Preschool Teacher - Mawson Primary School
Full-time Permanent

Closes: 29 May 2019

Classification: Classroom Teacher
Salary: $68,022 - $101,821
Position No: 05842
Directorate: Education
Advertised (Gazettal date): 15 May 2019
Contact Officer: Laurel Rodrigues on laurel.rodrigues@ed.act.edu.au or (02) 6142 2700

Details: Mawson Primary School was built in 1968 and is located in the Woden Valley. Mawson Primary School operates with classes from Preschool to Year 6 and offers two specialised programs: The Mandarin Immersion Program (MIP) and Environment Centre Sustainability Program as part of teacher release. In 2019 the school’s Priority Enrolment Area (PEA) includes Isaacs, Mawson, and O’Malley. Phillip remains a shared PEA with Garran Primary School. Enrolments have grown steadily over the last few years and are close to 500 in 2019. We are seeking a Preschool Teacher to deliver high quality, inclusive programs within our Preschool. The successful applicant will have an expert knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and child development. They will have a thorough knowledge of the National Quality Framework and support a culture of reflective practice and continuous improvement. We are seeking an applicant who will build and maintain positive and reciprocal relationships within children and their families, many who come from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Early Childhood qualifications recognised by Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authority (ACEQA) are essential. A minimum of four years full time (or equivalent) tertiary study leading to the award of a recognised school teaching qualification. Current teaching registration with the ACT Teacher Quality Institute (or eligibility for teacher registration with the ACT Teacher Quality Institute). A current registration issued under the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011.
How to Apply: Please follow the instructions in the Classroom Teacher Application Package. Please provide an Application Coversheet, Curriculum Vitae and Selection Criteria to be sent directly through to jobs@act.gov.au
Applicants should note that a Joint Selection Committee (JSC) will be established in accordance with the collective/enterprise agreement provisions will assess all applications for this position. This selection process is not appealable.

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Education, Teaching and Training