Secondary Teacher (multiple positions) 2021 and 2022 - Proserpine State High School

$64,934 - $97,741 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Mackay QLD 4740, Australia
  • 16 Jul, 2021

Job Description

Proserpine State High School is currently seeking compassionate and devoted teachers for Term 3, 2021 and the commencement of 2022 who are passionate about delivering the secondary Mathematics and Science curriculum to senior students. This school is a high-performing environment with a rigorous improvement agenda. As a teacher at Proserpine State High School you will have the opportunity to challenge yourself and work with a management team who are genuinely invested in helping you plan for and achieve your career trajectory goals.

Position status Permanent
Position Type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Mackay region
Job ad reference QLD/NQR371136/22
Closing date 29-Jul-2021
Yearly salary $64934 - $97741
Fortnightly salary $2488.90 - $3746.40
Job duration Commence; 12 July 2021 and 20 January 2022
Contact person Peterina Dinnie, Deputy Principal
Contact details P: (07) 4945 0111 | E:

Your new career awaits

Proserpine is a beautiful small town situated in the Whitsundays, at the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. Boasting beautiful countryside, a short drive to pristine beaches, and a multitude of outdoor activities including beautiful scenic walks and trails, fishing and camping. Proserpine really is a paradise to enjoy every day.

We are currently seeking enthusiastic and dedicated teachers to continue providing quality teaching and learning to our students in the below curriculum areas:

2021 - commencing as soon as possible (temporary positions until 10 December 2021)

  • Junior Mathematics and Science
  • Physics, Chemistry or Biology and Junior Mathematics
  • English and Humanities

2022 - commencing 20 January 2021

  • Chemistry and Physics

To be successful in this role we are looking for applicants with:

  • A genuine passion for teaching
  • High energy, enthusiasm and the drive for self-improvement
  • Excellent interpersonal skills when dealing with a diverse range of people
  • A demonstrated understanding of and respect for individual, social and cultural differences
  • The ability to earn the respect of your students through your exceptional rapport building skills

What's in it for you?

In addition to the opportunity to make a difference to the lives and outcomes of your students, we also offer a range of additional benefits, including:

  • A highly attractive remuneration package, generous superannuation, salary sacrificing options and leave loading
  • Considerable relocation assistance (if required)
  • Heavily subsidised departmental accommodation (subject to availability upon application)
  • An exceptional and diverse opportunity to stretch your professional knowledge through tailored professional development opportunities

If you are ready to live and work in paradise, apply now!

Teaching in Queensland:

The department is responsible for the delivery of quality education services to all Queensland students in state schools and recognises teachers and their commitment to teaching through a range of rewards and benefits. To find out more CLICK HERE.

Applicants for this position must possess:

  • A relevant teaching qualification. CLICK HERE for further information on teaching qualifications.
  • 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.
  • 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.

How to apply:

Simply click the Green 'Apply online' button below, enter your personal details and as per the School's request, applicants are required to submit:

  • A current Curriculum Vitae
  • Contact details for 2 referees (One of whom is your current or most recent supervisor. If you have previously held a teaching role it is expected that your referees hold a supervisory/leadership role within the school)
  • Pre-service teachers are advised to include any completed practicum reports, mentor/referee statements, and unofficial academic transcript for current course of study.

**Applicants are encouraged to commence and submit their application as early as possible as 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.**