Primary & Physical Education Teacher - Tingoora State School

$66,556 - $100,186 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Tingoora QLD 4608, Australia
  • 16 Jun, 2022

Job Description

Would you like the unique experience of living in a small country town, and the specialness of working in their school? 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 primary students? If so, this is the perfect role for you. If you can see yourself as part of the amazing team of educators at Tingoora State School please apply now.

Position status Permanent
Position type Part-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location South West Qld,Wide Bay
Job ad reference QLD/DDSW426412/22
Closing date 01-Jul-2022
Yearly salary $66556 - $100186
Fortnightly salary $2551.10 - $3840.10
Job duration Commencing 11 July 2022
Contact person Melina Collier
Contact details 07 4572 6586 / darlingdownsteach@qed.qld.gov.au

Tingoora is a rural location and town that sits on the Bunya Highway just 15 minutes from Kingaroy (pop-10,500) in the rich South Burnett area of the Darling Downs. With the beautiful Lake Barambah and Wondai State Forest at your doorstep, you'll be only 60 minutes from the Bunya Mountains, where you can explore the extensive range of walking trails, hand feed colourful native birds and soak up the panoramic mountain views. You're a scenic 2 hour drive from Toowoomba (Queensland's largest inland city: pop-170,000) where you'll find a vibrant cultural, dining and entertainment scene, beautiful parks and gardens.

Tingoora's State School Mission is to teach and equip our students to be the finest they can be.  We aim to provide a happy, safe and supportive environment, where our students are learning and improving every day in every way, while learning persistence, confidence, organisation, being safe and getting along skills.

Departmental accommodation may also be available. 

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.