Specialist Teacher: Languages (Indonesian), St Joseph's Primary, NAMBOUR, Nambour

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St Joseph's Primary SchoolNambour
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 passionate teacher of Bahasa Indonesian to teach Prep to Year 6 students using the Australian Curriculum: Languages. The successful applicant will be an integral member of the community, teaching Indonesian across the school in a dynamic and creative manner, working with the staff team to – • connect Language learning with other learning areas, • develop understanding of ways to engage with and utilize local and global community resources, • using expected and effective practices in learning & teaching, thus achieving the interrelated aims of learning languages (ACARA Shape Paper) for all students.

Founded by the Sisters of the Good Samaritan in 1925, St Joseph’s Primary stands strong in its traditions and history within the parish of Nambour. The school has a proud reputation for its inclusive approach to education, embracing and catering for the needs of its diverse learners. Making learning visible is key in the school's pedagogical approach with a special focus on the social-emotional wellbeing of all its students. Such an approach ensures that all students are given every opportunity to grow into “….young people who have a positive sense of self, who believe they can achieve, and who are seeking to positively contribute to our rapidly changing world” (Vision Statement extract).

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Estimated Start Date:
 Commencing January 2019

Employment Tenure:   Part Time + Fixed Term

Tenure Duration (if "Fixed Term"):  12 months

If Part Time, hours and/or days required: 18 hours (3 days) / week; Tuesday - Thursday.

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:   Marg Pont

Contact Telephone Number:   5441 9222

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

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More about St Joseph's Primary School
Address: 177 Currie Street, Nambour, Queensland, QLD 4560, Australia
Telephone: +61 7 5441 9222