Gordonvale State High School
Gordonvale State High School invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced Secondary Digital Technologies teachers for this PERMANENT full-time position. Commencing in January 2021, our preferred applicant will have the skills, knowledge and/ or experience to teach Digital Technology to students in years 7 to 10 including experience in developing curriculum programs that involve a range of practical digital technologies including coding, website development and network management etc. 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 Permanent
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Workplace Location Cairns region,Far North Qld
Job ad reference QLD/FNQ357789/21
Closing date 31-Jan-2021
Yearly salary $63350 - $95356
Total remuneration $63350 up to $95356
Salary Other Plus 12.75% Super
Job duration Commencing 21 January 2021
Contact person Warren Brown
Contact details 0740433222
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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 permanent full-time opportunity exists for a skilled Digital Technologies Teacher to join our Science and Technology team in 2021. As the successful applicant, you will work alongside our Technologies HOD to further develop the Digital Technology program by aligning it to the Australian Curriculum Technologies syllabus and providing engaging opportunities to students from year 7 to year 12. You will have the ability to develop curriculum programs that involve a range of practical digital technologies including: coding, robotics, website development, network management etc. The long-term goal is to be able to offer Digital Solutions and ICT programs through to year 12.
The successful applicant will be working as part of our Science and Technology teams and will be responsible for teaching classes in:
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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:
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**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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