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Job title : Head of Learning Area - Health and Physical EducationState Government of WA
Independent Public School - North Metropolitan Education Region Shenton College Head of Learning Area - Health and Physical Education 00015760 Level 3, $118,626 - $129,810 per annum (SEA GA 2019) Advertised Vacancy Number: IPS/SA700311 This is a permanent full-time position commencing Term 1, 2022 Shenton College is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, energetic and dedicated leader for the Health and Physical Education (HPE) Department. The College is one of Australia's leading co-educational schools and consists of a Middle School (Years 7 and 8), Lower Senior School (Years 9 and 10) and Upper Senior School (11 and 12). We strive for excellence in everything we do, and as a large and vibrant educational community, we enthusiastically support the comprehensive provision of HPE curriculum.
The successful applicant should have a comprehensive knowledge of the full range of HPE courses including General, Certificate and ATAR. Shenton College also has a proud commitment to student participation in physical activities through providing co-curricular sporting opportunities, particularly within School Sports WA competitions, and as a result, we enjoy broad community support. The successful applicant should have a strong track record for building student participation and ensuring broad community engagement and support, particularly through communicating participation and success Strong HPE provision requires committed staff working collaboratively together and the successful applicant should have a strong track record in this area, as well as an understanding of department policy relating to school-based and off-site on excursions.
The College has outstanding facilities which include an international standard hockey turf, a modern gymnasium, as well as a dedicated weights/fitness centre. With over 2700 students the College enjoys tremendous support from our local community through the Shenton College - Friends of Sport Facebook page and with coordination from a Director of Sport. Students participate in dedicated rowing and judo programs organised through our Learning Links partner, the University of Western Australia.
In 2021 the College launched a comprehensive specialist Hockey program which has enjoyed the support of our passionate local hockey playing community. The College also provides diverse co-curricular opportunities, including extensive participation in a wide range of representative sports teams through School Sports WA. We have a proud culture of excellence and high achievement across many sports - particularly swimming, but also in many other disciplines.
The HPE staff are a wonderfully dedicated team and are leaders in our educational community. Our staff are committed to personal and professional growth and embrace opportunities to create environments conducive to learning that are fun, purposeful, and relevant, and cater for differing student learning needs. We focus on delivering an educational experience that's about much more than m....