Years 7-10 English, Humanities and Religious Education Teacher – Siena Catholic College, SIPPY DOWNS, Sippy Downs

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Brisbane Catholic EducationSippy Downs
Date posted:
Start date: Term 2, 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

Siena Catholic College is seeking a suitably qualified, passionate, committed and student focused Teacher, with the ability and experience to teach a combination of the following subjects - 11/12 Essential English, 9-10 English, 7-9 Humanities and Religious Education. This is a full-time position, however part-time applications will also be considered. 

To be successful in this role you will be able to meet the following criteria:
-qualifications and experience in these subjects;
-effective communication skills;
-proven ability to work collaboratively with colleagues, students and parents/carers;
-an understanding of the Australian Curriculum and Queensland’s new QCE system;
-an understanding of Brisbane Catholic Education’s Model of Pedagogy (incl. evidence-based, high yield teaching & learning practices) and Excellent Learning and Teaching Strategy;
-evidence of personal innovation and excellence in teaching and learning;
-preparedness to contribute to the co- and extra-curricular programs of the College and a reflection on the four Pillars of Dominican Charism - Prayer, Study, Community and Service.

Please address these criteria within your cover letter, also indicating your preference of a full-time or part-time position (and availability) within your cover letter. Interviews will be held the week commencing 6 April 2020.

Siena Catholic College is a contemporary secondary co-educational systemic school, administered by Brisbane Catholic Education on behalf of the Archdiocese of Brisbane.  Located at Sippy Downs on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast, Siena Catholic College strives live the Dominic spirit of Prayer, Study, Community and Service.

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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 Term 2, 2020

Employment Tenure:   Full Time + Fixed Term

Tenure Duration (if "Fixed Term"):  To the end of Term 4, 2020

If Part Time, hours and/or days required:

Employment Conditions:   Diocesan Catholic Education Employing Authorities in Queensland Single Interest Agreement 2015-2019 

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.

Contact Person:   Caraline Preston

Contact Telephone Number:   07 5476 6100

Contact Email:

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