Assistant Head of Middle School Mathematics

Kensington Park, South Australia 
  • Permanent Full-time Leadership Position
  • Commencing January 2020

Pembroke School is a co-educational, non-denominational, day and boarding School from Early Learning Centre to Year 12. Pembroke School offers the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) and is also an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School, offering the IB Diploma and the Primary Years Programme (PYP).

The Assistant Head of Middle School Mathematics has an important role in supporting the Head of Middle School Mathematics in the management of curriculum and the delivery of learning experiences that enhance students’ understanding of mathematics. We are seeking an accomplished educator with excellent communication, leadership and team management skills with the ability to enthuse students in their study of Mathematics. The successful applicant will be a highly able and qualified teacher, familiar with the Australian Curriculum and well-suited to teaching Year 7-12 students on our Middle and Senior School campuses.

The Mathematics Department at Pembroke School is a group of approximately 20 specialist Mathematics teachers who work in an environment that emphasises teamwork, collaboration and support. The Australian Curriculum is taught from Years 7 to 10, where classes are organised into ability-based streams to aid with enrichment and remediation. There is an extensive acceleration program for the higher ability streams, and small lower level classes to cater for the needs of students requiring additional support. In Years 11 and 12, SACE and IB Diploma courses are offered.

Applications are invited from passionate and experienced educators with outstanding leadership skills who are currently registered (or eligible for registration) with the Teacher’s Registration Board of South Australia.

For general information on Teaching at Pembroke School please refer to the document Information to Applicants on the School’s webpage.

For any enquiries regarding this position please email [email protected]


Please download the Job and Person Specification document. All applications should be submitted in PDF format for the attention of Mr Kym Lawry, Deputy Principal with a completed Employment Application Form and emailed to [email protected]

Applications close on Thursday 26 September 2019 at 9.00 AM

Applications received after the closing date will not be considered

Applications closed Thursday 26 September 2019