Position status Permanent,Fixed Term Temporary
Position type Full-time,Part-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Workplace Location Cairns region,Far North Qld
Job ad reference QLD/FNQ/CASSOWARY_COAST
Closing date Ongoing
Total remuneration $64260 up to $96266
Salary Other Plus 12.75% Super
Job duration Ongoing opportunities
Contact person FNQ Teacher Recruitment Team
Contact details 07 4037 3994
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ADVENTURE AWAITS ON THE... Cassowary Coast
Imagine a less hurried lifestyle in a small rural town to the south of Cairns. Just a stones throw away from some of Australia's most stunning beaches and right on the edge of the Great Barrier Reef, you'll find plenty to occupy your weekends.
Explore our Cassowary Coast schools HERE
Temporary vacancies (ASAP to 10/12/2021)
Permanent vacancies 2022
To be considered for current and future vacancies in our Cassowary Coast schools submit your application below.
Current Vacancies across the Far North Queensland Region
Want to be considered for all opportunities in the Far North Queensland Region? CLICK HERE
Running south from Cairns to Cardwell is a magical strip of coastline known as the Cassowary Coast, one of FNQ's hidden gems! Bordered by the Wet Tropics Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef, this is a stunning place to call home.
Weekends are for adventure, and you'll find plenty of opportunities to explore your backyard without having to travel too far. There are islands for camping and hiking, and beaches for an extra dose of vitamin sea. Ask a local for their recommendation, grab a picnic and hit the road.
REMUNERATION AND BENEFITS
All Queensland State Schools are allocated a transfer rating which is determined by the remoteness or distance of the location from a major city and services. While the base salary range for teachers is the same across the state; rural, remote and even regional locations provide additional financial benefits and incentives that are above and beyond the base salary.
Schools in the Innisfail to Tully area are transfer rating 3 locations and attract locality allowance on top of your base salary. CLICK HERE for a summary of the incentives and benefits available to teachers in this location.
If you are an experienced teacher, you can apply to have prior teaching service recognised for salary classification and if applicable your service and leave records recognised in line with the Public Service Directive.
The Queensland Department of Education offers generous relocation assistance to teachers and their families relocating to the Cassowary Coast area. CLICK HERE (PDF) for more information on Transfer and Appointment Expenses to assist you in planning your relocation to Far North Queensland.
SCHOLARSHIP AND GRANT ASSISTANCE
There are a number of scholarships and grants available to pre-service teachers starting their career in Far North Queensland.
For more information and to be notified when scholarship and grant applications open, CLICK HERE or see below.
TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT
The FNQ Teacher Learning Centre (TLC) was established to enhance support for preservice, beginning and early career teachers during their teaching journey. Learn more about the support available for beginning teachers HERE.
TEACHING IN QUEENSLAND
The department is responsible for the delivery of quality education services to all Queensland students in state schools and recognise teachers and their commitment to teaching through a range of rewards and benefits. Find out more about teaching in Queensland state schools HERE
Applicants for this position must possess or be eligible for:
TO APPLY FOR THIS EXCITING OPPORTUNITY:
**The Department of Education reserves the right to reduce the application period and/or remove the job advertisement early should a suitable applicant be found**
The Queensland Government is the executive branch and democratic administrative authority of the state of Queensland, Australia. A federated state under a parliamentary constitutional monarchy which was formed in 1859, Queensland's governmental structure is set out on the Constitution of Queensland. Since the Federation of Australia in 1901, Queensland has been a State of Australia, with the Constitution of Australia regulating the relationships between all state and territory governments and the Australian Government. Under the Australian Constitution, all states and territories (including Queensland) ceded powers relating to certain matters to the federal government.