Head of Social Science

Mosman · New South Wales

Queenwood is seeking a Head of Social Science.

This is a full time position to commence in Term 1, 2023.


Queenwood is an independent, K-12 girls’ school committed to a liberal education – an education which, at its core, develops rigorous thinking and the practice of inquiry. In their personal and intellectual development, we both support and stretch our girls, encouraging increasing engagement with the wider world. Our aim is to develop in our students the character, disposition and skills they will need to flourish in and contribute to a world of complexity and change.  

Position Available 

Queenwood is currently seeking a Head of Social Science to commence in Term 1, 2023. 

The Head of Social Science is responsible for leading and developing the 7–12 Social Science curriculum at the Queenwood Senior School and will be required to teach Economics and Business Studies. Experience teaching IB Economics would be an advantage. 

A full role description for this position can be found on the Queenwood website.


Closing Date for applications is 9am, Thursday 13 October 2022.

Invitations to interview for this role may be extended prior to the closing date and Queenwood reserves the right to reduce the application period and/or remove the job advertisement early should a suitable applicant be found.

The successful applicant must be legally permitted to work in Australia, hold a valid working with children clearance and be registered with NESA to teach in NSW.

Please email applications and/or send enquiries to: [email protected]

Applications not emailed to this address may not be considered.

Applications should include:

  • Your WWC & NESA number 
  • Resume & cover letter addressing the criteria / position requirements
  • Queenwood Teaching Staff Application Form
  • Your email address 
  • Names and phone numbers of three confidential referees

Please note that Queenwood does not accept unsolicited applications from Recruitment Agencies. Should we require additional recruitment services, we will be sure to contact our preferred providers. 

Applications closed Thursday 13 October 2022