FANCY A TREE CHANGE? Gordonvale State High School invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced Maths and Science teachers for this temporary full-time position. Commencing in term 4, our preferred applicant will have the skills, knowledge and/ or experience to teach General Mathematics, Essential Mathematics, General Science and Science in Practice. The successful candidate will be dynamic, enthusiastic and innovative in their approach to delivering the curriculum, and have the ability to work collaboratively with a dedicated and professional teaching team.
Position status Fixed Term Temporary
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Workplace Location Cairns region,Far North Qld
Job ad reference QLD/FNQ287608/21
Closing date 10-Dec-2021
Yearly salary $64934 - $97741
Job duration Oct 21 to Dec 21 - unless otherwise determined
Contact person Warren Brown
Contact details 07 40433222
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Gordonvale State High School is located 25 minutes south of Cairns. The school is a Year 7-12 High School catering to the needs of 800 students. Our school motto is: Strive to Excel.
A temporary full-time opportunity exists for a suitably qualified and experienced Maths and Science teacher commencing in term 4, 2021. Our preferred applicant will have the skills, knowledge and/ or experience to teach Mathematics to students in years 7 to 10, Essential Mathematics, Science to students in years 7 to 10 and Science in practice. The successful candidate will be dynamic, enthusiastic and innovative in their approach to delivering the curriculum, and have the ability to work collaboratively with a dedicated and professional teaching team.
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A NOTE FOR PERMANENT STATE SCHOOL TEACHERS: You must have the approval of your substantive Principal prior to submitting your application for this position
What's in it for you?
Living in Gordonvale
An easy 25-minute drive from Cairns city, on the southern corridor is the small rural sugar growing town of Gordonvale. Home to approximately 6700 the town has a lovely historic charm with a number of heritage listed buildings and sites.
Rising proudly from the cane fields is the iconic Walsh's Pyramid or Bundadjarruga in the Yidinji language. At 922 metres high, Walsh's Pyramid is the world's highest freestanding natural pyramid and is a favourite hiking trail for locals and visitors alike.
Just a stone's throw away from some of FNQ's best attractions, you'll find plenty of activities to fill your weekends. Visit the beautiful Babinda Boulders, go caving in Chillagoe, wander through ancient lava tubes at Undara, spot platypus in Yungaburra or spend the morning at one of many weekend markets. You'll love it here in the Far North!
Applicants for this position must possess:
TO APPLY FOR THIS EXCITING OPPORTUNITY:
**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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