A new team of 50 Literacy and Numeracy Strategy Advisors will start work in NSW public schools in Term 2.
The Department of Education starts recruitment for these positions on 19 February, seeking quality classroom teachers and school leaders with expertise in literacy and/or numeracy to join the School Services team.
The advisors will support the NSW Literacy and Numeracy Strategy and provide professional learning and expertise for primary and secondary schools. They will have a demonstrated record of instructional leadership, classroom expertise and knowledge of effective practice in teaching literacy and/or numeracy.
Up to 20 of the 50 SEO2 positions will be available for advisors in secondary schools. The positions will be full-time (temporary) employment until 28 January 2019, with the possibility of extension for a further year.