Teacher English - Lambton High School

NSW Department of EducationNewcastle


 Central & North Coasts - Newcastle & Hunter Valley   

Advertisement Number A900097573

Number of Positions

Total Remuneration Package: Remuneration package valued at up to $127,157.00. Base salary ranges from $72,263.00 to $114,720.00, plus leave loading and employer's contribution to superannuation. Base salary rates above the minimum are available depending on experience.
School Name Lambton High School
Principal Network Newcastle
Staffing Area Newcastle
 FTE 1.000

Contact Name Cheryl Kyneur
Contact Phone number 49523977

Closing Date


Job Category



 Teaching Service 
Position Information 

Lambton High School is a proudly comprehensive, co-educational school catering for 1187 students, including 5% Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. The school has high expectations for student success providing high quality education in a caring, secure and challenging learning environment. Every student is afforded opportunities to achieve through gifted and talented programs, a wide range of extra-curricular activities and effective support programs. The parent community plays a valued role in the decision making process of the school.


Specific Selection Criteria 

Approval to teach English 7-12. Approval and/or willingness to teach English Extension 1 & 2. Experience and/or ability to coordinate whole school debating and public speaking programs.

Responsive and innovative teaching practice that addresses the diverse range of needs of all students.

Proven ability to collaboratively contribute to the faculty, students and wider school community to enhance student outcomes.

Capacity to inspire a passion for English in all students through explicit teaching strategies.

Ability to analyse student assessment data to improve teaching practice and provide explicit feedback to improve student learning outcomes.


An unconditional full approval to teach is a requirement. If you do not hold a full approval to teach with the NSW Department of Education, you are required to commence the application process at the same time as you apply for this teaching opportunity.

Special Notes 

Applicants are to include details of their WWCC clearance number as part of this application.

To ensure that your application complies with the guideline page limits your attachments must be in PDF format.

New merit selection application guidelines for classroom teachers, executives and principals have been introduced to provide greater clarity to applicants and selection panels. The guidelines were in effect on positions advertised from Wednesday 10th June 2020. The guidelines are located at: https://education.nsw.gov.au/about-us/careers-at-education/roles-and-locations/roles-at-education/teaching/addressing-selection-criteria.html

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