Secondary Teacher in Mathematics and Science - Lockyer District State High School

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

Job Description

An exciting opportunity to work as part of a dynamic team at Lockyer District High School (located 30 minutes from Toowoomba, and 1 hour from Brisbane) is on offer. Lockyer is seeking to employ a teacher of Math/Science - two well-established Departments within the school with a strong history of academic and sporting excellence. The opportunity exists for the position to be extended and become permanent. The successful candidate would preferably have ability to teach Psychology as the position includes teaching year 7 Mathematics and Science with the potential of teaching years 11/12 Psychology.

Position status Fixed Term Temporary Position type Full-time Occupational group Education & Training Classification Teacher Workplace Location Brisbane - West,Darling Downs - Maranoa,Ipswich region,South West Qld,Toowoomba region,Wide Bay Job ad reference QLD/DDSW396860/21 Closing date 10-Dec-2021 Yearly salary $64934 - $97741 Fortnightly salary $2488.90 - $3746.40 Job duration Commencing 20 Jan 2022 until 9 Dec 2022 Contact person Tori Calver-Malaschevsky Contact details 0448 317 878 / darlingdownsteach@qed.qld.gov.auBrisbane 

Lockyer District High School's mission is to provide a safe, tolerant and disciplined environment within which young adults prepare to be active and reflective Australian citizens with a will for life long learning. We seek this through the following values and beliefs:

  • A positive organisational culture
  • Having trust and credibility
  • Effective communication
  • Innovation through risk taking
  • Orientation to action
  • Accepting personal responsibility
  • Whole school problem solving
  • A commitment to training and development
  • Celebrating success and
  • Responsible management.

Lockyer District High School has a highly respected reputation, within the Lockyer Valley and abroad, that is built on success and excellence. This has been achieved through a dedicated staff who respect individual students and through a highly supportive community.

Please refer to our website to get an insight to what we do and achieve each week.

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 these positions must possess:

  • A relevant teaching qualification. CLICK HERE for further information on teaching qualifications.
  • Employment for pre-service/graduate teachers will be subject to the successful completion of a relevant teaching qualification and meeting the minimum requirements as a teacher with the department.
  • 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 please submit the following documents:

  • A brief resume/CV
  • Contact details for two referees (one of whom is your current or most recent supervisor)
  • Pre-service teachers to include any completed practicum reports (summary only), mentor/referee statements (summary only), 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.