Transfer EOI, Primary Teacher - Palmview State Primary School

$66,556 - $100,186 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Sunshine Coast QLD, Australia
  • 05 May, 2022

Job Description

EOI - Open only to existing permanent teachers with the Department of Education via the teacher transfer process. Palmview State Primary School is looking for exceptional teachers to join the current staff members of this new state Primary School. If you are interested in being an instructional leader as part of a team to create a distinct, inclusive learning and teaching culture (Trust/Connect/Grow) which will promote a strong and successful, learning environment, then please apply as per the instructions below.

Position status Permanent
Position type Full-time,Part-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Sunshine Coast
Job ad reference QLD/NCR414825/22
Closing date 29-May-2022
Yearly salary $66556 - $100186
Job duration commencing 2023
Contact person Andrew Walker
Contact details 5231 5222 or via email


To be eligible to apply you must be a permanent teacher with the Department of Education and have a current application for transfer in the 2022-2023 teacher transfer process which includes a comment on screen 15 of your application indicating your interest in Palmview State Primary School . Applicants that do not meet this requirement will be automatically excluded.

Refer to Teacher Transfer Guidelines (PDF) to determine eligibility. As a courtesy, teachers should advise their current principal of their application.

The Opportunity:

Immerse yourself into an authentic lifestyle that takes cues from the stunning environment of the Sunshine Coast. Just beyond your doorstep, you have one of Australia's best lifestyle locations, coupled with world-class education facilities, cafes, restaurants, shopping and entertainment.

Perfectly located in Palmview between the white sands and lush green hinterland of the Sunshine Coast, Palmview evokes the heart of a village with the soul of beachside living, all within an hour of the Brisbane CBD. The school is located at 31 College Drive, Palmview.
About the school:

  • A new state primary school in the growing area of Palmview which opened for Prep to Year 6 students in 2021.
  • A distinct, inclusive learning and teaching culture promoting a strong and successful learning environment.
  • The Primary School is co-located with the Special School and the High School which will open in 2023. This provides scope for the development of a unique and powerful Palmview Learning Community, to facilitate professional collaboration and curriculum implementation across all three schools.

How to apply:

  • Complete a transfer application via MyHR Recruitment
  • A brief resume (maximum 3 pages) including contact details for 2 referees (one of whom should be your current supervisor)
  • Submit a maximum 2 page written response outlining your suitability for the role - specifically:
    • What has been your greatest learning and teaching achievement in the last 12 months? 
    • If selected to be a teacher at Palmview Primary, outline how you would add value to our culture?

Workers in education settings, including schools, early childhood and care services (such as kindergartens and childcare centres) or Outside School Hours Care, are required to have received the prescribed number of doses of a COVID-19 vaccine.

To ensure the Department of Education is complying with this requirement successful applicants will be required to supply supporting evidence of their COVID-19 vaccination for employment to any roles in the designated categories. Please visit the Department of Education COVID-19 website for further information. Department of Health information page for further information about obtaining your COVID-19 vaccination certificate.