International Baccalaureate Secondary Biology Teacher - Queensland Academy for Creative Industries

$64,934 - $97,741 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Brisbane QLD, Australia
  • 13 Oct, 2021
Full time - Permanent Teaching - Secondary

Job Description

Queensland Academy Creative Industries Campus (QACI) is seeking a highly-motivated and dedicated Biology teacher to work in collaboration with our team from Term 1 2022. We are a selective entry independent state high school attracting a diverse range of students with shared attributes and interests. Our students exclusively study the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum in Year 11 & 12, with a Pre-IB program in Year 10. QACI learners seek a rich and integrated academic curriculum and collaborative learning experiences. Applications are encouraged from passionate teachers, although experience with the International Baccalaureate programs is not essential.

Position status Permanent
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Brisbane Inner City
Job ad reference QLD/MER390741
Closing date 27-Oct-2021
Yearly salary $64934 - $97741
Job duration commencing Term 1, 2022
Contact person Michael Zornig
Contact details 35529333

QACI is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School and is proud to uphold the values of an IB education. The IB Diploma Program is an internationally recognised pre-university level qualification, enabling learners to work toward achievements based on merit in a non-competitive environment. Through the integrated IB Diploma curriculum, students can explore their potential and flourish in a culture that fosters creative and critical thinking, innovation and enterprise. Students develop university research skills and gain opportunities for real life industry experience and involvement across all industry sectors.

We are seeking a high calibre, outstanding teacher with an interest in evidence-based pedagogy to ensure inclusive and differentiated teaching practices. Our Professional Learning Community focuses on collaborative and innovative teaching practices in striving for continual improvement. Applications are encouraged from teachers with exceptional relational skills who display the warmth, energy, integrity and passion to inspire our students and engage with our Academy community.

Applicants for these positions 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.
  • 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.

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 (one of whom is your current supervisor) and a maximum 2 page written response outlining your suitability for the role under "How You Will Be Assessed"
  • 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.**


Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and other Sciences

School Type


Job Closing Date

27 Oct, 2021