Primary K-6 Teacher

St Luke's Catholic College - Marsden Park (see more jobs from this school)

MARSDEN PARK, NSW 


Primary Teacher

Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time

Applications Close: 17 April 2024


Primary Teacher Commencing Term 2. The College Community Having commenced in 2017 with 86 students across Kindergarten to Year 6, St Luke s at Marsden Park is a next generation learning community within the Catholic Schools Parramatta Diocese (CSPD). As a next generation Catholic Learning Community we are designing and establishing the new normal for preschool to post school learning in an environment characterised by a flexible, stage based curriculum which nurtures and grows faith-filled, curious children to become creative contributors and innovative problem solvers for a changing world. In 2024 we will enrol 1750+ students from Kindergarten to Year 12 in addition to 77 children per day in our long day centre.

<p><b>Location: </b>St Luke's Catholic College (Primary) - Marsden Park</p><p dir="ltr">Primary Teacher</p> <p dir="ltr">Commencing Term 2.</p> <p dir="ltr">The College Community&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr">Having commenced in 2017 with 86 students across Kindergarten to Year 6, St Luke’s at Marsden Park is a next generation learning community within the Catholic Schools Parramatta Diocese (CSPD). As a ‘next generation Catholic Learning Community’ we are designing and establishing the ‘new normal’ for preschool to post school learning in an environment characterised by a flexible, stage based curriculum which nurtures and grows faith-filled, curious children to become creative contributors and innovative problem solvers for a changing world. In 2024 we will enrol 1750+ students from Kindergarten to Year 12 in addition to 77 children per day in our long day centre.&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr">&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr">Teacher Role Requirements</p> <p dir="ltr">At St Luke’s, teachers strategically work in teams across a stage to collaboratively plan, prepare, teach, assess and evaluate student learning and are required to:&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Support and assist the evangelising mission of Catholic education;</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">See themselves as learners and be committed to ongoing professional learning;</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Work collaboratively with other teachers to design inquiry learning experiences where students exercise choice to demonstrate knowledge and understanding;</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Enhance social skills and nurture the growth of enterprise skills including critical thinking, creativity, communication and collaboration for each student;</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Use digital technology as an enabler and accelerator for student learning and professional learning;</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Use diagnostic data, summative data and formative data, including observations, annotations and work samples, to inform ‘next steps’ for students;</p> </li> </ul> <ul> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Be open to growth and development through professional learning experiences which include practice analysis conversations, classroom observations and input from St Luke’s coaches;</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Have high expectations of students;</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Demonstrate deep understanding of curriculum and pedagogy and how these underpin:</p> </li> </ul> <ul> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: circle"> <p dir="ltr">Developing our <a href="http://www.stlukesmarsdenpark.catholic.edu.au/en/Learning/Our-6-Pillars-of-Learning">6 Pillars of Learning;</a></p> </li> </ul> <ul> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: circle"> <p dir="ltr">inquiry-based interdisciplinary learning;</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: circle"> <p dir="ltr">responses to complex real-world questions and problems.</p> </li> </ul> <ul> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Regularly provide students with feedback as part of the teaching and learning cycle; and,</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">Know and apply NESA and Catholic Schools Parramatta Diocese (CSPD) requirements.</p> </li> </ul> <p dir="ltr">&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr">We seek people with ‘character’ and skills!&nbsp;</p> <p dir="ltr"><br><br><br><br></p> <div dir="ltr" align="left"> <table><colgroup><col></colgroup> <tbody> <tr> <td><br> <p dir="ltr">Application Requirements</p> <br> <p dir="ltr">Applications are to be received no later than 5:00pm, Wednesday 17 April. When forwarding your formal application, please include the following:</p> <ul> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">A cover letter of no more than one A4 page, or a 2-3 minute video outlining why you are suitable for this role.&nbsp;</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">A supporting statement of no more than one A4 page about how your skills set, expertise and experience align with this new thinking, ‘new normal’ teaching role.&nbsp;</p> </li> <li dir="ltr" style="list-style-type: disc"> <p dir="ltr">One page resume with three referees.&nbsp;</p> </li> </ul> <br> <p dir="ltr">All applications are to be marked attention and sent to Principal Leader, Mrs Kelly Bauer</p> <p dir="ltr">and applied through Pageup (CSDP jobs).</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> <p dir="ltr"><span>&nbsp;</span></p>