A role description describes a specific role at a particular classification level in a particular work environment. It provides an overview of tasks performed in the role and the skills and capabilities required.
Professional development entitlements
Professional development to facilitate agreed outcomes is specified in some certified agreements. Where a certified agreement contains such a clause, the employee is entitled to access the specified professional development when all required criteria are met.
Professional development plan
Annually recorded agreement of identified performance and development goals and actions to develop capability, and indicators for success.
An adjustment made to a position, an employment practice, the workplace or work-related environment to ensure equal opportunity for people with a disability.
Head of Program
Examples include Head of Department, Head of Curriculum, Head of Special Education Services, Deputy Principal, Principal and Executive Principal.
May be any of the following: supervisor, manager, principal, director, assistant regional director, regional director, teacher, or any officer with responsibility to undertake performance conversations with employees.
A credit given for certain units of study required in a higher education program through recognition of prior learning in professional development activities undertaken through the workplace, as a result fast-tracking completion of the higher education program.
Any location where employees undertake work activities, such as a state schools, college, academy, school of distance education, outdoor education centre, district, regional or central office business unit.
Workplace operational plans
A business plan and school/business unit planning documents setting out goals, deliverables and accountabilities.