Primary Teacher - Full time Permanent - Commencing 1 January 2016

John XXIII College is seeking a passionate and dedicated Primary Teacher join the College in 2016.

The successful applicant will have excellent communication skills, an energetic and collaborative approach with a depth of knowledge of current educational theories and practices.

Excellent teaching and classroom management skills are essential, along with a desire to assist students to achieve their full potential.

The applicant must actively support and promote the Ethos of the Catholic school and all teachers are required to have, or be prepared to obtain, necessary accreditation through the Catholic Education WA as well as registration with TRBWA. A current Working with Children card/application must be submitted at the time of application.

Selection Criteria:

  • The successful applicant must be supportive of Catholic education.
  • A strong knowledge of the Australian Curriculum with the ability to organise, select and design content for effective teaching and differentiated learning.
  • Excellent planning and implementation of teaching programs, including a balanced approach of Explicit Instruction and Inquiry-based Learning, that engages all learners.
  • The ability to analyse and use data to inform teaching and learning practices in order to raise student levels of achievement.
  • Highly effective communication and interpersonal skills so as to engage positively with colleagues, students and parents.
  • Excellent classroom management and organisational skills that create a supportive and safe environment.
  • An excellent understanding of a variety of assessment and reporting strategies and the need to provide effective and timely feedback to parents and students.
  • Demonstrate an ability to integrate technology effectively into the daily classroom environment.

Qualifications Required:

  • Bachelor of Education or equivalent

Applicants must submit a curriculum vitae, addressed to the Principal, including the names and contact numbers of three referees, one of whom must be the current employer and a Parish Priest. Applicants must have a current registration as a teacher with the Teacher Registration Board of WA (TRBWA) to be eligible for appointment. Information is available from the TRBWA website.

Applicants must be fully supportive of the objectives and ethos of Catholic education.

Full time permanent commencing 1 January 2016.

Applications Close Friday 27 November 2015

Mailed applications should be addressed to the Principal, John XXIII College, PO Box 226, Mount Claremont, WA 6910.
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