leading the department indeveloping and improving teaching and learning;
establishing priorities and goals for the department thatintegrate with and support the RCHK Mission and Vision, the CollegeObjectives, and the College Development Plan;
planning curriculum including developing and maintainingschemes of work in consultation with colleagues within thedepartment and across the whole school (vertical and horizontalplanning) and in line with the requirements of the MYP and DPpolicies and procedures;
maintaining anddeveloping assessment practices including oral assessment,standardization and moderation strategies in line with the MYP andDP policies and procedures as well as RCHK policies andprocedures;
analyzing and evaluatingexamination and other student performance data and reportingresults to the Secondary School Leadership Team (SSLT);
monitoring and evaluating teaching and learning withinthe department in line with school policy and those of theInternational Baccalaureate guidelines for MYP and DP;
liaising with colleagues in the relevant ESF curriculumgroup and in partner schools and representing the department at ESFcurriculum committee meetings and other groups asnecessary;
recommending appropriateprofessional development for department teachers within the subjectarea.