Japanese Teacher, Mater Dei Catholic Primary School, Ashgrove West, Ashgrove

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Mater Dei Primary SchoolAshgrove
Date posted:
Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Part 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;
  • hold current registration with the Queensland College of Teachers; and
  • be eligible to work in Australia for the duration of the appointment.

We are seeking a qualified LOTE teacher who has experience in teaching the Japanese language and culture to primary students from Year 3 to Year 6. LOTE is a valued aspect of the school’s curriculum and the successful applicant will be encouraged to collaborate with classroom teachers to progress this learning area.

Hidden in the leafy suburb of Ashgrove West, Mater Dei offers a co-educational, contemporary learning and teaching environment filled with joy and laughter. Our school’s motto “Caritas” – Care and Concern for Others permeates all aspects of school life.  We provide an academically rigorous curriculum where passionate and dedicated teachers know and expertly guide every child in making progress and achievement of individual learning goals.  We are unreservedly committed to academic excellence in literacy and numeracy and are equally dedicated to the arts, technology, languages and sports.  Innovation unleashes the extraordinary and Mater Dei students are encouraged to be bold, curious, creative and independent thinkers. We are a hope-filled community where Gospel values weave between and among our relationships and daily experiences.


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Estimated Start Date:
 Commencing January 2019

Employment Tenure:   Part Time + Fixed Term

Tenure Duration (if "Fixed Term"):  Duration of the 2019 school year

If Part Time, hours and/or days required: One day a week, preferably Wednesday but negotiable.

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:   Donna Jones

Contact Telephone Number:   (07) 3514 4100

Contact Email:   pashgrovewest@bne.catholic.edu.au

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More about Mater Dei Primary School
Address: 7 Lynwood Crescent, Ashgrove West, Queensland, QLD 4060, Australia
Telephone: +61 7 3514 4100