Disability Education Teacher - Ngunnawal Primary School
Full-time Temporary

Closes: 29 March 2019

Classification: Classroom Teacher
Salary: $68,022 - $101,821
Position No: 04196
Directorate: Education
Advertised (Gazettal date): 15 March 2019
Contact Officer: Arilia Abell on arilia.abell@ed.act.edu.au or (02) 6142 1500

Details: Ngunnawal Primary School is a P-6 school in the Gungahlin area with an enrolment of approximately 700 students. Ngunnawal is currently seeking a highly motivated, dynamic, innovative and experienced Disability Education Teacher to fill a position in the Learning Support Unit. The successful applicant will have an excellent understanding of how to support the academic, social and emotional development of students with a range of complex and additional needs including those with disability and challenging behaviours. Applicants will demonstrate an ability to effectively plan and work collaboratively with colleagues in a team-teaching environment as well as show commitment to the Directorate’s mission of ‘We develop and deliver educational services to empower each young person in the ACT to learn for life.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Prior to commencing in this role a minimum of four years full time (or equivalent) tertiary study leading to the award of a recognised school teaching qualification; a current full teaching registration with the ACT Teacher Quality Institute (TQI) (or eligibility for teacher registration with the ACT TQI) and a current registration issued under the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 is required. For further information on Working with Vulnerable People registration refer to -  https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/1804.
Note: This is a temporary position available for 12 months commencing 29 April 2019 with the possibility of extension.
How to Apply: Expressions of Interest are sought from potential candidates and should include a supporting statement of no more than two pages outlining experience and/or ability in the above areas, contact details of at least two referees and a current Curriculum Vitae. Applications should be sent to jobs@act.gov.au.
Applicants should note that a Joint Selection Committee (JSC) established in accordance with the collective/enterprise agreement provisions will assess all applications for this position.

Career interest categories:

Education, Teaching and Training