Secondary Teacher - Music, Singleton

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St Catherine's Catholic CollegeSingleton
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Temporary
Location SINGLETON St Catherine's Catholic College Vacancy TypeTemporary Full Time Description St Catherine’s College Singleton is seeking a Full-time Temporary Music Teacher for Term 1 and 2 of 2020. This position is to cover the substantive occupant's parental leave, where upon their return there may be an opportunity to continue the role in a part-time temporary capacity.

• Join an innovative and proactive team of educators striving for excellence in all aspects of schooling;

• Access to an Agricultural Farm for secondary students to utilise as part of their studies, with music and iSTEM spaces available for all students to use;

• St Catherine's Catholic College draws its students from the Singleton local Government Area with a small number of students coming from the Rutherford, Greta, Branxton and Belford areas. Singleton is approximately 73 kilometres from Newcastle.

St Catherine’s Catholic College is a co-educational school offering a comprehensive curriculum for students from Kindergarten to Year 12. Nestled in the beautiful Hunter Valley, St Catherine’s has a proud history of excellence and achievements in academic, sporting and cultural pursuits and offers a seamless transition for your all students in their educational journey.

St Catherine’s strives to deliver a holistic education that creates a dynamic balance of mind, body and spirit, accepting and encouraging the unique creativity of each person and provide an environment that develops a sense of belonging, cooperation and caring within our College community. Position Requirements • A relevant understanding of the philosophy of Catholic Education;

• Ability to teach in the relevant curriculum area/s;

• High level knowledge of the relevant key learning area/s and a proven capacity to improve student learning;

• Effective classroom management and teaching skills 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;

• Ability to communicate effectively with students, parents and other teachers;

• Use of interpersonal skills to develop positive relationships with students, school staff and the wider community;

• Willingness to fulfil the requirements of the CSO Accreditation to Work Teach and Lead Policy. Essential Criteria • Current NESA Accreditation and Paid Working With Children Check (WWCC);

• Qualifications as a four year trained teacher;

• Completion of Anaphylaxis training;

• Compliance with the CSO Accreditation to Work, Teach and Lead 2018 - formerly the Faith Education Accreditation (FEA) Policy 2012;

• Current Accreditation at Category B – Accreditation to Teach (Teaching staff who do not teach Religion) or working towards this accreditation. CommencementStarts28/01/2020 Finishing Date03/07/2020 Conditions of EmploymentSalary is in accordance with New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory Catholic Systemic Schools Enterprise Agreement 2017. Applications Close Friday 06 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   Niamh Marzol ( 6578 9600 Applications to:

By email (preferred):

Niamh Marzol

By post:

St Catherine's Catholic College
30-40 Combo Lane

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;
• opportunity for leasing motor vehicles; and
• 9.5 per cent superannuation. To apply: Please provide your resume and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria directly to Principal – Niamh Marzol: Applications close: Friday 6th December 2019, 3.00PM *Please note, not adequately addressing the selection criteria may result in your application not being shortlisted*

More about St Catherine's Catholic College
Address: 30-40 Combo Lane, Singleton, New South Wales, NSW 2330, Australia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +61 2 6578 9600