Primary Year 3 Teacher - Darling Heights State School

$66,556 - $100,186 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Toowoomba QLD, Australia
  • 15 Jun, 2022

Job Description

Are you a dynamic teacher with a genuine passion for teaching and have a desire to make a difference in the hearts and lives of Year 3 primary students? Would you like the unique experience of living and working in Queenslands largest inland city, and still be only 10 minutes from the countryside? If so, this is the perfect role for you. If you can see yourself as part of the amazing team of educators at Darling Heights State School, please apply now.

Position status Fixed Term Temporary
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Toowoomba region
Job ad reference QLD/426118
Closing date 29-Jun-2022
Yearly salary $66556 - $100186
Fortnightly salary $2551.10 - $3840.10
Job duration Commencing 4 July 2022 until 9 December 2022
Contact person Britt Walkinshaw
Contact details 4616 7602

Darling Heights State School is found on the southern side of Toowoomba (pop-170,000) where you'll find a vibrant cultural, dining and entertainment scene, beautiful parks and gardens. Perched on the edge of the Great Dividing Range, you'll be a pleasant 50 minutes' drive south to the large historic town of Warwick, with some of Queensland's finest original sandstone buildings along with heritage walks, steam train travel, museums and historic buildings, or 90 minutes from Brisbane on the Warrego Highway.

At Darling Heights, people are the heart of our school. They are valued as are the relationships and partnerships we develop. Everybody is empowered, engaged and has agency to explore “many paths and grow with knowledge". Our ongoing commitment ensures we are a learning village with the core purpose “every child succeeding". An extensive range of programs/initiatives exist and is implemented and undertaken in our school. Our guiding principles are reflected through these inclusive programs and initiatives. One size does not fit all, diversity is embedded and everyone is valued - Darling Heights State School is a diverse school community capturing students from over 50 different countries.

Please refer to Website to get an insight into 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.