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Teacher - St Joseph's Tobruk Memorial Primary School, BEENLEIGH, Beenleigh

Brisbane Catholic EducationBeenleigh

Salary: Undisclosed

Contract type: Full Time

Contract term: Fixed Term

Date Posted:

Start date: January 2021

We are seeking enthusiastic, motivated and dedicated teachers to teach across several year levels in our close knit school community.

In this role, you will be expected to:

• Ensure that the teachings and values of the Catholic Church form a foundation for learning and teaching,
• Create a nurturing and ordered learning environment which is learner centred, supportive, cooperative and aligned with relevant curriculum policies, documents and practices,
• Collaboratively develop and implement quality curriculum programs and appropriate pedagogy,
• Proactively engage with professional renewal practices to enhance student outcomes, and
• Work with the leadership team, teachers and other staff members in contributing to the professional life of the school.

To be successful in this role, you will be able to meet the following criteria:

• Strong literacy and numeracy practices plus a clear understanding of the Australian Curriculum,
• Effective communication and interpersonal skills,
• Proven organisational skills,
• An ability to work in partnership with colleagues, students and parents/carers,
• Attend in detail to innovative and creative practices,
• An ability to identify and cater for different learning styles,
• Competent at integrating digital technology into a contemporary learning environment, and
• As this position requires classroom teaching of Religious Education, applicants must be Catholic.

For more detailed information regarding the requirements of this position, please see the Teacher role description.

Applicants are required to address these points in the “letter of application” section of the online application form.

St Joseph's Tobruk Memorial School is a high quality Catholic primary school, offering families a parish-based, comprehensive, inclusive, holistic and future focused education, within the Beenleigh area. We are a school imbued with the spirit and charism of St Mary of the Cross MacKillop, whose example, and that of St Joseph, motivates us to be more like Jesus in our everyday lives. The story of the Rats of Tobruk continues to inspire courage, resilience and friendship within our community. We offer our students contemporary learning and teaching practices and access to technology, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. Our current enrolment is 386 students.

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To be successful in this role you 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.

Estimated Start Date: Commencing January 2021

Employment Tenure: Full Time + Fixed Term

Tenure Duration (if "Fixed Term"): 2021 School year

If Part Time, hours and/or days required:

Employment Conditions: Diocesan Catholic Education Employing Authorities in Queensland Single Interest Agreement

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.

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Contact Person:
Tony Barron

Contact Telephone Number: 07 3287 2798

Contact Email:

Closing Date:22-Oct-2020

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