Teacher - Secondary - English, Humanities - Longreach State High School

$63,350 - $95,356 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Brisbane City QLD, Australia
  • 12/01/2021
Full time - Permanent Teaching

Job Description

Central Queensland Region

Are you ready to write a new chapter in your story? Make Central Queensland your home! Longreach State High School is seeking applications from suitably qualified English, Humanities Teachers for this permanent position commencing 21 January 2021. APPLY NOW and join our dedicated team where you can make a genuine difference to the lives of students.

Job details

Position status Permanent
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Central West Qld
Job ad reference QLD/361449
Closing date 02-Feb-2021
Yearly salary $63350 - $95356
Job duration Commence: 21 January 2021
Contact person Natasha Peacock
Contact details 07 4932 4078

Access the National Relay Service

The iconic Longreach Region in Central Western Queensland is situated 700 kilometres from the coast, west of Rockhampton. A true outback town Longreach is supported by the main industries of cattle, sheep production and tourism. Travelling to Longreach couldn't be easier with access by rail, road or plane. The region is full of history and draws tourists from around the country to see the unique experiences on offer including the Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame and Qantas Founders Museum.

For the adventurer the Longreach Region is home to an array of National Parks which allow for camping, fishing, mountain biking and wildlife spotting. View the stunning outback from above with scenic helicopter flights or from the ground with beautiful and informative nature walks. Longreach is the perfect town to experience the true outback lifestyle and welcoming community rural Australia has to offer.

For further information about the school, please click here to visit the school's website.

What is in it for you?

As the largest employer of teachers in Queensland the department has some attractive benefits for employees, including:

  • assistance with relocating
  • attractive salary and benefits
  • incentives for teaching in remote areas
  • locality allowance in specified locations
  • subsidised accommodation in specified locations

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 these positions must possess:

  • 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:

  • Click the Green 'Apply online' button below
  • Enter your personal details
  • Attach your current CV including contact details of two professional referees
  • Pre-service teachers are encouraged to include completed practicum reports, mentor/referee statements, 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.**

Further information

We are committed to building inclusive cultures in the Queensland public sector that respect and promote human rights and diversity.

Suitable Applications will remain on file for 12 months and may be considered for other teaching vacancies in any school location.

Documents

Before applying for this vacancy please ensure you read the documents below.

  • Teacher - Role Description - Longreach SHS - Eng, Hum (Word, 210KB)
    Role Description

Subject

English and Literature,   Other Subjects  

School Type

Secondary

Job Closing Date

02/02/2021