Secondary International Baccalaureate Teacher in Design Technology - Queensland Academy for Creative Industries

$64,934 - $97,741 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Brisbane QLD, Australia
  • 13 Sep, 2021

Job Description


Queensland Academy Creative Industries Campus (QACI) is seeking a flexible and open-minded teacher with a strong desire to be a part of our team from Term 1 2022. We are a selective entry independent state high school attracting a diverse range of students with shared attributes and interests. Our students exclusively study the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum in Year 11 & 12, with a Pre-IB program in Year 10. QACI learners seek a rich and integrated academic curriculum and collaborative learning experiences. Applications are encouraged from organised and reflective teachers with excellent communication skills, although experience with the International Baccalaureate programs is not essential.

Position status Contract
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Brisbane Inner City
Job ad reference QLD/MER387153
Closing date 05-Oct-2021
Yearly salary $64934 - $97741
Job duration 12 months
Contact person Lauren Smith
Contact details 0735529333
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Queensland Academy Creative Industries Campus (QACI) is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School and is proud to uphold the values of an IB education. The IB Diploma Program is an internationally recognised pre-university level qualification, enabling learners to work toward achievements based on merit in a non-competitive environment. Through the integrated IB Diploma curriculum, students can explore their potential and flourish in a culture that fosters creative and critical thinking, innovation and enterprise. Students develop university research skills and gain opportunities for real life industry experience and involvement across all industry sectors.

We are seeking a high calibre, outstanding teacher who is curious about evidence-based pedagogy to ensure inclusive and differentiated teaching practices. The initiative to learn a cad program, facilitate safe working practices and integrate technology in the classroom are essential. Our Professional Learning Community focuses on collaborative and innovative teaching practices in striving for continual improvement. Applications are encouraged from teachers with exceptional relational skills who display the warmth, energy, integrity and passion to inspire our students and engage with our Academy community.

Applicants for these positions must possess:

  • A relevant teaching qualification. 
  • 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. 
  • 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. 

How to Apply

  1. Current (2 page) CV including details of two professional referees
  2. Submit a 2-page written response outlining your suitability for the role referring to the key capabilities under “how you will be assessed” section in the attached role description.
  3. Pre-service teachers are encouraged to include completed practicum reports, mentor/referee statements, 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.