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Master Special Education Teacher

Full Time
Vacancy type: Internal Vacancy
Categories: Education/Training

MUSEC School Master Special Education Teacher
Applications are being accepted from existing Macquarie University staff only
The Faculty of Arts, School of Education is seeking an energetic Master Special Education Teacher to develop and manage the educational program for a class of K-2 children with a disability.
Salary Package: from $95,866 - $103,939 per annum (HEW Level 7), plus 17% employer’s superannuation and annual leave loading
Appointment Type: Full time, 3-year fixed term contract
Macquarie University (North Ryde) location
Applications are being accepted from existing Macquarie University staff only
Macquarie University Special Education Centre
The MUSEC School is an independent K-6 School for Children with Special Learning Needs and provides onsite professional experience for postgraduate students in special education. Each of the four classes at the school is supported by a Master Special Education Teacher, a Special Education Teacher and at least one Teaching Assistant. In addition, classes are supported by one full time and one part time Speech Pathologist and a Visual Arts Teacher.
The Role
This is a unique role for a teacher with Special Education qualifications and experience. The Master Special Education Teacher manages the class team and develops and manages the individualised education programs for a class of up to 12 children with a disability.
For more information about the role please view the Position Description  Master Special Education Teacher PD.pdf
About you
Your knowledge and understanding of best practice methodologies will be used to guide and coach postgraduate students on practical placement within the school. Your expertise and skills will contribute to the development and delivery of professional learning to peers and external professionals.
As part of the school’s leadership team you will mentor special education teachers within the school and make a significant contribution to initiatives and projects aligned to MUSEC’s objectives as a provider of evidence-based special education.
To Apply
To be considered for this position, please apply online by submitting your CV and a separate (2-page maximum) cover letter that demonstrates how you meet the following selection criteria:
A recognised Special Education qualification
Accredited with the NSW Institute of Teachers
Demonstrated experience teaching special education
Demonstrated ability designing individualised programs for children with a range of disabilities.
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively
Specific Role Enquiries: Dr Sally Howell, MUSEC School Principal at 
Applications Close:  Sunday 6 September 2020, 11:55pm.
Employment in this position requires you to comply with occupational screening, assessment and vaccinations in line with Macquarie University requirements and requires a current and valid Working with Children Check Clearance for NSW. You may also have to satisfy the University that you meet all background checks (including criminal record and qualification checks).
At Macquarie University, we are committed to providing a working environment where each individual is valued, respected and supported to progress. Our priority is to ensure culture, policies and processes are truly inclusive and that no-one is disadvantaged on the basis of their Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander identity, gender, culture, disability, LGBTIQA+ identities, family and caring responsibilities, age, or religion. We encourage everyone who meets the selection criteria and shares Macquarie University’s values of scholarship, empowerment and integrity to apply.
Learn more about our progress towards Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

Advertised: 17 Aug 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 06 Sep 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time

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