An exciting opportunity is available for a Head of Department (Curriculum) to join the team at Currimundi Special School on a permanent, full-time basis. As the Head of Department (Curriculum), the successful applicant will have the opportunity to develop and implement innovative teaching and learning for students with a disability. You will be responsible for the implementation of Australian curriculum for students from P-10, including Highly individualised curriculum.Position status Permanent Position type Full-time Occupational group Education & Training Classification Stream 2 /HO1 Workplace Location Sunshine Coast Job ad reference QLD/NCR395551/21P Closing date 29-Nov-2021 Yearly salary $118045 - $124001 Fortnightly salary $4524.70 - $4752.90 Job duration Contact person Richard Fisher Contact details (07) 5491 0222
About the school
Currimundi Special School is located in the North Coast Region on the Sunshine Coast just north of Caloundra. The school draws its student population from Maroochydore and Buderim in the north, to Caloundra and Pelican Waters in the south and as far west as the communities of Landsborough and Beerwah. We are proud to be a Queensland State Special School that provides learning experiences that are highly adapted and individualised for students with complex educational needs in a safe, supportive and caring environment. Our values and beliefs are strongly embedded in the elements of appropriate learning experiences that are meaningful and success orientated, in which we anticipate high but realistic expectations and opportunities for all students. We provide educational programs from Prep to Grade 12 for students residing from Maroochydore to Pelican Waters and west to Beerwah.
As the Head of Department (Curriculum) you will have responsibility for the following:
The Head of Department (Curriculum) is accountable to and under the direction of the Principal or delegate.
For a full list of the requirements for this position, please refer to the attached 'Role Description'.
A mandatory requirement of this role is:
To apply please attach the following:
Applications remain current for 12 months from the closing date and may be considered for appointment to identical or similar vacancies within the Department. Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.