Secondary Teacher in English, Humanities - Emerald State High School

$63,350 - $95,356 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Longreach QLD 4730, Australia
  • 06 Apr, 2021

Job Description

Teach Queensland (Organisation site)
Central Queensland Region

Contact person Natasha Peacock
Contact details 07 4932 4078

Emerald State High School currently has a unique opportunity to learn from a broad range of colleagues and experience a diverse lifestyle. We are seeking an English, Humanities Teacher to join our school community where you can build life-long friendships and strengthen your career prospects, all while giving your students the opportunity to explore their infinite potential!

Emerald State High School caters to students from Years 7 to 12, and also provides facilities for Special Education students via the Special Education Program attached to the school campus. Emerald High offers an extensive range of subjects to cater for the varied needs of both its students and the needs of the wider community. The school has an experienced team of staff dedicated to providing students with quality educational outcomes in line with The Department of Education's policy framework.

At Emerald High, we live by the motto “Every Student Has Success”, and we seek to provide a wide range of quality learning experiences within a safe and caring learning environment.

We believe that by creating supportive, inclusive and positive relationships we can, in partnership with families, make a difference in the lives of our students. We believe that all students should achieve success through challenging and engaging learning experiences that best meet the needs of individuals.

Every child is precious and important, each with their own dreams and aspirations for the future. We believe in supporting our students to realise their dreams and to maximise their potential to become our future creative innovators and global citizens; to achieve lives of meaning and purpose.

For further information about the school, please click here to visit the school's website.

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. To find out more click here.

Applicants for these positions must possess:

  1. 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.
  2. 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:

  • Click the Green 'Apply online' button below
  • Enter your personal details
  • Attach your current CV including contact details of two professional referees
  • Pre-service teachers are encouraged to include completed practicum reports, mentor/referee statements, 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.**