Secondary Teacher in Industrial Technology and Design - Spinifex State College

$64,934 - $97,741 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Pioneer QLD 4825, Australia
  • 24 Nov, 2021

Job Description

If you are chasing an exciting country adventure, Spinifex State College is calling you! Spinifex State College, located in the beautiful mining town of Mount Isa, is seeking a passionate and resilient Industrial Technology and Design, Furnishing and Engineering Skills teacher to join their dedicated team of educators. Relocation assistance and departmental accommodation may be available for the successful applicant.

Position status Fixed Term Temporary Position type Full-time Occupational group Education & Training Classification Teacher Workplace Location North West Qld Job ad reference QLD/NQR396957/22 Closing date 06-Dec-2021 Yearly salary $64934 - $97741 Fortnightly salary $2488.90 - $3746.40 Job duration Commence 20 January 2022 until 1 December 2023 Contact person Chris Pocock, Head of Campus Contact details Ph: (07) 4744 7222 | Em:

Mount Isa is a beautiful mining town located just two hours' drive from the border between Queensland and the Northern Territory. Nestled among the ochre-red Selwyn Ranges, on the banks of the Leichardt River, it is a bustling melting pot of culture and industry. With a resident population of approximately 22,000 people, Mount Isa is the largest city in the Queensland Outback - perfectly sized to provide wonderful "country hospitality" alongside all the creature comforts of a larger city. CLICK HERE to find out more about what Mount Isa has to offer!

Spinifex State College is the largest secondary school in the north west providing a quality education to students from Mount Isa and surrounding communities. Our vision is to provide an education that develops clever, skilled and creative Spinifex graduates. We provide a wide range of learning opportunities to ensure that we are able to support the learning needs of our diverse student population. Spinifex State College - Mount Isa is based in a rural and remote setting however our students have access to excellent facilities for learning. The Senior Campus opened the North West Queensland Mining and Engineering Trade Training Centre in 2012 and has a modern Multi-media Centre.

Our School

Spinifex State College is committed to being recognised as a high performing school. Our college values each individual learner and supports: hard work, dedication, innovation, creativity and the pursuit of success through individual pathways and personalised learning.

Our school is proud of the quality curriculum programs that we offer and the excellent results we achieve. Each year our students who aspire to tertiary education achieve excellent results due to the support and readiness programs run by the school.

To find out more about our great school please CLICK HERE to check out our website!

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.
  • Working rights in Australia, which means you have, or you are eligible to obtain a valid Australian Visa with work rights (if you're not already an Australian Citizen or resident). Please attach a copy of your working rights and passport.

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.