Secondary Teacher in English, Humanities - Dysart State High School

$64,934 - $97,741 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Dysart QLD 4745, Australia
  • 24 Nov, 2021

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity where you can make a difference to the lives of students. Dysart State High School are seeking a English, Humanities teacher who is passionate about helping young people develop into informed, creative, thinking members of the community.

Position status Permanent Position type Full-time Occupational group Education & Training Classification Teacher Workplace Location Central West Qld Job ad reference QLD/396924 Closing date 17-Dec-2021 Yearly salary $64934 - $97741 Job duration Commence: 20 January 2022 Contact person Cherryl Perry Contact details 07 4941 1888

Dysart is a relatively young town in Central Queensland that was constructed in order to service nearby coal mines. The town has now developed into a thriving location with an array of facilities including sporting facilities, parks, shaded skate park, recreational centre, public swimming pool, grocery store, petrol stations, restaurants and cafes. The town is also home to a wide array of local wildlife including many koalas who live in the eucalyptus trees throughout the town.

For further information about the school, please click here to visit the school's website.

What is in it for you?

As the largest employer of teachers in Queensland the department has some attractive benefits for employees, including:

  • assistance with relocating
  • attractive salary and benefits
  • incentives for teaching in remote areas
  • locality allowance in specified locations
  • subsidised accommodation in specified locations

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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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).

How to apply:

  • Click the Green 'Apply online' button below
  • Enter your personal details
  • Attach your current CV including contact details of two professional referees
  • Pre-service teachers and graduates 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.