Primary Teaching Position, Gateshead

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St Paul's Primary SchoolGateshead
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Temporary
Location GATESHEAD St Paul's Primary School Vacancy TypeTemporary Full Time Description Full-time temporary primary teaching position at St Paul's Primary School, Gateshead.

Maternity leave replacement. Position Requirements • 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

• 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. Desirable Criteria
• Refined IT skills in a BYOD classroom

• Year 6 experience

• Ability to commence earlier if necessary CommencementStarts20/7/20 Finishing Date18/12/20 Conditions of EmploymentSalary is in accordance with New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory Catholic Systemic Schools Enterprise Agreement 2017. Applications Close Friday 03 April, 2020 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   Gregory Cumming ( 4943 6369 Applications to:

By email (preferred):

Gregory Cumming

By post:

St Paul's Primary School
Felton Street

Specific School Requirements/ Additional Info Benefits include:
• a corporate fitness program;
• employee assistance program (EAP);
• paid parental leave;
• training and staff development programs;
• access to long service leave after just five years; The covering letter attached to your curriculum vitae should address the criteria as outlined above and include the contact details of your parish priest as well as after hour contacts for other referees. The preferred applicant will be required to complete the registration process for the Diocese. Applications should be emailed as one PDF document. Applications will be received at the school up to 3.00pm on the closing date.

More about St Paul's Primary School
Address: 66 Felton Street, Gateshead, New South Wales, NSW 2290, Australia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +61 2 4943 6369