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Kitchen Garden Specialist Teacher or Specialist Teacher

St James the Apostle School
Fixed Term

About the role

We are seeking a Kitchen Garden Specialist Teacher who is able to:

  • Plan and integrate learning in the kitchen with learning in the garden
  • Maintain the kitchen garden as part of the daily lessons
  • Develop a Learning and Teaching program following the recommendations and guidelines as developed within the Victorian Curriculum
  • Assess and report for all learners using school systems
  • Prepare a year and term overviews for all home groups
  • Maintain ongoing professional documentation of learning, teaching and assessment on Google Drive
  • Contribute to future planning and policy. 

St James the Apostle is committed to the safety, wellbeing and protection of all children in our care.
Link to the school Child Safety website:


Special Requirements

The successful applicant must have registration with the Victorian Institute of Teaching. Accreditation to teach Religious Education in a Catholic Primary School, or willing to undertake accreditation, is preferred.

Applications close at 4:00pm on Monday 15 July 2024. A short covering letter and CV  can be emailed to the Principal at If a suitable applicant is found, before the closing date, an interview will be arranged.

Application Procedure

A short covering letter with the Application for Employment form (attached) can be emailed to the Principal at or via the 'Apply for Job' button.

Applications close

15th July 2024


Kitchen Garden Specialist Teacher.pdf
Child Safety Code of Conduct.pdf

Contact details

PrincipalMrs Andrea Richards
Phone9749 1000
Address330 Derrimut Road
Hoppers Crossing North, 3029