Secondary Teacher in Music - Toowoomba State High School

$64,934 - $97,741 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Darling Downs, QLD, Australia
  • 09 Sep, 2021
Full time - Fixed Term Teaching - Secondary

Job Description

Toowoomba State High School is seeking a suitably qualified music teacher to join our vibrant Arts faculty in Term 4, 2021. A successful applicant will be proficient in delivering the music curriculum from years 7 - 12 and will also be required to direct our Jazz Ensemble. Desirable skills also include a working knowledge of theatre sound and lighting and a willingness to work with small ensembles (eg Guitar and Vocals). The position will have the possibility of extension into 2022.

Position status: Contract
Position type: Full-time
Occupational group: Education & Training
Classification: Teacher
Workplace Location: Darling Downs - Maranoa,South West Qld,Toowoomba region
Job ad reference; QLD/DDSW386842/21
Closing date: 24-Sep-2021
Yearly salary: $64934 - $97741
Fortnightly salary: $2488.90 - $3746
Job duration Commencing 5th October 2021 until 10th December 2021, unless otherwise determined
Contact person: Nicole Rosengreen
Contact details: 07 4616 3746 /
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Welcome to Toowoomba State High School, Toowoomba's first State Secondary School. Established in 1919, Toowoomba State High School, has a proud history of delivering exemplary education for the young people of Toowoomba. Situated at Mount Lofty, the school campus overlooks the city of Toowoomba.

Our dedicated staff contribute to students' learning and development. High impact teaching and quality learning are the foundations of our school values.

We proudly uphold the best of public education - opportunity to succeed regardless of personal circumstance. Our aim is to be 'Creating Stars for our Future', and we believe that learning and the consequential pursuit of knowledge develops and enables our students to become stars of the future, by growing academically and socially and attaining their best.

We are delighted to be able to share our school with you and welcome all to be a part of the Toowoomba State High community.

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:

  • A relevant teaching qualification. 
  • Employment for pre-service/graduate teachers will be subject to the successful completion of a relevant teaching qualification and meeting the minimum requirements as a teacher with the department.
  • 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. 
  • 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. 

How to apply:

Simply click the Green 'Apply online' button below, enter your personal details and please submit the following documents:

  • A brief resume/CV
  • Contact details for two referees (one of whom is your current or most recent supervisor)
  • Pre-service teachers to include any completed practicum reports (summary only), mentor/referee statements (summary only), 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.


Arts, Drama, Music, and Performing Arts

School Type


Job Closing Date

24 Sep, 2021