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Grade 2 Classroom Teacher

Lumen Christi School

About the role

Lumen Christi is an integral part of the faith community of Point Cook and is one of five parish primary schools within Holy Trinity Parish. Lumen Christi is governed under the authority of Melbourne Archdiocese Catholic Schools Limited (MACS) ABN 18643442371. MACS is the employer of employees at Lumen Christi.

At Lumen Christi we hold the care, safety and wellbeing of children as a central and fundamental responsibility of our school.

We consider that a positive approach to behaviour support is essential to foster a school climate within which personal responsibility and self-discipline will be developed.

In 2024 we have 28 grades with an enrolment of approximately 685 students. Our staff are skilled educators with strong Catholic values who work to provide contemporary learning and teaching within a collaborative professional culture.

We are seeking enthusiastic, positive and collaborative educators, willing to work within a flexible and creative learning environment.

Candidates must have an ability to plan, work and learn in a team environment. They must also have excellent classroom management skills and have a commitment to the ethos of Catholic Education and contemporary pedagogues.

We require this position to commence at the beginning of Term 3, or earlier by negotiation.

Salary Range: $80,000 – $120,000 Based on experience in accordance with the Teacher scale of the Victorian Catholic Education Multi-Enterprise Agreement 2018 (VCEMEA)

Special Requirements

  • Bachelor of Education or relevant tertiary qualification
  • VIT registered and accredited (preferred) Catholic Primary Teacher
  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to work in a collaborative team situation
  • Knowledge of the Victorian Curriculum
  • Personalised/ differentiated learning philosophy and demonstrated practice
  • Inquiry-based learning knowledge
  • An ability to develop and maintain professional and caring relationships with students, parents, and colleagues
  • An ability to create an engaging, educational, and challenging learning environment that caters for the needs of all students
  • An enthusiasm to implement a differentiated curriculum and use modern technology to support student learning
  • Ability to plan, implement and assess individual learning programs that cater for individual difference and need (enabling and extending)
  • Experience with, or Professional Learning in PBL (Positive Behaviours for Learning) and/or Berry Street an advantage
  • Ability to work with, and commitment to parent/ school partnership
  • Strong commitment to the philosophy of Catholic Education and to the Vision of Lumen Christi Catholic Primary School
  • Ability to work and share in a vibrant school community.

Application process:

Email the Application for Employment Form, Covering Letter, Curriculum Vitae and the names and contact numbers, including mobile phone numbers, of 3 referees able to comment on your suitability for this role to the  Principal, Ms Karen Bergin

As the current/most recent Principal (if applicable) will be contacted in reference to your application, please include contact details.

Note: MACS is committed to the safety, wellbeing, and protection of all children in our care. The successful candidate must hold or acquire and maintain Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) registration.

Candidates must hold a valid visa and/or full Australian Working Rights and provide evidence of this.

Applications close

28th June 2024


Lumen Christi Application for Employment.docx
Macs Lumen Child-Safety-and-Wellbeing-Policy- Updated July 2022.pdf
Position Description Lumen Classroom Teacher 2024.docx.pdf


Contact details

PrincipalMs Karen Bergin
Phone9395 2555
Address260 - 278 Point Cook Road
Point Cook, 3030