Secondary Teacher in Visual Arts, English - Toolooa State High School

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

Job Description

Are you a passionate Visual Arts Teacher? Toolooa State High School has an exciting opportunity for a Visual Arts teacher to inspire and nurture the creative potential of each student and join their school community. Primary trained teachers with a willingness and interest to teach Visual Art are encouraged to apply!

Job details
Position status: Permanent
Position type: Full-time
Occupational group: Education & Training
Classification: Teacher
Workplace Location: Rockhampton region
Job ad reference: QLD/367605
Closing date: 30-Apr-2021
Yearly salary: $63350 - $95356
Fortnightly salary: $2428.20 - $3655
Job duration: Commence: as soon as possible
Contact person: Ellen Kean
Contact details: 4971 4333
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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.
  • 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). 

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.