Teacher Job at Townsville Catholic Education – Hyde Park QLD

Position: Secondary Teacher (Indigenous Education)

Commencing Date: Term 1, 2023

Classification: Full Time, Fixed Term Contract

Salary Range: $78,489 – $113,043 per annum pending experience

Closing Date: Monday, 28 November 2022 unless filled prior

St Margaret Mary’s College, Hyde Park is a Townsville Girls Catholic College, founded in 1963 by the Sisters of the Good Samaritan. The College accepts enrolments from girls in Years 7 to 12, and offers a wide variety of subjects and vocational programs. The College is also noted for its many extracurricular activities, its commitment to students with special needs and its variety of service opportunities for students.

About the role

St Margaret Mary’s College, Hyde Park is seeking a dedicated and experienced Secondary Indigenous Education Teacher. This is a Full Time, Fixed Term Contract commencing Term 1, 2023 for the rest of the 2023 teaching year.

The role of the Indigenous Education Teacher is to assist the Principal in the areas of Curriculum, Pastoral Care and Community Engagement. The Indigenous Education Teacher works cooperatively and in collaboration with school leadership personnel, teachers, other student support services team members and parents/carers to ensure Indigenous students in primary and secondary schools across the Diocese are supported to engage purposefully in learning. The role holder will work to develop the capability within schools to cater for the diversity of these learners within the school population. The Indigenous Education Teacher will work proactively to embed Indigenous Education Initiatives within the College setting.

To join this vibrant school community, you’ll need

To have knowledge of and commitment to the Catholic ethos and mission of the school

To be able to work as a member of a committed team of professional teachers, dedicated to providing quality teaching and learning in partnership with the parent community

To have an understanding of contemporary pedagogy and the ability to differentiate, and provide for, a diverse range of abilities

To have an ability to collaborate and work positively as a part of a professional learning community

To have a willingness to change and develop instructional strategies to increase student growth and achievement

Mandatory Criteria/Professional Registration/Other

Appropriate Tertiary qualification with registration or eligibility for registration with Queensland College of Teachers

Current Driver’s Licence

Ability to travel from time to time within the Catholic Diocese of Townsville

Ability to perform the physical requirements of the role in a safe manner

What we offer

Competitive Salary range: $78,489 – $113,043 per annum pending experience

Annual Leave with 17.5% leave loading

Access to salary packaging options to maximise employee benefits and salary

Modern facilities, equipment and resources

Access to additional Employer Superannuation Contributions

Access to long service leave after 7 years of continuous service (portability of Long Service Leave may also be applicable)

14 Weeks’ paid parental leave

Deferred Salary Scheme

Access to corporate health schemes

Induction processes, professional learning programs and Early Career Teacher Support

Access to Employee Assistance Program

Leadership development opportunities

Firm lifelong teacher networks

Wellbeing programs and initiatives

Our Organisation

Townsville Catholic Education supports a diverse region extending from Townsville to the Burdekin and Whitsunday regions in the south, and north to Ingham and Halifax, south-west to Winton, and west to the border with the Northern Territory, encompassing Mount Isa and several small, isolated western towns and east to Palm Island. Townsville Catholic Education provides a supportive, flexible working environment where care for the individual is an important part of our ethos. We employ motivated people who want to work together to produce excellent outcomes for our students. Our staff are recognised as being central to achieving our mission.

How to apply

If you have a relevant teaching qualification or you are currently working towards one, the TCE Recruitment Team are interested in hearing from you.

Upload a current resume

Upload a cover letter addressing the skills, attributes and experience to support the key accountabilities of the role identified in the position description

Complete the application form including your two nominated professional referees (name, position title and email address)

Please refer to the Position Description and role statement for more information.

Applications during the shortlisting phase will be kept confidential.

Applications close 3pm Monday, 28 November 2022 unless filled prior.

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