Primary and Secondary Teacher, Multiple Positions (2021 and 2022) - Bwgcolman Community School

$64,934 - $97,741 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Townsville QLD, Australia
  • 13 Oct, 2021
Full time - Fixed Term Teaching - Primary Teaching - Secondary

Job Description

Bwgcolman Community School is currently offering various opportunities for driven, eager and passionate primary and secondary teachers to educate and influence children within the remote community and surrounds of Palm Island. We are currently accepting applications for Industrial Technology Design (Manual Arts) and Home Economics, commencing in 2022. The successful applicant/s will have access to departmental funded removals/relocation expenses and accommodation upon application.

Position status Fixed Term Temporary
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Townsville region
Job ad reference QLD/NQR371083/21
Closing date 21-Oct-2021
Yearly salary $64934 - $97741
Fortnightly salary $2488.90 - $3746.40
Job duration Commence 20 January 2022 until 24 June 2022
Contact person Beresford Domic, Principal
Contact details P: (07) 4770 0333 | E:

Bwgcolman Community School is a National Partnership Pre-Prep-12 school located on tropical Palm Island which is 65 km north north-west of Townsville in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Bwgcolman Community School currently has 320 students spread across 14 classes.

‘We aim to help our students maintain a strong cultural identity while also developing the skills necessary to participate in the global community. Respect, responsibility and safety are at the forefront of everything we do. We affirm that Aboriginal people and Torres Strait Islander people are the indigenous peoples of Australia. We acknowledge the traditional and historical custodians of this land are the Manbarra people and the Bwgcolman people. We pay our respects to the Elders, both past present and future for they hold the memories, the traditions, the culture and hope of Indigenous Australia'.  

About you

To teach at Bwgcolman Community School, you must possess a relevant teaching qualification. Further information on teaching qualifications is available here: 

Ideally, applicants will also have registration with the Queensland College of Teachers, or be in the process of obtaining registration.

Teaching in Queensland:

The department is responsible for the delivery of quality education services to all Queensland students in state schools and recognises teachers and their commitment to teaching through a range of rewards and benefits. To find out more CLICK HERE.

Applicants for this position must possess:

  • A relevant teaching qualification. CLICK HERE for further information on teaching qualifications.
  • Current full registration or current provisional registration with eligibility for full registration, as a teacher in Queensland. Pre-service/graduate teachers must have been granted provisional registration prior to commencing employment as a teacher. For more information regarding registration requirements, please CLICK HERE.
  • In addition to registration, teachers working in Education and Care Services (including State Delivered Kindergarten programs) require an exemption card issued by Blue Card Services. For more information on blue cards and exemption cards, please CLICK HERE.

How to apply:

Simply click the Green 'Apply online' button below, enter your personal details and as per the School's request, applicants are required to submit:

  • A current Curriculum Vitae
  • Contact details for 2 referees (One of whom is your current or most recent supervisor. If you have previously held a teaching role it is expected that your referees hold a supervisory/leadership role within the school)
  • Pre-service teachers are advised to include any completed practicum reports, mentor/referee statements, and unofficial academic transcript for current course of study.

**Applicants are encouraged to commence and submit their application as early as possible as 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.**


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Job Closing Date

21 Oct, 2021