Secondary Teaching Position - TAS/Science, Chisholm

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St Bede’s Catholic College at ChisholmChisholm
Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Location CHISHOLM St Bede's Catholic College
Vacancy TypePermanent Full Time
Description Classroom teaching and duties as directed by the School Principal. St Bede’s Catholic College is the newest school in the Maitland-Newcastle Diocese which opened in 2018 with 110 Year 7 students. The school neighbours St Aloysius Primary school which opened in 2015. St Bede’s is currently taking enrolments for Year 7 2019. It will eventually operate as a Year 7-12 co-educational school accommodating in excess of 1000 students. All teachers are expected to meet the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers (APST) required by NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA). These Standards are reflected in the attached Position Description.
Position Requirements This position will requires an ability to teach the Engineered Systems and Material Technologies within the new Technology Mandatory syllabus. This position will also require teaching some teaching of Year 7 Science. Demonstrate:
• an understanding and commitment to the Catholic ethos and integrating of Gospel values into the curriculum (APST 7.1)
• an ability to differentiate teaching to meet the specific learning needs of students across the full range of abilities(APST 1.5)an
• an ability to use assessments to assess and improve student learning (APST 5.1)
• the capacity to work collaboratively with colleagues in developing and implementing a contemporary and engaging pedagogy (APST 3 & 6)
• an ability to use technology to support innovative teaching (APST 2.6)
• an ability to use effective teaching strategies to support students’ literacy and numeracy achievement (APST 2.5)
• a commitment to on-going professional development linked to the College’s Strategic and School Improvement Plans (APST 6)
• an active commitment to community service and social justice (APST 7)
Essential Criteria • 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 B – Accreditation to Teach
• Current NESA and Working With Children number must be recorded on application.
• Be appropriately qualified as a four year trained secondary teacher.
• 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.
Conditions of EmploymentSalary is in accordance with New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory Catholic Systemic Schools Enterprise Agreement 2017.
Applications Close Friday 26 October, 2018
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
  John Murphy ( 4088 8222
Applications to:

By email (preferred):

John Murphy

By post:

St Bede's Catholic College
39 Heritage Drive

Specific School Requirements/ Additional Info The covering letter attached to your curriculum vitae (full personal details and contact details of referees) should address the criteria as outlined above. The preferred applicant will be required to complete the registration process for the Diocese. Applications will be received at the school up to 3.00pm on the closing date.

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More about St Bede’s Catholic College at Chisholm
Address: 39 Heritage Drive, Chisholm, New South Wales, NSW 2322, Australia
Telephone: +61 2 4088 8222