Classroom Music Teacher - Panania

St Christopher's Catholic Primary School, Panania (see more jobs from this school)

PANANIA, NSW 


Primary Teacher

Teaching Subject: Dance , Drama , Music

Contract Type: Contract Position Part Time (0.80 FTE)

Applications Close: 12 June 2024



<p><strong>Classroom Music Teacher | K-6 | 617 students</strong><br><a href="https://stcpanania.syd.catholic.edu.au/"><strong>St Christopher's Catholic Primary School Panania</strong></a><br><strong>Commencement date:</strong> Term 2, 2024<br><strong>Contract:</strong> Part-time (0.8FTE)<br><br><strong>About Sydney Catholic Schools</strong><br><br>St Christopher's Catholic Primary School Panania is seeking an exceptional Music teacher to join our exciting Amadeus Music Program and make a positive impact on the lives of our students.<br><br>In joining Sydney Catholic Schools (SCS), you will be part of the largest Catholic education community in NSW, with a unified vision and shared resources, encompassing over 145 schools and over 74,000 students. We enable job mobility across the system, diverse career opportunities and an extensive suite of professional development programs.&nbsp;<br><br>SCS is recognised for outstanding student achievement, with 9 schools in the top 100 of the HSC rankings and 18 schools placing in the top 150. We focus on enabling a quality preschool to post-school learning journey for every child, supported by a team of dedicated educators and caregivers.<br><br><strong>About the school</strong><br><br>At St Christopher's Catholic Primary School Panania we provide a learning environment that is rigorous and challenging, and rich in creativity and collaboration to allow students to grow and become exceptional, resilient learners.<br><br>Our contemporary learning spaces, experienced teachers, array of extracurricular activities, ability to forge relationships and attentiveness to students' individual needs make St Christopher's a wonderful choice for every child.<br><br>What we offer</p><ul><li>a competitive salary range - $85,000 - $122,100 (subject to accreditation level and teaching experience), and salary packaging of up to $15,900 annually</li><li>up to 25% discount on school fees for parents of SCS students</li><li>professional development and progression opportunities</li><li>generous Employee Referral Program</li><li>health and wellbeing initiatives and resources, including voice care programs</li><li>flexible working arrangements.</li></ul><p>Major Accountabilities<br><br>Your major accountabilities will include, but are not limited to:</p><ul><li>implementation and delivery of the SCS Music Education Program</li><li>leading and conducting instrumental/vocal ensembles - eg the school choir</li><li>working collaboratively with the Instrumental Tutors and Classroom Teachers at their schools and within their Network, to deliver quality Performing Arts Education, including public performances, and liturgical and special events</li><li>promoting and implementing Sydney Catholic Schools mission and vision To know and love Christ through learning and Thriving Catholic communities through excellent teaching and learning</li><li>promoting and abiding by Sydney Catholic Schools values of empathy, curiosity, excellence, collaboration and truth.</li></ul><p>Essential Criteria:</p><ul><li>a Tertiary qualification in Primary or Secondary Education with extensive Music experience and/or qualifications, plus the ability to teach Dance and Drama</li><li>experience as a Classroom Music, Dance or Drama Teacher in Primary or Secondary schools</li><li>competence in Music Education with the ability to teach Dance and Drama including Composing, Performing and Appreciating</li><li>proven ability and willingness to lead vocal ensembles</li><li>an enthusiastic Educator, driven to inspire children to explore Music, Dance and Drama</li><li>practice informed by a knowledge of contemporary educational research on how students best learn</li><li>confident with the use of relevant technologies</li><li>demonstrated ability to contribute to high quality student performances</li><li>a willingness to support the Catholic ethos of Sydney Catholic Schools, and to contribute to music required for masses and liturgical celebrations when required.</li></ul><p>Desirable:</p><ul><li>a current driver's licence</li><li>a Baptised Catholic with demonstrated evidence of ongoing commitment to the teachings of the Catholic Church and engagement in the life of a Catholic faith community such as a parish or an established community within the Catholic Church, as an expression of their relationship with Jesus Christ.</li></ul><p><strong>Application Process</strong><br><br>To apply for this position please click APPLY and follow the prompts to complete your application.<br><br>Within your application please provide the following:</p><ul><li>a one-page Cover Letter which outlines how you meet the criteria above</li><li>current resume.</li></ul><p>If you have any questions, please contact the recruitment team via <a href="mailto:talentacquisition@syd.catholic.edu.au">talentacquisition@syd.catholic.edu.au</a>.&nbsp;<br><br><strong>Statement of Commitment to Child Safety</strong><br><a href="https://drive.google.com/file/d/1moHWv3A7WHapPQqPo5_J5QWsAk0pAJzi/view">Click here </a>to access SCS' Statement of Commitment to Child Safety and join us in creating a culture of child safety and wellbeing.&nbsp;<br><br><strong>Working with Children Check</strong><br>This role is classified as a child-related work endeavour and therefore we require a working with children clearance to be completed prior to your commencement with us.<br><br><i>SCS welcomes and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and candidates with diverse backgrounds.</i><br>&nbsp;</p>