Instrumental Teacher (Strings) - McAuley College BEAUDESERT, Beaudesert

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McAuley CollegeBeaudesert
Date posted:
Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

The successful applicant will:

  • have a commitment to and understanding of the ethos and traditions of Catholic Education;
  • currently hold or be eligible to hold a Paid Employee Positive Notice Blue Card; and
  • be eligible to work in Australia for the duration of the appointment.

McAuley College is seeking an experienced and qualified Instrumental Teacher to establish our growing Strings Program. In 2019, our College will enter its third year of operation, expanding to Years 7 to 9. Music is already well established within our College with close to 30% of our enrolled students engaging in the Instrumental Program, which includes piano, guitar, voice and strings. The successful applicant will take on responsibility for both individual lessons for students, as well as teaching our Strings Ensemble. Please find attached a copy of our Memorandum of Understanding for Instrumental Teachers which should provide a good overview of the structure at McAuley College. The College has three individual instrumental rooms in which lessons are conducted, and the preference is for lessons to occur on a Tuesday or Wednesday.

McAuley College is a Brisbane Catholic Education master-planned secondary co-educational College situated in Beaudesert in the heart of the Scenic Rim.  McAuley College opened with Year 7 this year and will expand each year until our first Year 12 students graduate in 2022.  The College has a vision for learning that is contemporary and innovative, whilst also encouraging our students to be life-giving through an active social justice program and appreciation of their ecological footprint. Our College motto of BELIEVE-LEARN-SERVE are the foundational values and priorities upon which our College will grow in the Mercy tradition.

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Estimated Start Date:
  January 2019

Position Tenure:   Fixed Term

Weeks Worked:  School term weeks only - holidays unpaid

Tenure Duration (If Fixed Term):   This is a contract position based around the agreed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).

Total Paid Hours (per wk) & Days Required:   n/a

Salary Level, Range or Hourly Rate:   Refer to MOU

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:
  Deidre Young

Contact Telephone Number:   07 5542 3000

Contact Email:

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More about McAuley College
Address: 30 Oakland Way, Beaudesert, Queensland, QLD 4285, Australia
Telephone: +61 7 5542 3000