Position No: 2021-0214-TCH-C-3-8
Applications Close: 10/12/2021 11:30 PM
The Mid North Education Centre is a school for students from R-Y12. Students at the Mid North Education Centre have a range of disabilities that impact on their learning; physical disabilities, intellectual disabilities, autism etc. Some students have complex communication needs and are non-verbal.
The successful applicant will be expected to use a range of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) systems so knowledge of and experience in using AAC; particularly PODD communication books and Proloquo2Go are essential.
Teaching and learning is planned using the Australian Curriculum for students in year R-10. Older students undertake modified SACE programs. An understanding of the planning for SACE would be advantageous.
All students have One Plans incorporating individualised goals. The school uses ABLES SA to assess the students and support their individual learning plans. Knowledge of this would be desirable.
Experience in differentiating the curriculum for students with disabilities is essential.
The teacher will be required to provide NIT for all teachers (R-y12) so the ability to operate within a team is essential. The Mid North Education Centre has a whole school balanced literacy program using the Jolly Phonics program.
Knowledge of & experience in teaching a balanced literacy program is highly desirable. Demonstrated experience in using a range of strategies to support students to develop appropriate behaviours in the classroom & community is essential.
The Mid North Education Centre have implemented the Zones of Regulation across the whole school.
In addition to the salary the following financial incentives may apply depending on the site location:
Country Zone Allowance ($1,943 - $9,793)
Payment of Removal Expenses
Remission of Higher Education Loan Program Debts
Please note that part time and flexible arrangements will be considered.
Site: Mid North Education Centre
Local Partnership: Pirie
Tenure: 19/07/2021 to 10/12/2021
Fraction of time: 0.8
Subject: Special Education (School/Preschool Based) to Year 12
Conditions: $73,052 - $105,951 per annum FTE / Teacher Conditions
School Website: http://www.midnorthec.sa.edu.au
Eligibility and Application Instructions
The Government of South Australia, also referred to as the South Australian Government, SA Government or Her Majesty’s Government is the Australian state democratic administrative authority of South Australia. The Government of South Australia, a parliamentary constitutional monarchy, was formed in 1856 as prescribed in its Constitution, as amended from time to time. Since the Federation of Australia in 1901, South Australia has been a state of the Commonwealth of Australia, and the Constitution of Australia regulates its relationship with the Commonwealth. Under the Australian Constitution, South Australia ceded legislative and judicial supremacy to the Commonwealth, but retained powers in all matters not in conflict with the Commonwealth.