Ongoing Teacher Memorial Oval Primary School, Science / Classroom R-6

$73,052 - $105,951 yearly
  • Government of South Australia - Department for Education
  • Memorial Oval Primary School, Bradford Street, Whyalla Playford SA, Australia
  • 14 Sep, 2021
Full time - Permanent Teaching - Primary

Job Description

Position No: 2022-0479-TCH-A-0-5
Applications Close: 23/09/2021 11:30 PM

Position Descriptor:

NIT - Science (Reception - Year 6)

Memorial Oval Primary School is seeking a teacher to partner with our community in developing self-motivated, resilient, lifelong learners.

It is essential that the teacher is collaborative, willing to plan and work with others to deliver an effective Science program to improve learning outcomes and facilitate growth for all students in a caring, learning environment with a strong focus on community engagement.

Whilst this position is initially for a NIT role with an emphasis on Science from Reception to Year 6, the successful applicant would be expected to have the capacity to work in the role of a full time classroom teacher if required.

Where applicable, they are required to work with whole school agreements as outlined in our School Improvement Plan. Knowledge and proven practice in the teaching of Science is essential as well as the ability to liaise with other schools in planning and moderation.

A sound knowledge of student wellbeing practice such as Introspection and restorative practices would be an advantage.

Classroom teaching R-6 may be a requirement of this position in the future.

In addition to the salary the following financial incentives may apply depending on the site location:

  • Country Zone Allowance ($1,989 - $10,023)
  • Locality Allowance
  • Subsidised Accommodation
  • Payment of Removal Expenses
  • Remission of Higher Education Loan Program Debts

Reduction of Higher Education Loan Program (HELP) debts for teachers in very remote areas - Department of Education, Skills and Employment, Australian Government (

Please note that part time and flexible arrangements will be considered.

Site: Memorial Oval Primary School

Local Partnership: Whyalla

Tenure: 27/01/2022 ongoing

Fraction of time: 1.0

Subject: Science to Year 6

Conditions: $73,052 - $105,951 per annum FTE / Teacher Conditions

School Website:

Eligibility and Application Instructions


Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and other Sciences

School Type


Job Closing Date

23 Sep, 2021