General Primary Teacher - Caravonica State School

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

Job Description

Caravonica State School looks forward to welcoming a dynamic, enthusiastic, and motivated General Primary teacher to their dedicated and professional teaching team. This is a temporary full-time position for the remainder of the 2021 school year.

Position status Fixed Term Temporary
Position Type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Cairns region, Far North Qld
Job ad reference QLD/FNQ375957/21
Closing date 10-Dec-2021
Yearly salary $63350 - $95356
Job duration July 2021 to 10 December 2021 - unless otherwise determined
Contact person Michelle Davis
Contact details 07 40374333

We look forward to welcoming a vibrant and energetic general primary teacher to our friendly school community.

A note for permanent state school teachers: you must seek the approval of your supervising principal prior to applying for this position.

Welcome to Caravonica State School
The city's Country school! Located at the base of the Kuranda Range, Caravonica state school's leafy green grounds compliments its tropical surrounds perfectly. The architectural structure of our school supports flexibility in teaching decisions about classroom organisation as well as facilitating cooperative teaching and learning.

We are proud of our school's excellent facilities, including four structured playgrounds, sports field, basketball court and tennis court onsite providing opportunities for students to engage in a variety of outdoor sporting and moment programs. Our upper primary students in particular are encouraged to participate in competitive sporting opportunities across a variety of sports. We are well resourced to support our students in their academic pursuit with a fantastic library and resource centre and fully equipped computer lab. We are seeking applications from dynamic, enthusiastic and fun-loving lower primary teachers for this Lower Primary position commencing in June for the remainder of the 2018 school year.

Explore our website to learn more about Caravonica State 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

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.


  • 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 two 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**