Teacher for Students with Disabilities (Multiple Impairment) - Mareeba State High School, Special Education Program

$63,350 - $95,356 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Cairns QLD, Australia
  • 08 Jun, 2021

Job Description

FANCY A TREE CHANGE? Mareeba State High School – Special Education Program invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced Students with Disabilities (Multiple Impairment) Teachers for this temporary full-time position commencing in July until the end of the 2021 school year with the possibility of permanency for the right applicant.

Position status Permanent, Fixed Term Temporary
Position Type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Cairns region,Far North Qld
Job ad reference QLD/FNQ375485/21
Closing date 10-Dec-2021
Yearly salary $63350 - $95356
Job duration July 2021 to 10 december 2021 - unless otherwise determined
Contact person Mandy Lindsay
Contact details 40862777

We look forward to welcoming a suitably qualified and experienced Student with Disabilities (Multiple Impairment) Teacher to our dedicated team for this temporary full-time position commencing in July. Our preferred applicant will be dynamic, enthusiastic and innovative in their approach to delivering the curriculum and have the ability to work collaboratively with a dedicated and professional teaching team.

Welcome to Mareeba State High School
We are a modern secondary school set in the picturesque rural town of Mareeba. Catering to approximately 760 students from Years 7 to 12, we are proud of our academic standards, the cultural richness of our community, our sporting champions and creative brilliance.

Our size means we are able to offer a personal and individual approach to all students, supporting them in achieving their goals by providing opportunities to extend learning and be challenged. We do this through implementing a number of innovative practices and programs including Gifted and Talented, Instrumental Music, Performing Arts Excellence, and Rugby League Engagement programs. We promote school-based apprenticeships and traineeships as a pathway into trades, with our strong industry links enabling senior VET students to gain VET qualifications ensuring they are work-ready.

We are proud of our professional teaching team and innovative practices in delivering our contemporary curriculum. Our teachers are provided with regular Professional Development, maintaining our cutting edge in educational practice.

Explore our website to learn more about Mareeba State High School

What's in it for you?

  • A highly attractive remuneration package, generous superannuation, salary sacrificing options and leave loading
  • Relocation assistance
  • A broad range of professional development opportunities

Living in Mareeba
The multi-cultural district of Mareeba has a strong sense of community and is famous for the annual ‘Mareeba Rodeo'. Our region is rich in history and heritage; from the days of gold mining to reminders of World War II, there is plenty to see and do in the district. Mareeba is only one hour's drive west of coastal Cairns. Mareeba and surrounding areas have quite a reputation as a food lover's paradise with tropical fruit farms, wineries and coffee plantations to explore.

Applicants for this position must possess:

  • Current full registration or current provisional registration with eligibility for full registration, as a teacher in Queensland. Pre-service/graduate teachers must have been granted provisional registration prior to commencing employment as a teacher. For more information regarding registration requirements, please CLICK HERE.
  • An active application for teacher employment lodged online via the Teach Queensland website
  • In addition to registration, teachers working in Education and Care Services (including State Delivered Kindergarten programs) require an exemption card issued by Blue Card Services. For more information on blue cards and exemption cards, please CLICK HERE.

TO APPLY FOR THIS EXCITING OPPORTUNITY:

  • Read the attached Role Description
  • Attach a brief resume, contact details for two referees (one of whom should be your current supervisor), and a maximum one-page written response outlining the skills and knowledge you will bring to the role.
  • Pre-Service & Beginning Teachers are encouraged to supply their most recent practicum report and academic transcript for the last completed study period (unofficial is fine).

**The Department of Education reserves the right to reduce the application period and/or remove the job advertisement early should a suitable applicant be found**

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