • has a commitment to ongoing professional learning
  • will actively support the ethos of this Anglican Independent School

HR Manager


794 New South Head Road
Telephone 9388 6853
Applications close: 16 March 2018