Western Cape College is seeking a dedicated and passionate leader to join our team. As Head of Special Education, you will enact our vision of all students succeeding through high quality inclusive education. You will have the privilege of working with highly experienced and passionate teams across all of our campuses who work tirelessly to support our students. In the role you will work with staff throughout our teaching and learning cycles and nurture positive relationships between students, teachers, parents, the community and all stakeholders.
|Position status||Fixed Term Temporary|
|Occupational group||Education & Training|
|Classification||Stream 2 /HO2|
|Workplace Location||Far North Qld|
|Job ad reference||QLD/FNR423595/22T|
|Yearly salary||$133031 - $135384|
|Fortnightly salary||$5099.10 - $5189.30|
|Job duration||12 months, unless otherwise determined|
|Contact person||Peter Linnehan|
|Contact details||(07) 4090 6444|
About the School
The Western Cape College is a unique state school with two campuses located in Mapoon (P-6), and Weipa (P-12), as well as a secondary residential facility also located in Weipa. Additionally, WCC Weipa Campus operates a Prep Classroom in Napranum. Each Campus is set in its own amazing cultural, social and geographical environment, spread over a vast area of the Cape York Peninsula in Far North Queensland.
As the largest P-12 school in the Cape, we have an important role to play in supporting and continuing to lead innovative practices with Indigenous and Remote Education. Our vision is that all young people are well prepared for their futures with skills to progress purposefully on their chosen pathway, and we firmly believe in a strong foundation to learning being the stepping stone to future successes.
Relocation expenses may be negotiated with the successful applicant. Subsidised departmental accommodation is available for eligible applicants and remote incentives apply.
For more information about working at Western Cape College, check out our website.
Additionally, to experience everything Weipa has to offer, we encourage interested applicants to view the following You Tube clip https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wh4GtO8eOjc
About the Role
As the Head of Special Education Services you will have responsibility for the following:
A mandatory requirement of this role is:
Interested? To apply:
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.
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