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EOI - Head of Special Education Services - Mornington Island State School - Special Education ProgramQueensland Government
This temporary vacancy is open to Expressions of Interest and accordingly any appointment (and extension to this appointment) will not extend beyond 12 months. Image Courtesy of Mornington Island State School About Mornington Island State School Mornington Island State School is a Kindy - Year 10 campus located in the town of Gununa, which is within the Wellesley Island Group of the Gulf of Carpentaria. We believe collaborative and cooperative effort is the key to unlocking the education expectations for our students and their families.
To this end, our school works closely with other agencies and supporters to benefit our students and their learning futures. Our learning partnerships begin within our island community and extend far beyond the shores of Mornington Island, with schools and training facilities across Queensland. 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 focussed 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. For more information please CLICK HERE.
Teachers working in Education and Care Services (including State Delivered Kindergarten programs) require an exemption card issued by Blue Card Services. For more information please CLICK HERE. To apply please attach the following: A brief resume including contact details for 2 referees (one of whom should be your current supervisor) A maximum 2 page written response outlining your suitability for the role referring to the key capabilities under 'How you will be assessed' section in the attached role description.
Applicants need to be a current Queensland Government employee to be eligible to apply. Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted..