Classroom Teacher – Junior School

Classroom Teacher – Junior School

St Michael’s Grammar School in St Kilda


At St Michael’s the Junior School staff are inspired by the work of the educators in Reggio Emilia and we are constantly evolving and challenging our thinking. We believe that all children have unlimited potential and that they are strong, curious and co-constructors of knowledge. Children, teachers and parents share the educational journey, parent participation is encouraged and genuine partnerships between home and school are developed and nurtured.


We are looking for a committed, innovative and collaborative classroom teacher, with a focus on the Early Years, to join the Junior School team.


The successful applicant:

  • Must be a qualified primary teacher and be able to demonstrate a suitable tertiary qualification in teaching and their methods.
  • Will have previous experience in the Early Years.
  • Can work unsupervised and as part of a collaborative team.
  • Will have demonstrated strong interpersonal skills with an ability to build rapport with both children and adults.
  • Will display a genuine interest in and respect for all children.
  • Will ideally have experience in the Reggio Emilia Educational Project.
  • Has high level communication skills.
  • Possesses sound judgment and a calm and mature disposition.
  • Must hold current VIT registration.


There are two roles, a permanent ongoing role and a fixed term role commencing in January 2014.


There is an engaging culture at the School, based on the Schools values of dignity, respect, care and compassion. Competitive remuneration and benefits, professional development, an active Staff association and opportunities to participate in a wide variety of co-curricular activities make St Michael’s Grammar School a highly sought-after and stimulating working environment. The School is centrally located and is close to public transport.


If you would like to discuss this role, please contact Ms Jacqueline Ang, People and Strategy Administrative Assistant, on 03 8530 3341.



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School Details

St Michaels Grammar School

25 Chapel Street, St Kilda VIC 3182
t: +61 3 8530 3200
f: +61 3 9510 9392


Closing date for applications is 10am on Monday, 9 September 2013



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