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Teacher/Librarian - Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School, SUNNYBANK

Brisbane Catholic EducationSunnybank

We are seeking a Teacher/Librarian who can prioritise high quality learning and teaching, reposition our library from a repository of books, to ‘learning commons’ that invites all members of the community to collaborate, communicate, co-create and share.

To be successful in this role applicants will possess the ability to provide flexible learning spaces that support individual, class, group learning and cross-disciplinary collaboration to empower active learning through space, pedagogy and technology.

The successful applicant will be able to adopt a design-thinking mindset to re-frame services offered, create transformative solutions, embrace new models and practices informed and guided by research, evidence and professional judgement.

The successful applicant will be a team player, be able to work independently and have the ability to strategically grow and lead a team of information professionals that support and are responsive to the needs of the school community.

The position involves processing and managing of library resources and routines, and class library lessons to release teachers. Applicants are required to address these points in their online application.

Our Lady of Lourdes School was established by the Sisters of St Joseph in the southside suburb of Sunnybank in 1952. Our co-educational primary school has an approximate population of 580 students. The campus is a modern educational facility with all learning areas fully air conditioned. We pride ourselves on the spirit that can be found in our students, teachers, sporting teams, achievements, friendships and approach to learning. Our school offers a comprehensive music program, the latest in teaching and learning, technology, various extra-curricular activities, and the benefits of being a high quality inclusive Catholic school.

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To be successful in this role you will:

  • have a commitment to and understanding of the ethos and traditions of Catholic Education;
  • hold current registration with the Queensland College of Teachers; and
  • be eligible to work in Australia for the duration of the appointment.

Estimated Start Date:  Commencing February 2021

Employment Tenure:   Part Time + Fixed Term

Tenure Duration (if "Fixed Term"):  2021 School Year

If Part Time, hours and/or days required: 4 days/wk (20 - 24 hrs/week)

Employment Conditions:   Diocesan Catholic Education Employing Authorities in Queensland Single Interest Agreement

This position involves working with children.  The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory employment screening for child related employment in accordance with the law.

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Contact Person:  
Micheal O'Sullivan

Contact Telephone Number:   07 3345 0700

Contact Email:

Closing Date:  29-Jan-2021

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