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Food Technology Teacher

De La Salle College
Fixed Term

About the role

We are currently seeking a Food Technology teacher commencing Term 2, 2024.

Remuneration will be based on experience, following the Teacher scale of the Catholic Education Multi-Enterprise Agreement 2022 (VCEMEA).

De La Salle College is an integral part of the faith community of Malvern and Malvern East.  De La Salle College is governed under the authority of Melbourne Archdiocese Catholic Schools Limited (MACS). MACS is the employer of employees at De La Salle College. 

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.

Job description:

  • Creating a child-safe environment for students.
  • Adhering to the school's Child Protection Policy and Child Safety Staff Code of Conduct.
  • Providing timely marking and feedback to student work.
  • Developing and delivering programs that leverage technology to enhance learning.
  • Setting and maintaining high expectations for student performance standards.
  • Complying with ongoing professional development requirements as per VIT guidelines.
  • Actively engaging in internal and external professional development to enhance teaching practices.
  • Utilizing a variety of teaching methods and resources to effectively engage students in their learning journey.

Skills/Experience required:

  • Bachelor of Education or relevant tertiary qualification.
  • Certificate IV in Food Handling is required.
  • Certificate IV in VET Hospitality is required.  
  • A strong commitment to Catholic education.
  • Ability to build and maintain professional and caring relationships with students, parents, and colleagues.
  • Skills to create an engaging, educational, and challenging learning environment that caters to the diverse needs of all students.
  • An eagerness to learn and grow in the field of education.
  • Proficiency in implementing a differentiated curriculum and leveraging modern technology to support student learning.

Special Requirements:

At De La Salle College, the safety, well-being, and inclusion of all children are paramount. Therefore, the successful applicant must demonstrate a clear understanding of and commitment to providing a safe environment for children.

The successful applicant must hold a valid Victorian Institute of Teaching registration. While accreditation to teach Religious Education in a Catholic school is advantageous, it is not a prerequisite.

To apply:

Please provide the contact details of two referees.

Join our passionate team at De La Salle College and contribute to nurturing young minds in a supportive and thriving educational community. 

Applications close 4:00pm Tuesday 28 May 2024. 
Please submit your resume and cover letter via Seek.
See our College website for full position description. 

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

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.

De La Salle College Malvern is an equal opportunity employer that promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children

Applications close

28th May 2024


Teacher Position Description 2024.pdf


Contact details

PrincipalMr Peter Houlihan
Phone9508 2100
Address1318 High Street
Malvern, 3144