Primary Teaching Position, Forster

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Holy Name Primary SchoolForster
Date posted:
Start date: 10/09/2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced candidates for this position.    


Full-time temporary teaching position at Holy Name Primary School, Forster. Maternity Leave Replacement with a possibility of extension. 

 Position Requirements 

  • a relevant understanding of the philosophy of Catholic Education;
  • ability to teach in the primary curriculum area K-6;
  • high level knowledge of the relevant key learning area (K-6) and a proven capacity to improve student learning including possible STEM iniatitives;
  • high quality classroom teaching skills in the area of ES1 - S3 which enable students with a diverse range of needs to achieve their full potential;
  • exemplary values and attitudes appropriate to professional practice and the intellectual, physical and social development of students;
  • ability to successfully implement and evaluate curriculum initiatives in accordance with curriculum and standards framework;
  • demonstrated capacity to reflect critically upon professional practice and commitment to ongoing professional learning;
  • commitment and capacity to actively contribute to a broad range of school activities as a member of the school team;
  • high level of communication and interpersonal skills when relating to students, parents and other teachers. 


Essential Criteria 

 Applicant must:

  • be appropriately qualified as a four year trained primary teacher;
  • be Catholic;
  • record current NESA and Working With Children number on application;
  • evidence of completion of Anaphylaxis training certificate must be supplied. ( Note: To start or return to working as a teacher in a NSW school, you must be accredited by NESA. 

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Job location

More about Holy Name Primary School
Address: 41 Lake Street, Forster, New South Wales, NSW 2428, Australia
Telephone: +61 2 6554 6504