Head of Middle Years
Good News Lutheran College, a growing school located in rapidly developing western suburbs of Melbourne, is seeking to employ a Head of Middle Years on a five-year contract to commence in 2020.
Good News Lutheran College aims to provide a quality holistic education in the Lutheran tradition which values Christian beliefs and living, and provide a sound academic, spiritual, physical, social and emotional preparation for the students’ lives ahead. The College is a candidate for the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP) and Middle Years Programme (MYP).
The Head of Middle Years is a member of the College Executive team and is accountable to the Principal for the overall leadership of the Middle School. The position plays a pivotal role in the provision of strategic, operational, pastoral and pedagogical leadership within the College community in line with the College Mission. The position is responsible for the delivery of high quality teaching and learning, and for the smooth running of the Middle School ensuring compliance with the requirements of statutory bodies.
The successful candidate will oversee the continued growth of the Middle School (Years 6-9) which currently comprises just under 300 students, of a total student population of just over 1000, increasing to 1500 in the coming years.