Head of Visual Arts

North Parramatta, New South Wales 

Tara is seeking an energetic, passionate and innovative teacher with experience and ability to teach Stages 4, 5 and 6 Visual Arts and to lead and manage a dynamic Visual Arts Department.

The Head of Visual Arts will provide 

  • effective development, implementation and supervision of the Visual Arts curriculum, 
  • engage with the Principal and Executive staff in developing the quality of teaching and learning in Visual Arts as part of Tara’s Strategic Plan
  • ensure excellence in teaching and learning strategies that cater to the learning needs of all students
  • provide a dynamic, effective, innovative leadership and management of Visual Arts staff and model best practice in the classroom
  • effectively manage and oversee the tasks of the Visual Arts Assistant
  • keep abreast of the current pedagogies in the teaching of Visual Arts as they pertain to the teaching of girls, and
  • have excellent knowledge of the NESA Visual Arts curriculum and IB MYP.

This position is permanent full time and is to commence Term 1, 2022.

A full position description is available on the Tara website.


Application, including full CV, cover letter, academic transcripts and details of three referees, should be sent to:

The Director of Policy, Compliance and Human Resources
Tara Anglican School for Girls
Masons Drive, North Parramatta NSW 2151

Phone: 02 9630 6655
Email: [email protected]

Applications Close: Friday, 8 October 2021

Applications closed Friday 8 October 2021