Location:
Hybrid – WFH and CBD (World Square)
Commencement Date: Immediate start or by negotiation
Closing Date: Monday, 17 June 2024
Capacity: Full-time, 12-month contract (maternity leave)


About the role

The Education Officer: Curriculum (K-6 Mathematics) role focuses on improving knowledge and practice in Mathematics across Sydney Catholic Schools (SCS).

Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to;

  • collaborating with the Curriculum and Innovation Team to research, design, and deliver high-impact evidence-based practices in Mathematics 
  • developing and delivering quality Primary Mathematics Professional Learning
  • developing and delivering quality curriculum resources 
  • building Collective Teacher Efficacy in Primary Mathematics 
  • building collaborative practice among teachers and leaders of Mathematics
  • building teacher capability in understanding how Mathematics and numeracy develop capabilities in students
  • communicating effectively across a full range of platforms and technologies
  • working closely with the Curriculum and Innovation Team to support a consistent approach to the teaching of Primary Mathematics
  • developing positive attitudes toward Mathematics education among students, families, and teachers
  • any other duties as directed from time to time.

About you

To be successful in this position, you must possess:

  • a University Degree in Education or Teaching
  • a minimum of five years of teaching experience in a school
  • experience in leading staff in professional learning
  • demonstrated success in improving student outcomes
  • demonstrated success in implementing school-wide initiatives
  • experience in using data analysis to inform educational initiatives
  • demonstrated ability to articulate contemporary educational trends in both local and international contexts
  • demonstrated high-level written, oral and presentation skills
  • teacher accreditation with NESA
  • the ability to operate at the Highly Accomplished or Lead level of the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers.

Why work for Sydney Catholic Schools

In joining SCS, you will be part of the largest Catholic education community in NSW, with a unified vision and shared resources, encompassing over 145 schools and over 74,000 students. We enable job mobility across the system, diverse career opportunities and an extensive suite of professional development programs.

SCS is recognised for outstanding student achievement, with 9 schools in the top 100 of the HSC rankings and 17 schools placing in the top 150. We focus on enabling a quality preschool to post-school learning journey for every child, supported by a team of dedicated educators and caregivers.

In addition, we offer:

  • a competitive annual salary of $158,811 plus superannuation
  • salary packaging of up to $15,900 annually
  • up to 25% discount on school fees for parents of SCS students
  • ongoing training and development opportunities
  • discounts on gym classes and memberships, activewear, healthy meals, and wellbeing products
  • ex-gratia leave between Christmas and New Year
  • generous Employee Referral Program.

Application process

To apply for this position please click APPLY and follow the prompts. To support your application, you will be required to provide the following:

  • current resume
  • cover letter.

For any queries or questions, please contact the People & Culture Talent Acquisition team at talent.acquisition@syd.catholic.edu.au

Statement of Commitment to Child Safety
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Working With Children Check (WWCC)
This role is classified as child-related work and therefore requires a WWCC clearance prior to commencement of employment.

SCS welcomes and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and candidates with diverse backgrounds.