Strathcona is a leading Independent Baptist Girls’ School located in Canterbury, an inner-eastern suburb of Melbourne. The School has three campuses and is committed to developing intellectually curious, optimistic, life ready young women who are empowered to shape their future in a rapidly changing world. With strong community connections and a commitment to future-focused learning, Strathcona provides a stimulating and enriching environment for all staff to grow and thrive.
Beginning in January 2020, the Classroom Music/Performing Arts teacher is an integral member of the highly accomplished Performing Arts team and reports to the Head of Performing Arts.
We are seeking applications from a suitably qualified and experienced teacher of Classroom Music and/or Drama (Secondary), with a strong interest and passion for directing Musical Theatre productions. This is a full time, ongoing position commencing 2020 with the successful candidate able to demonstrate a commitment to best practice in teaching students critical analysis, creating and performing within the Performing Arts. As a member of the Performing Arts faculty, the successful candidate will contribute to a range of Performing Arts events run by the School including the Senior School Musical Production as a component of their teaching allocation.
A proven ability to communicate effectively with a broad range of stakeholders and collaborate with teams across the whole school is essential.
The successful applicant will:
- Utilise a range of techniques, resources and technologies that support learning of the content, processes and skills required to teach in the Performing Arts faculty, with a focus on Years 7 & 8
- Inspire and motivate students to become actively involved and engaged in the Music and Drama programs offered at Strathcona
- Lead and direct a high quality Musical Theatre production, showcasing the talents of students, encouraging participation and engaging community involvement
Strathcona Baptist Girls’ Grammar School is an organisation committed to Child protection and the implementation of Child safe policies and practices.
Strathcona Baptist Girls Grammar has engaged Hutton Consulting to assist with the search and selection process for this position. For a confidential discussion regarding the application process and to obtain further details please contact the lead consultant Fiona Hutton on 0499 000 973 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications close on Friday 6 September at 5.00pm.