At Muirfield, we have an executive teacher, dedicated to supporting students in their senior years. The Head Teacher Senior Studies oversees a number of programs to support learning, engagement and well-being.
Through positive well-being programs, the Head Teacher Senior Studies fosters the emotional wellbeing of our Stage 6 students. These programs include intiaitives such as Study without Stress, a program designed by Macquarie University Centre for Emotional Health; study skills seminars; and leadership development. The Head Teacher Senior Studies works closely with the Careers Advisor to support students in subject selection and post-school options.
The Head Teacher Senior Studies supports student engagement and learning. She is available to provide individual advice to students and their parents. She leads the Senior Review Team; supports students with assessment appeals and illness/misadventure applications; and provides advice to school staff and students on NESA requirements.