About This Opportunity

This is an exciting full-time opportunity for a passionate, innovative and highly skilled leader to provide educational leadership for excellence in the teaching of mathematics through collection and analysis of learning data, involvement in curriculum planning, the support of quality practice, and administration of relevant programs.

The Mathematics Leader of Learning is a member of the Middle Leadership structure led by the Dean of Learning and is responsible for educational activity to optimize student learning and enhance staff professionalism.

The successful candidate will need to be experienced in teaching Specialist Mathematics and Mathematics Methods.

For further details, the position description is available here.

About You

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • Demonstrated commitment to support and promote the philosophy, ethos, traditions and spiritual values of a Catholic school in the Brigidine tradition.
  • Demonstrated leadership of teaching, learning and assessment, in the relevant learning area.
  • Demonstrated leadership of curriculum change to achieve educational goals.
  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional growth and development in the learning area.
  • A capacity to lead the ongoing growth and development of all staff in the learning area to achieve their goals
  • Demonstrated excellence in the organisational responsibilities of the learning area.
  • High level communication and interpersonal skills, including demonstrated collaboration, consultation,
  • negotiation and organisational skills.

Applicants are expected to support the Catholic ethos of the College and must have, or be eligible for, Queensland Teacher Registration.

 Why join us?

  • A friendly, respectful and supportive place to work with a strong focus on employee well-being including free annual flu vaccinations and Employee Assistance Program
  • Access to training and professional development opportunities and learning and development resources including spirituality days
  • Generous superannuation scheme – access to enhanced superannuation contributions when voluntary contributions are made
  • Fortnightly staff gatherings with free morning tea
  • Staff recognition including years of service, birthdays and weekly affirmations
  • Access to Long Service Leave after seven years of service
  • 14 weeks paid maternity or adoption leave (for eligible employees)
  • Discount on Brigidine College School fees
  • Free onsite group fitness classes and access to the pool
  • Convenient amenities such as a café
  • Access to Library borrowing services and growth mindset resources
  • Modern facilities combining the grandeur of historic architecture with new, well-designed, purpose-built structures
  • Annual First Aid and CPR training
  • A strong leadership team who are committed to helping every person realise their full potential

 Want to Apply?

To submit your application, please complete the online application through the APPLY NOW link below.

Your application must include:

  • Covering letter addressing key selection criteria; and
  • Resume, including contact details for three professional referees.

To satisfy pre-requisite questions and ensure your application can be considered in full, all candidates must apply via the Brigidine College employment website by the job closing deadline. Applications received via other channels, including direct email, will not be accepted.

 Applications close Monday 2 October 2023.   

The College reserves the right to interview and employ a successful candidate before the closing date. The advertisement will be removed once an appointment has been made.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

 Please note we do not accept unsolicited Resumes from Recruitment agencies.