Junior School Teacher

Website Circular Head Christian School

Resilient - Engaged - Motivated - Resourceful

Junior School Teacher Circular Head Christian School is a vibrant, independent, non-denominational Christian School located in Smithton on the North-West Coast of Tasmania. With current enrolment numbers of 275 students from Kinder to Year 12, we are a community-centred school with a heart for Jesus and our school families. An exciting opportunity in our Junior School awaits a highly engaged teacher who is passionate about students, their learning and wellbeing.  The successful applicant will be responsible for creating a positive learning environment, incorporating biblical threads in the curriculum and be committed to build and maintain relationships with students and their families. The successful applicant/s will be responsible for:

  • Home class teacher duties and teaching all core subjects
  • Delivering lessons incorporating teaching of biblical perspectives in each subject area
  • Preparing curriculum documents including scope and sequence and unit plans
  • Delivering and assessing lessons aligned with the Australian Curriculum V9 in a meaningful and engaging way
  • Building and maintaining home/school partnerships where school families support is valued and encouraged to provide quality outcomes for students
  • Fostering the wellbeing of students in a Christian education environment

The successful applicant will be willing to work in our highly collaborative and effective School team under the leadership of the Head of School. The successful applicant will have

  • A living Christian faith, with a vision for Christian education
  • Passionate about students and their learning
  • Excellent skills in building relationships with students, parents and colleagues
  • Demonstrated teaching experience and leadership (if relevant to the position)
  • Sound judgement
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly developed administrative skills
  • Character traits that include humility, honesty, selflessness & integrity
  • Current Tasmanian Teachers Registration or eligible to be registered
  • Current Tasmanian Working with Vulnerable People Card or eligible to hold
  • Current First Aid Certificate to the level of HLTAID011
  • A written reference from your pastor or minister

Remuneration The salary for this position will range from $74,000 to $108,000, depending on qualifications held and the experience of the applicant. If you have children in your family to be enrolled at the school they will attract a 25% discount on their school fees. A vacancy currently exists for immediate filling. Ideally the successful applicant will commence work in Term 3, with continued employment in 2025 as an ongoing permanent staff member.  Any enquiries will be dealt with promptly.  To receive an application pack please email principal@chcs.tas.edu.au.   School Overview Circular Head Christian School is an independent Kinder-12 co-educational Christian school, operating in three sub-schools of Junior School (kinder – year 5); Middle School (year 6 – year 9) and College (year 10 – year 12). Our college program includes a highly acclaimed ACCESS (Vocational Education) program for all students in year 10-12 to gain Certificate II- IV training in their chosen field. The school employs around 30 full and part-time teachers.  Each sub-school is led by a Head of School, assisted by the Principal. At Circular Head Christian School we focus our learning through a framework of Resilience, Motivation, Resourcefulness and Engagement. Please log onto our website where more information about the school can be found.  www.chcs.tas.edu.au School Mission Statement We aim to develop the God-given potential of each student enabling them to serve the community and beyond as disciples of Christ. School Motto We do all for the glory of God –  1 Corinthians 10:31 For enquiries Please contact Ara Popowski – Principal on 03 6452 2379 or principal@chcs.tas.edu.au

To apply for this job email your details to principal@chcs.tas.edu.au.

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