Head of Special Education Services - Holland Park State School/Seville Road State School Cluster

$114,886 - $120,682 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Moreton Bay, QLD, Australia
  • 26 Mar, 2021
Full time - Fixed Term Management – Schools

Job Description

An opportunity exists for a Head of Special Education Services (HOSES) to join the leadership team in the Holland Park State School/Seville Road State School Cluster. The successful HOSES will work with the leadership team at both schools and forms an integral part of the leadership teams at both locations.

Job details
Position status: Permanent
Position type: Full-time
Occupational group: Education & Training
Classification: Stream 2 /HO1
Workplace Location: Brisbane - South
Job ad reference: QLD/MER368488/21P
Closing date: 12-Apr-2021
Yearly salary: $114886 - $120682
Fortnightly salary: $4403.60 - $4625.70
Contact person: Tony Gribbin
Contact details: (07) 3421 6222
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About Holland Park State School

Holland Park State School is a large school, where their learning community, is one striving for excellence, building on the traditions of service to the community stretching back 87 years.

Their school community values a supportive school environment by resourcing its students with the skills for effective communication, self-confidence, conflict resolution and personal development. They value the unique worth of each person, support their personal and emotional development and foster self-esteem by respecting individual differences, recognising and celebrating achievements.

Holland Park State School is a large school, where their learning community, is one striving for excellence, building on the traditions of service to the community stretching back 87 years.

Their school community values a supportive school environment by resourcing its students with the skills for effective communication, self-confidence, conflict resolution and personal development. They value the unique worth of each person, support their personal and emotional development and foster self-esteem by respecting individual differences, recognizing and celebrating achievements.

About Seville Road State School

Seville Road State School is a small school, providing a safe, supportive community; celebrating every child's diversity and successes. Their students become courageous, creative and compassionate global citizens.

Many cultures are represented in the school community. The harmonious way in which they learn, work and play serves as a model to all humanity. The school has an inclusive approach which focuses on individual needs and learning styles which are catered for in whole class, shared small groups and individual ways.

Your Role

As the Head of Special Education Services you will have responsibility for the following:

  • Lead the school special education unit or special education developmental unit teachers, students and stakeholders to develop, articulate and commit to a shared educational vision focused on providing quality learning outcomes for all students.
  • Embed socially just practices in daily school life.
  • Set high standards for student and staff performance.
  • Are active participants in life long learning and ongoing professional development.
  • Form partnerships with parents, other government agencies, and community groups.
  • Are futures oriented and strategic.
  • Understand the legislation and policies that impact on schooling especially in relation to students with disability.
  • Manage the human, financial, facilities and curriculum resources of the unit to achieve goals.

A mandatory requirement of this role is:

  • Current full registration or current provisional registration with eligibility for full registration, as a teacher in Queensland. 
  • Teachers working in Education and Care Services (including State Delivered Kindergarten programs) require an exemption card issued by Blue Card Services. 

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.

Subject

Not Applicable

School Type

Primary

Job Closing Date

12 Apr, 2021