Teacher - 2025

NT Christian Schools (see more jobs from this school)

Berrimah, NT 

All Grade Levels (P-12)

Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time

Applications Close: 3 June 2025

Teachers are to assist the principal to build and maintain a healthy strength-based learning community within the college. The teacher is responsible, in the context of the school, to enter into a partnership with parents to offer students the nurture and opportunities that will allow them to discover and reach their full potential within an intentionally designed 'learning space'.

<p>Your work for the organisation involves serving and supporting those people for whom we exist, namely students and their parents, in order to provide an effective witness to the Christian beliefs articulated in the Policies and Procedures of NT Christian Schools. This is the core function for all people employed by NT Christian Schools. Each is expected to work as a member of a team serving and supporting each other in the various tasks to which God has called them. Each team member is expected to contribute positively to the maintenance of a Christ-centred pleasant, purposeful, productive and safe workplace.</p><p>These responsibilities and duties are underpinned by expectations of generosity, openness, teamwork, effectiveness, efficiency, attention to detail, pleasant working relationships and maintenance of an effective, Christ-centred and safe work environment.</p><p>All employees for NT Christian Schools are to be committed to ensuring child safety, health and wellbeing practices are followed and upheld. These practices are embedded in NT Christian Schools policy and culture as guided under current legislation.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Key Duties and Responsibilities</strong></p><ul><li>Preparing teaching programs that have a biblical perspective, can meet various needs of unique students and produce significant educational outcomes, in line with the College scope.</li><li>Maintain a high level of expanding competence in pedagogy that is current, schools based, teaching practices and classroom management and behavioural support skills.</li><li>Completes record keeping related to classroom performance for the purpose of report creation, continued assessment development, and mandatory government reports.</li><li>Work as a collaborative learner, committed to flexible teams pursuing excellence.</li><li>Experience in, or willingness to learn, using technology including computers, online platforms and data management software.</li><li>Maintenance of proficient accreditation/registration as a teacher; and compliance with the requirements of the APST.</li><li>The duties in addition to teaching, include activities associated with administration, review, development and delivery of educational programs and co-curricular activities.</li><li>Undertake duties required to support the campus such as, but not limited to, attend school camps, assemblies, complete playground, lunch, recess and detention supervision duties.</li><li>Additional duties as assigned.</li></ul><p><br><strong>Selection criteria</strong></p><p><i><strong>Essential:</strong></i></p><ul><li>A committed Christian actively involved in your local church.</li><li>Prove an ability to effectively model Christian values as expressed in the Policies and Procedures of NT Christian Schools and to give an authentic witness to those values.</li><li>Demonstrate or be willing to develop, the ability to draw upon the beliefs articulated in the Policies and Procedures of NT Christian Schools to prepare an environment and culture of biblical perspective enhancing significant outcomes for students.</li><li>Demonstrate excellent communication skills, written and verbal, as a relational, empowering educator; supporting work with students, staff, parents and the broader community.</li><li>Be pastorally committed to the creating an environment of care for nurturing students.</li><li>Establish your abilities according to the requirements of the job as listed above.</li><li>Hold appropriate experience and tertiary qualifications relevant to the position.</li><li>An educational professional with growing knowledge of your learning area, pedagogy and innovation.</li><li>A willingness to learn, grow, accept coaching and feedback in pursuing excellence.</li></ul><p><br>&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Further Requirements:</strong></p><ul><li>Must hold a valid Working with Children (Ochre) Card.</li><li>Must have a valid NT police check within the last 12 months, or invoice of order for one.</li><li>Must hold a current NT Teachers Registration.</li><li>Must hold a current NT Driver's License.</li></ul>