Music Teacher Position 2024

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Music Teacher Position 2024

Christway College – Kingston is currently seeking vibrant, energetic and enthusiastic applicants for a Music Teacher position for our Year 9/10 Music Elective to inspire our students to continue their journey in music.

This position is part-time, time fraction tbc. An immediate start is desirable, however the commencement date is negotiable. This is a fixed term contract until the end of the 2024 school year. We welcome and encourage new graduates and experienced teachers to apply.

Key Selection Criteria

·         Be a qualified teacher holding current registration with the Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT), and with an expertise and passion to teach in this specialist subject area.

·         Skills and enthusiasm to inspire students to continue on their journey in music

·         The ability to monitor and assess student learning data and to use this data to inform teaching for improved student learning.

·         A willingness to grow and develop as a teacher through reflection on their practice, taking on feedback and seeking personal and professional learning opportunities.

·         Excellent written, presentation, teaching, organisational and communication (written and verbal) skills.

·         A willingness to work collaboratively and contribute to the Christian ethos and Christian community of the College, including contributing to extra-curricular activities.

Application Information

Applications will be received as advertised until Monday 10 June 2024 and should be marked with the position you are applying for and sent via email to the Head of Campus, Jason Burgess, at and Head of Music, Jenny Fairweather at

Applicants are invited to provide:

·         a cover letter

·         a concise curriculum vitae including:

o   personal details

o   church involvement

o   career experience, and

o   academic attainments

·         three referees are required to be listed, including one church reference demonstrating an active Christian faith

In your cover letter, you may want to include reference to:

·         ability to perform your responsibilities in a manner which reflects the College’s mission

·         your capacity and experience to deliver this specialist subject area

·         any previous experience regarding teaching in a Christian context

·         your pastoral heart for student welfare, community connectivity and parent partnership

·         any relevant technological skills

Christway College Kingston

Christway College Kingston is an independent, Christian co-educational College for students from Prep to Year 12. The College is located in the South-East suburbs of Melbourne, about a 30-minute drive from the Melbourne CBD and has a current enrolment of 365 students. [1]

We believe in a holistic education where academic learning is balanced with the pursuit of spiritual, emotional, social, and physical wellbeing. The teachers are hand-picked for their professionalism and develop strong and caring relationships with their students as they encourage them to grow as learners and grow in their faith and character.

Staff members are expected to subscribe wholeheartedly to the Christway College Statement of Faith and be active Christians with church involvement.

If you are successful in obtaining an interview, you will be contacted by telephone. If your application is not successful, you will be notified by email.

Should you require any further information please telephone the College office on 03 8551 6650 or visit our website at

[1] The College is committed to promoting and protecting the interests and safety of children. We have zero tolerance for child abuse. Everyone working at the College is responsible for the care and protection of children. All potential employees and volunteers will be required to comply with the College’s Child Safety Code of Conduct and the College’s Child Protection and Safety Policy. Applicants are required to provide a valid Working With Children Check/VIT and will be subject to background checking in accordance with this policy.

To apply for this job email your details to

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