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Secondary Teacher - PDHPE
Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time
Applications Close: 23 June 2021
St Joseph’s High School, Aberdeen is currently seeking a Full-time temporary PDHPE teacher commencing Term 3, 2021.
St Joseph’s High School is a co-educational, year 7-12 school committed in partnership with the community to meeting the academic, social, physical and spiritual needs of its students. St Joseph’s promotes an authentic learning community with a rigorous and comprehensive academic curriculum encouraging high standards of education for every student.
Relocating to a new community to live and work is a leap of faith. It involves a shifting away from family, friends and familiar routines. However, it can also open up possibilities of opportunities for professional growth, unique experiences and new friendships.
Teachers in a Catholic school have a unique role to play and are assigned with the task of ensuring each child has the opportunity to grow both academically and spiritually and to live purposeful lives.
The teacher will promote the school as a place of learning and excellence in accordance with contemporary evidence-based learning and wellbeing principles (including digital learning) and will ensure the ongoing development and implementation of pedagogical practices that impact on student learning outcomes.
The Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle has an abiding commitment to promote the safety, welfare and wellbeing of children and vulnerable adults - particularly those who participate in the life of the Diocese. All employees are required to undergo a National Police Check and, where legislated, hold a Working with Children Check. Diocesan workers are expected to personally adopt and enact the Diocese’s Safeguarding Commitment Statement.
? Ability to articulate a clear understanding of and a personal commitment to Catholic Education and actively supporting the Catholic ethos and culture of the school
? Ability to apply appropriate knowledge in order to plan and prepare contemporary and compliant
teaching programs and assessments in your nominated areas which meet the diverse characteristics,
needs and learning styles of students; and encourage them to work towards attainment of their
? Demonstrated ability to effectively utilise assessment and relevant school data to optimise
organisational and educational outcomes
? Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with school staff and members of the wider community in
order to establish productive partnerships and achieve educational outcomes
? Desire to contribute to the establishment of a staff wide culture of professional learning, reading and
? Demonstrate an innovative and agile mindset that supports and enhances a culture of continuous
improvement within the school environment
? Evidence of excellent organisational and administrative skills
? Willingness to Comply or Compliance with the CSO Accreditation to Work, Teach and Lead Policy. Category B – Accreditation to Teach.
The applicant must provide evidence of the following:
<br>• Qualifications as a four year trained teacher;
<br>• Current NESA Accreditation;
<br>• Current Paid Working with Children Check (WWCC)number;
<br>• Completion of Anaphylaxis training.
Salary is in accordance with New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory Catholic Systemic Schools Enterprise Agreement 2020.
Please provide a cover letter (maximum 3 pages) addressing the selection criteria along with your resume and directly to Principal.
Applicants should nominate at least two (2) referees two of whom must be the person's current principal and previous supervisor.
If you are applying as a Graduate Teacher, please provide contact details for your most recent Supervising Teacher. If you are not currently working in a school, please provide your previous supervisor/principal.
Please ensure you provide out of hours contact details for your referees also, not providing these details can delay the recruitment process.
*Please note, not adequately addressing the selection criteria may result in your application not being shortlisted*
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