|Organisation / Entity:||Teaching Service|
Schools | TCH Other
|Job reference number:||00008XZG|
|Number of positions:||1|
|Total remuneration package:||Remuneration package valued at $140,923.00. This position attracts a base salary of $126,568.00, plus leave loading and employer's contribution to superannuation.|
|Contact:||9489 3086 - Alison Filipic|
|Closing date:||29/06/2022 - 04:00 PM|
|School name:||Wahroonga Public School|
Wahroonga Public School was established in 1944 and is a metropolitan school in the northern suburbs of Sydney with an enrolment of approximately 650 students from Kindergarten to Year 6. 44% of students are from language backgrounds other than English.
Wahroonga Public School caters for all students and prides itself on a culture of inclusion and participation. Wahroonga Public School is affectionately known as 'The Bush School', as it is set amongst a native Blue Gum High Forest, and features unique, attractive grounds including both natural and built features.
Two in–ground swimming pools and an outdoor amphitheatre are main attractions. The school currently has 25 mainstream classes and 3 support classes and offers students a large range of extra–curricular activities including chess, sport, dance, ICT, bush building, gardening and choir. The school has an expansive band program that is renowned in the local area.
Areas of focus for the period 2022-2025 have been determined after a thorough situational analysis of current school performance and a period of consultation with school community stakeholders.
In 2022-2025 Wahroonga Public School will focus on 3 Strategic Directions that will drive improvement in student vocabulary development, reading comprehension, numeracy with an emphasis on Measurement and Geometry, data informed decision making, initiatives to support students in their wellbeing, resilience and sense of belonging and positive community partnerships.
General Selection Criteria
An unconditional full approval to teach is a requirement. If you do not hold a full approval to teach with the NSW Department of Education, you are required to commence the application process at the same time as you apply for this teaching opportunity.
From 8 November 2021 all Department of Education employees undertaking relevant work, including any work conducted on a NSW school site, will be required to meet mandatory double vaccination requirements against COVID-19.
The successful candidate for this position will be required to meet mandatory double vaccination requirements prior to the Department of Education finalizing the appointment of the candidate and entry on duty.
Further information on the Department’s COVID-19 response is available at https://education.nsw.gov.au/covid-19.
Applicants are to include details of their WWCC clearance number as part of this application.
The New South Wales Department of Education, a department of the Government of New South Wales, is responsible for the delivery and co-ordination of early childhood, primary school, secondary school, vocational education, adult, migrant and higher education in the state of New South Wales, Australia.