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Classroom Teacher

St John's School
Fixed Term

About the role

St John's Primary School is looking for a teacher to take up the responsibility of a Grade 5/6 class for Semester 2, 2024.

The applicant will assume all classroom duties expected of a teacher, including, but not limited to, the following roles and duties:

Have an understanding of, commitment to, and support for the values and ethos of the Catholic school and the mission of the Catholic Church.

Have an understanding of the science of learning approaches, contemporary learning spaces and the pedagogies that support them, or a willingness to learn more about these processes.

Foster and develop appropriate professional relationships with parents, carers and the wider school community.

Undertake the responsibility for the preparation of students in a sacramental year.

Regularly engage in collaborative processes to share knowledge of key learning areas, subjects and pedagogical approaches with colleagues.

Create a nurturing and ordered learning environment which is learner-centred, supportive, cooperative and aligned with relevant curriculum policies, documents and practices.

Capacity to work in a collaborative team arrangement.

Have knowledge of, commitment to and support of the Ministerial Order 1359 – Child Safe Standards.

Key Selection Criteria

The successful applicant will need to outline the following during the application process: 

Your passion for learning and teaching.

Your commitment to the Catholic Ethos of the school and to the spiritual, emotional, social and educational wellbeing of all students.   

Your interpersonal and communication skills and capacity to build strong relationships with students, staff and parents.

Reflection on how you might meet the requirements of the school's Vision and Mission.

Additional Requirements:

Appropriate teaching qualifications;

VIT registration;

Appropriate first aid qualifications (HLTAID003 or equivalent) are desirable; and

RE Accreditation – preferred but not essential

Application process:

Addressed to Mr Derek Bruitzman, Principal, applications must include a current curriculum vitae listing contact details of two professional referees and a cover letter that includes a response to the criteria.

Applications close

3rd July 2024

Contact details

PrincipalMr Derek Bruitzman
Phone9789 9794
AddressJayne Street
Frankston East, 3199