English and Drama Teacher, Mount Isa

Good Shepherd Catholic CollegeMount Isa
Date posted:
Start date: 29th July 2019 or ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: $70,080 - $100,936
Contract term: Permanent

English and Drama Teacher

Job No: TCE235  

Location: Good Shepherd Catholic College - Mount Isa

Start Date: 29th July 2019 or ASAP

Tenure: Full Time, Permanent 

Position: English and Drama Teacher

Salary Range: $70,080 - $100,936

Contact: HR Services (07) 4773 0900 

Email: recruitment@tsv.catholic.edu.au

About Us

Good Shepherd College (Mount Isa, QLD) is a co-educational Year 7 to 12 college of 500 students. Peter Scott, Principal of GSCC has a particular passion for curriculum and contemporary learning practice and for developing consistent and quality teaching and learning. He believes in fostering strong relationships with all stakeholders to create an environment which is inclusive, welcoming, progressive, secure and focused on quality contemporary Catholic education.

Townsville Catholic Education provides a supportive, flexible working environment where care for the individual is an important part of our ethos.  We employ motivated people who want to work together to produce excellent outcomes for our students. Our staff are recognised as being central to achieving our mission.  

What we are looking for

We are seeking an experienced and passionate English and Drama Teacher to teach the combination to Junior Secondary (7-10) to commence in Term 3 2019. 

The successful applicant will have a thorough knowledge of the curriculum with an informed pedagogy.

The Role:

The English and Drama Teacher is responsible to the Principal through the relevant members of the College Leadership Team and the Faculty Leader

  • For the development and implementation for the designated areas of curriculum;
  • For the students, fellow employees and his/her health, safety and welfare;
  • For the maintenance any place or equipment designated or chosen for specific activities.

Responsibilities and teaching standards are aligned with the National Professional Standards commensurate with that of a Proficient Teacher.

To join in this vibrant school community, you'll need:

  • Innovative, proactive approach to student learning
  • Experience and skilled in teaching English and Drama - (Graduates welcome to apply)
  • Demonstrated strong and effective communication with students, parents and staff
  • QCT registration or ability obtain

What we offer

In addition to the pure thrill of seeing your students take significant educational leaps, we also offer a range of additional benefits to our teachers, including:

  • Salary packaging and salary sacrificing options
  • Opportunities for career advancement
  • Modern facilities and equipment
  • The opportunity to make a difference in the lives of students
  • Leadership development programs
  • Superannuation up to 12.75% employer contribution 
  • Access to long service leave after 7 years of continuous service
  • 14 Weeks’ Paid Maternity Leave
  • Deferred Salary Scheme
  • Corporate Health Insurance 
  • Orientation and induction programs

Support for you in a rural community

  • Additional pay remuneration for teaching at remote schools
  • IPRASS and ITAS Incentives
  • Extra Travel Days and extra Emergent Leave
  • Reasonable relocation costs
  • Housing assistance and rental cost assistance
  • Air-conditioning cost assistance
  • Dedicated support teams at each school to assist new teachers
  • Scholarship programs for further study
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Leadership programs
  • Opportunities to advance career
  • Permanency available

Why work with Townsville Education Office 

How to apply

If you are a skilled English and Drama Teacher or a passionate Graduate, the TCE Recruitment Team are interested to hear from you.

  • Attach a cover letter introducing yourself, expressing why you are interested in the position and why you are the best fit for this role
  • Attach your current resume including contact details (phone and email) of two professional referees

Graduate teachers are encouraged to apply, please include completed practicum reports, mentor/referee statements, unofficial academic transcript for current course of study

Employment for graduate teachers will be subject to the successful completion of a relevant teaching qualification and meeting the national professional standards for teachers 

Applications Close: 4.00pm Monday 22nd July 2019. 

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More about Good Shepherd Catholic College
Address: Cnr Mary & Camooweal Street, Mount Isa, Queensland, QLD 4825, Australia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +61 7 4743 2509