Primary Teaching Position, Forster

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Holy Name Primary SchoolForster
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Location FORSTER Holy Name Primary School Vacancy TypePermanent Full Time Description Full-time permanent primary teaching position at Holy Name Primary School, Forster. Position Requirements • must be able to fulfil the requirements of the Diocesan Accreditation to Work, Teach and Lead Policy.

• a relevant understanding of the philosophy of Catholic Education.

• ability to teach in the primary curriculum area K-6.

• high level knowledge of the relevant key learning area (K-6) and a proven capacity to improve student learning.

• high quality classroom teaching skills in the area of ES1 - 3 which enable students with a diverse range of needs to achieve their full potential.

• exemplary values and attitudes appropriate to professional practice and the intellectual, physical and social development of students.

• ability to successfully implement and evaluate curriculum initiatives in accordance with curriculum and standards framework.

• demonstrated capacity to reflect critically upon professional practice and commitment to ongoing professional learning.

• commitment and capacity to actively contribute to a broad range of school activities as a member of the school team.

• high level of communication and interpersonal skills when relating to students, parents and other teachers. Essential Criteria Applicant must

• applicants will need to comply with the Accreditation to Work Teach and Lead - formerly the Faith Education Accreditation (FEA) Policy 2012 and will need to work towards Accreditation at Category D – Accreditation to Teach Religion.

• be appropriately qualified as a four year trained primary teacher

• be a practising Catholic

• record current NESA and Working With Children number on application.

• evidence of completion of Anaphylaxis training certificate must be supplied. (

Note: To start or return to working as a teacher in a NSW school, you must be accredited by NESA. CommencementStarts28/1/20 Conditions of EmploymentSalary is in accordance with New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory Catholic Systemic Schools Enterprise Agreement 2017. Applications Close Thursday 05 December, 2019 InstructionsForward your Curriculum Vitae together with a covering letter addressing selection criteria via email (preferred) as one pdf to the contact person. Contact Name Telephone   Brooke Stephens ( 6554 6504 Applications to:

By email (preferred):

Brooke Stephens

By post:

Holy Name Primary School
PO Box 243

Specific School Requirements/ Additional Info The covering letter attached to your curriculum vitae should address the position requirements and criteria in summary and include the contact details of your parish priest as well as after-hours contacts for other referees. A separate document addressing each of the Position Requirements, Essential and Desirable Criteria is required. The preferred applicant will be required to complete the registration process for the Diocese. Applications will be received by post or email up to 3.00pm on the closing date

More about Holy Name Primary School
Address: 41 Lake Street, Forster, New South Wales, NSW 2428, Australia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +61 2 6554 6504