Primary Teacher in General - Karumba State School

$63,350 - $95,356 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Karumba QLD 4891, Australia
  • 06 Apr, 2021

Job Description

Karumba State School is currently seeking applications from active, engaging, student-focused, experienced primary teachers provide relief for a 4 week period. This is a unique opportunity to experience life and teaching in a remote community. The successful applicant may eligible for travel expenses.

Job details
Position status Fixed Term Temporary
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location North West Qld
Job ad reference QLD/NQR368227/21
Closing date 15-Apr-2021
Yearly salary $63350 - $95356
Fortnightly salary $2428.20 - $3655.00
Job duration Commence 19 April 2021 until 14 May 2021
Contact person NQR Recruitment Team
Contact details P: (07) 4758 3357 | E:

Karumba State School
Situated on the mouth of the Norman River, Karumba is well known as a recreational fishing mecca and birdwatchers paradise. This is truly where the savannah outback meets the sea! During the summer, monsoon rains replenish the waterways and attract a multitude of birds, while in the winter, fishing enthusiasts from around the world descend on Karumba for some of the best wild caught barramundi in Australia.

Karumba State School is a small school situated on the Gulf Of Carpentaria that caters for the educational needs of 18 primary students. The school is passionate about creating the best possible educational opportunities for the students, which is seen in the classrooms and the way they go about each day.

If you have a commitment to Indigenous Education - apply now!

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 this position must possess:

  • A relevant teaching qualification. CLICK HERE for further information on teaching qualifications.
  • 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 as per the School's request, applicants are required to submit:

  • A current Curriculum Vitae
  • Contact details for 2 referees (One of whom is your current or most recent supervisor. If you have previously held a teaching role it is expected that your referees hold a supervisory/leadership role within the school)
  • Pre-service teachers are advised to include any completed practicum reports, mentor/referee statements, and 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.**