START DATE: 21 JANUARY 2020
CLOSING DATE: 31 OCTOBER 2019
Preshil is a small, secular and progressive co-educational school in Victoria for ages 3 and 4 through to Year 12. The students take an active role in their education and develop responsibility for their actions; they are encouraged to ask challenging questions, to know themselves, care for others and achieve excellence on their own terms.
The school philosophy is inspired by the work of Margaret J R Lyttle and the ideas of other educational theorists relevant to progressive education in 21st century Australia. Preshil is an authorized International Baccalaureate School for the IB Diploma Program (IBDP), the Middle Years Program (MYP) and the Primary Years Program (PYP)).
Preshil is committed to the protection of children and young people and safeguarding children from harm.
Description of Position:
We are seeking an IBDP Teacher of Visual Arts & Film and IBMYP Design with discipline-based knowledge and experience. Preference will be given to experienced IB educators, with training provided as necessary. This is a full time, ongoing position. The school uses a restorative approach to discipline and is looking for outstanding teachers with high levels of leadership experience and capacity.
The school’s website is a valuable source of information in coming to an understanding of Preshil. We are seeking vibrant, passionate and experienced educators to join our team working to create outstanding programs for every student.
General role description:
To have a strong background in Arts, Film and Design with preference given to those with their own practice and broad experience of the art world
To carry out professional duties and to have responsibility for assigned classes, co-curricular programs and individual students
To be responsible for the day-to-day learning and management of classes and the safety and welfare of the students, during on-site and off-site activities
To promote the aims and objectives of the school and maintain its philosophy of education
To demonstrate outstanding discipline-based knowledge and experience in Art, Film and Design with preference given to IB experience
To carry out other duties as directed by the Principal
A full position description is available on the Preshil website.
Conditions of Employment:
The successful applicant will be subject to a Working With Children Check and Criminal History Records Check where applicable.
Our organisation undertakes several screening processes to ensure the appropriate protection of children in its care. This includes reference checks, identity check, qualification checks and professional registration checks.
A letter of application, together with current CV and contact details for three referees (in one complete file) should be emailed to Kate Bowers, Human Resources Coordinator: email@example.com Please include: REF: www.ibschooljobs.com - Application for Position as DP Visual Arts & Film and MYP Design Teacher in the subject line of your mail.