Temporary Classroom Teacher - St Vincent's Primary - Aranda ACT

St Vincent's Primary (Aranda)

Aranda, ACT 


Primary Teacher

Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time

Applications Close: 17 April 2024


St Vincent's Aranda is a Parish school that aims to teach a comprehensive curriculum that has Religious Education at its core. The students at St Vincent's are exposed to a variety of teaching and learning activities to cater for individual learning styles and interests.

<p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><strong>Location:</strong>&nbsp;Aranda, ACT</span><br><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><strong>Employment Type:</strong>&nbsp;Temporary</span><br><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><strong>Employment Status:</strong>&nbsp;Part-Time</span><br><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><strong>Salary Range:</strong>&nbsp; $76,754 to $126,236 plus superannuation (based on skills and experience) (paid pro rata for part-time appointments)&nbsp;</span><br><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><strong>Start Date:&nbsp;</strong>Negotiable</span><br><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><strong>Closing Date:</strong>&nbsp;11.55 pm, Wednesday 17 April 2024</span></p> <div> <p><strong><span>About Us</span>&nbsp;</strong></p> </div> <div> <p><span>Catholic Education, Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn (CECG) plays an integral role in education in the ACT and NSW, operating 56 Catholic Systemic Schools and nine Early Learning Centres.</span>&nbsp;</p> </div> <div> <p><span>CECG is committed to workforce diversity and creating inclusive workplaces. We welcome applications from suitable candidates from all diversity groups to support our system of schools and early learning centres in delivering quality education outcomes for the students in our care.</span>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>About St Vincent's</strong>&nbsp;</p> <p>St Vincent's Aranda is a Parish school that aims to teach a comprehensive curriculum that has Religious Education at its core. The students at St Vincent's are exposed to a variety of teaching and learning activities to cater for individual learning styles and interests.</p> </div> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><strong>About the Role</strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif">St Vincent’s Primary School is currently seeking to appoint an enthusiastic <strong>Temporary&nbsp;</strong><strong>Classroom Teacher</strong>&nbsp;who is driven to join a team of innovative professionals who will nurture each child’s talents and gifts through the dynamic and stimulating curriculum and opportunities that we offer.</span>&nbsp;</p> <div> <p><strong><span>Benefits and Opportunities</span>&nbsp;</strong></p> </div> <ul> <li> <p><span>A positive and collaborative workplace culture</span>&nbsp;</p> </li> <li> <p><span>Extensive training in our high-quality professional learning program, Catalyst</span>&nbsp;</p> </li> <li> <p><span>Access to curriculum resources that support evidence-based, high-impact teaching practice</span>&nbsp;</p> </li> <li> <p><span>24 weeks of paid parental leave (maternity/adoption)</span>&nbsp;</p> </li> <li> <p><span>Up to 14 weeks of paid parental leave (paternity/non-initial primary carer leave)</span>&nbsp;</p> </li> <li> <p><span>Support for professional development and study opportunities</span>&nbsp;</p> </li> <li> <p><span>Opportunities to transfer to other schools within the Archdiocese across ACT and NSW to support lifestyle choice</span></p> </li> </ul> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 11pt"><strong>Key Responsibilities&nbsp;</strong></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: 11pt">Use a variety of teaching and learning techniques to meet individual needs</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 11pt">Communicate in a clear, respectful and professional way to optimise each student’s development</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 11pt">Identify learner needs, conferring with specialist staff in the school when necessary</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 11pt">Mark and assess students’ work, and keep complete and accurate records of each student’s progress</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 11pt">Communicate with parents in written reports and parent-teach interviews and at other times as required</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 11pt">Communicate with and establish effective and cooperative working relationships with colleagues</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 11pt">Communicate with parents in written reports and parent-teach interviews and at other times as required</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><strong>Essential Criteria</strong></span></p> <ul> <li>Must hold an ACT Working With Vulnerable People (WWVP) card and ACT Teaching Quality Institute (TQI) Accreditation</li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif">Thorough knowledge of the Australian Curriculum with the ability to organise, select and design content for effective teaching and learning</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif">Highly effective communication and interpersonal skills to engage positively with colleagues, students and parents</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif">The capacity to be a proactive member of a professional learning community complying with the legal, administrative and professional requirements</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif">Classroom practices and organisational skills that create supportive and safe environments for all students, including meeting a variety of learning needs</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif">A comprehensive understanding of assessment and reporting strategies and the need to provide effective and timely feedback to parents and students</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif"> <em>Please refer to the role description for an in-depth detail regarding the criteria and skill set required.<br></em></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><strong>Application Process</strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif">Applications are invited from interested candidates able to demonstrate a commitment to the vision of Catholic Education.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif">Applicants are required to submit a cover letter and current resume including a statement of suitability against the skills, attributes and experience as outlined in the Position Description.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif">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 CE policy.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif">For further information about the School please visit our <a href="https://www.svdp.act.edu.au/">website</a><span style="text-decoration-line: underline">.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif">Information about the Catholic Education Archdiocese of Canberra &amp; Goulburn can be accessed <a href="https://cg.catholic.edu.au/">here</a><span style="text-decoration-line: underline">.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><strong>Position-specific queries:</strong> Please contact Rachel Smith on 02 6251 2442 or via email <a href="mailto:monique.egan@cg.catholic.edu.au">rachel.smith@cg.catholic.edu.au</a></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif"><strong>Application queries: </strong>Please contact the Recruitment Team on 02 6218 0007 or via email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:catherine.rey@cg.catholic.edu.au">recruitment@cg.catholic.edu.au</a></span></p><br><br><p><img src="https://az29734.vo.msecnd.net/static/people/icons/icon_file_small.gif" alt="Download File">&nbsp;<a href="https://careers.cg.catholic.edu.au/cw/en/PositionDescriptionDocument/502989/temporary-classroom-teacher-st-vincents-primary-aranda-act">Applicant Information Pack</a></p>