Manager, Curriculum General Capabilities, PEO (ETS) - 217686

$157,891 yearly
  • NSW Department of Education
  • New South Wales, Australia
  • 06 Apr, 2021

Job Description

Organisation/Entity: Department of Education
Job Category: Education And/Or Training
Job Location: Sydney Region / Sydney - Greater West
Job Reference Number: 000088EP
Work Type: Full-Time
Number of Positions: 1
Total Remuneration Package: $157,891. Package includes salary $142,302, employer's contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.
Contact: P: 0436 842 612 or E: - Penny Vlies
Closing Date: 11/04/2021 - 11:59 PM

  • Manager, Curriculum General Capabilities (PEO)
  • Position details: Temporary full-time appointment for a period up to January 27, 2022 with possibility of extension.
  • Grade: Principal Education Officer (PEO)
  • Closing date: 11:59pm on Sunday, 11 April 2021

The Quality Teaching Practice Unit is recruiting for a Manager, Curriculum General Capabilities (PEO) to join a dynamic and multidisciplinary team that uses evidence-informed practices to strengthen teaching quality.

The role manages the program design, delivery and evaluation of innovative and highly effective curriculum, teaching and assessment practices, with a specific focus on implementing critical and creative thinking, collaboration and communication strategies across subjects and stages.

This role manages the project planning, implementation, administration, communication and evaluation of professional learning initiatives, as well as, supporting the leadership of a team of school-based teachers, non-school based teachers and project officers.

The project focuses on strengthening teaching quality and developing learning networks to build the evidence base of quality teaching in NSW. It will involve liaison and collaboration with schools, Departmental personnel and other stakeholders including NESA, ACARA and professional associations.

More than ever our young people need the confidence and optimism to thrive in, and beyond school. To support this goal, we work to ensure students are equipped with the requisite subject knowledge and skills, including the general capabilities, to meet the opportunities and challenges ahead.

For more information please refer to the attached position description.

How to apply: Please submit your application by clicking “Apply Online”. To be considered for this role, you must include:

  • A covering letter (maximum of 2 pages)
  • A resume (clearly detailing your capabilities, knowledge and experience)
  • Answers addressing the selection criteria (as listed below and in the position description). Your responses should be between 250 and 500 words.