Science Teacher - Evans River Community School

$127,157 yearly
  • NSW Department of Education
  • Evans Head NSW 2473, Australia
  • 05 May, 2021

Job Description

Organisation/Entity: Teaching Service
Job Category: Schools | Teachers
Job Location: Regional NSW
Job Reference Number: 000089VX
Number of Positions: 1
Total Remuneration Package: Remuneration package valued at up to $127,157.00. Base salary ranges from $72,263.00 to $114,720.00, plus leave loading and employer's contribution to superannuation. Base salary rates above the minimum are available depending on experience.
Contact: 66826666 - Jenny Hart
Closing Date: 19/05/2021 - 04:00 PM
Principal Network: Lennox Coast
Staffing Area: Tweed Heads/Ballina
School Name: Evans River Community School
FTE: 1.000

Position Information

Evans River Community School (Evans Head) has an enrolment of 560 students K-12, including 20% Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students, services a community experiencing a high level of socio-economic disadvantage. A committed, cohesive and experienced staff is supported by an active school community. The school is located approximately 30km south of Ballina. The successful applicant will be expected to be committed to the K-12 nature of the school. Further information about the school is available from

Selection Criteria

The specific selection criteria: approval to teach Science Years 7-10, approval to teach Marine Studies/Marine and Aquaculture Technology, approval to teach Chemistry Years 11 and 12. Support the K-12 nature of the school and commitment to contribute to K-12 projects. Understanding of working with students with a low socio-economic background and providing academic programs which cater for diverse needs. Knowledge of and commitment to the Department's Aboriginal education policies, skills and/or experiences in sports coaching, skills and/or experiences in Information Communication Technology


An unconditional full approval to teach is a requirement. If you do not hold a full approval to teach with the NSW Department of Education, you are required to commence the application process at the same time as you apply for this teaching opportunity.

Special Notes

Applicants are to include details of their WWCC clearance number as part of this application.

To ensure that your application complies with the guideline page limits your attachments must be in PDF format.

New merit selection application guidelines for classroom teachers, executives and principals have been introduced to provide greater clarity to applicants and selection panels. The guidelines are in effect on positions advertised from Wednesday 10th June 2020. The guidelines are located at: