Assistant Director Literacy and Numeracy, Early Learning - 975692

$139,854 yearly
  • Tasmanian Government - Education
  • Tasmania, Australia
  • 08 Sep, 2021
Full time - Fixed Term Teaching - Early Childhood Teaching - Primary

Job Description

Position details

Applications close: Sunday 19 September, 2021 11:55 PM AEST

Award/Classification: Teaching Service (Tasmanian Public Sector) Award - Principal Non Teaching

Salary: $139,854 per annum

Employment Type: Fixed-term, full-time

Region: Statewide

The Department of Education aims to transform the way Tasmanians access education, training and information services, provide a fresh and exciting approach to lifelong learning and build an education system that inspires and supports all learners to succeed as connected, resilient, creative and curious thinkers.

Duties

Provide high quality leadership and support to build the capability of Literacy and Numeracy coaches across Kindergarten to Year 12 for the strategic development and successful implementation of the department’s goal of Literacy and Numeracy, and Early Learning (Birth to 8 Years).

Period of Appointment

24 January 2022 - 23 January 2025

Hours per fortnight

73.5 hours per fortnight

Essential Requirements

  • Qualifications as established by the Tasmanian Industrial Commission in the Teaching Service (Tasmanian Public Sector) Award, 2005.
  • A registered teacher with full registration within the meaning of the Teachers Registration Act 2000.

The Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Act 2013 requires persons undertaking work in a regulated activity to be registered.

A regulated activity is a child related service or activity defined in the Registration to Work with Vulnerable People Regulations 2014.

This registration must remain current and valid at all times whilst employed in this role and the status of this may be checked at any time during employment.

  • Current Tasmanian Registration to Work with Vulnerable People (Registration Status - Employment).

Desirable Requirements

  • Qualifications as established by the Tasmanian Industrial Commission in the Teaching Service (Tasmanian Public Sector) Award, 2005.
  • Bachelor of Early Childhood Education

Statement of Duties and a reference guide to assist with applying online can be found here:

  • Statement Of Duties (PDF)
  • Employment Application Guidelines (PDF)

How to apply

Electronic submission of application is preferred, please click the blue 'Apply Now' button.

Applicants should forward/include:

  • a statement addressing the selection criteria;
  • a resume that contains relevant personal details and work history.

All applicants are required to supply a valid email address with their application for the purposes of email communication.

The cost associated with obtaining a Tasmanian Registration to Work with Vulnerable People (Registration Status - Employment) is the responsibility of the individual.

Applications should be made via the Apply Now button and submitted online by 11.30pm AEDT on the advertised closing date.

Should you have any difficulties regarding applying for this vacancy online, please contact Department of Education HR Recruitment and Employment phone +61 3 6165 6285.

Applicants needing more information are encouraged to request specific details of the vacancy from the Contact Person.

Name: Gay Cumming
Title: Director Teaching and Learning
Phone: 0427 931 483
Email: gay.cumming@education.tas.gov.au

Subject

English and Literature, Mathematics

School Type

Others

Job Closing Date

19 Sep, 2021