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Learning Group Teacher

Our Lady of the Southern Cross

About the role

This position is to commence at the beginning of Semester 2, 2024 school year or earlier if possible to enable effective handover. This position for a Prep / Foundation group.  

Candidates must have an ability to plan, work and learn in a team environment.  The successful applicant must support the philosophy of the school and commit to working as part of a collaborative team with a focus on contemporary practices in a flexible environment.  They will be able to cater effectively for a diverse range of learning needs by implementing differentiated learning experiences that are creative and engaging, use a variety of strategies, encourage the use of technology and challenge the students to be the best they can be.  They must also have excellent classroom management skills and have a commitment to the ethos of Catholic Education and contemporary pedagogues. 

OLSC teachers are provided with a full day's planning each week and are released with their team to provide ample time to prepare effectively for their scheduled class time.  For ease of transport we are located right behind the V-Line station that provides fast and convenient travel form both Melbourne and Geelong.  

Our Lady of the Southern Cross is committed to the safety, wellbeing and protection of all children in our care. 

Candidates are asked to demonstrate:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications
  • A strong commitment to Catholic education;
    • 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 eagerness to learn;
    • An enthusiasm to implement a differentiated curriculum and use modern technology to support student learning.

Special Requirements:

  • OLSC promotes the safety, well-being and inclusion of all children; therefore, the successful applicant must demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to providing a safe environment for children;
  • The successful applicant will hold the Victorian Institute of Teaching registration;
  • Accreditation to teach Religious Education in a Catholic school is preferred;
  • Contact details of two referees including current or most recent Principal 

Please email your resume and cover letter to 

Applications close 4:00pm 19th April, 2024

Application Procedure

Send Applications to:

Please email your resume and a cover letter outlining your skills and suitability to the role.  

Applications close 4:00pm 19th April, 2024

Applications close

19th April 2024

Contact details

PrincipalMr Justin Hilton
Phone9974 8500
Address2-20 Howqua Way
Manor Lakes, 3024