Teacher in Special Education - Rockhampton Special School

$63,350 - $95,356 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Rockhampton QLD 4700, Australia
  • 06 Apr, 2021

Job Description

Rockhampton Special School is currently seeking a passionate and devoted teacher to join their professional team in this permanent position. The successful applicants will focus on impacting the lives of children using a diversity of approaches, program offerings, pedagogies, facilities and assessment tools. Rockhampton Special School offers a varied and comprehensive developmental curriculum with a functional focus that supports each students independent living skills. This position will see you work alongside the senior students at the school to achieve a QCIA., Teach Queensland
Permanent Full-time

Job details
Position status: Permanent
Position type: Full-time
Occupational group: Education & Training
Classification: Teacher
Workplace Location: Rockhampton region
Job ad reference: QLD/CQR368418/21
Closing date: 03-May-2021
Yearly salary: $63350 - $95356
Fortnightly salary: $2428.20 - $3655.00
Job duration Commence: 12/07/2021
Contact person: Brittany Jaques
Contact details: cqrecruitment@qed.qld.gov.au
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The Rockhampton region is full of exciting things to do for the whole family. The Rockhampton Zoo, newly redesigned Kershaw Gardens, Heritage Village and Mount Archer National Park are all popular activities. There is also easy access to the stunning Southern Great Barrier Reef and accompanying Keppel Islands just a short drive away in Yeppoon. These islands offer year round crystal clear waters and coral diversity to rival the Whitsundays.

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. 

Applicants for these positions must possess:

  • A relevant teaching qualification. 
  • 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. 
  • 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. 
  • 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.

Permanent employment as a teacher is available to:

  • Australian citizens.
  • Persons who reside in Australia and have permission or a right to be granted permission, under Commonwealth law, to remain in Australia indefinitely.
  • New Zealand citizens who have a special category visa or a right to be granted a special category visa under the Migration Act 1958.

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