Students with Disabilities Teacher (Multiple Impairment) - Innisfail State College, Diverse Learning Centre

$64,934 - $97,741 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Cairns QLD, Australia
  • 27 Dec, 2021
Full time - Fixed Term Teaching Aides & Special Needs

Job Description

EXCITING OPPORTUNITY IN TROPICAL PARADISE…Imagine weekends spent relaxing on the golden sands of beautiful Mission Beach or trekking through stunning rainforest. A relaxed tropical lifestyle is waiting for you in FNQ. Innisfail State College looks forward to welcoming a dynamic and enthusiastic teacher of Students with Disabilities (Multiple Impairment) to our school community. This is a temporary full time position commencing in January 2022.

Position status Fixed Term Temporary
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Cairns region,Far North Qld
Job ad reference QLD/FNQ398096/21
Closing date 31-Jan-2022
Yearly salary $64934 - $97741
Job duration 20 January 2022 to 9 December 2022
Contact person FNQ Recruitment
Contact details

We invite applications from suitably qualified and experienced teachers of Students with Disabilities (Multiple Impairment) for this temporary full time position. Working as part of our Special Education Program team, you'll support Early Years and Primary students with multiple impairments to reach their learning goals. Our preferred applicant will hold a qualification in Special Education, however applications from teachers with a strong interest in working in a Special Education setting will also be considered.

Welcome to Innisfail State College

Innisfail State College opened in 2010 on the site of the former TAFE campus. Today Innisfail State College is an integrated campus, with Secondary students in Years 7 to 12, Diverse Learning Centre students from Pre-Prep to Year 12, and local TAFE students sharing the school's facilities. Our purpose is to meet the learning needs of all students and provide each young person or adult with the opportunity to achieve success in their future outcomes. We pride ourselves on preparing our students for diverse opportunities once they leave school by offering traditional academic subjects as well as nationally accredited vocational subjects to equip our students for the workforce. 

Explore our website to learn more about Innisfail State College

What's in it for you?

  • A highly attractive remuneration package, generous superannuation, salary sacrificing options and leave loading
  • Relocation assistance
  • A broad range of professional development opportunities

Living in Innisfail

Innisfail is a beautiful rural town just 90 minutes south of Cairns, best known for its sugar and banana industries and high seasonal rainfall. Enjoy a less hurried lifestyle and take time to explore the local area. A short boat ride away from the coast of Innisfail you'll find the magnificent Great Barrier Reef – just waiting to be explored. Enjoy the rainforest from a new perspective as you wander through Mamu Tropical Skywalk or head to one of many nearby beaches for a little R&R.


Applicants for this position must possess the following;

  • 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.
  • An active application for teacher employment lodged online via the Teach Queensland website
  • 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.


  • Read the attached Role Description
  • Attach a brief resume, contact details for two referees (one of whom should be your current supervisor) and a maximum one page written response outlining the skills and knowledge you will bring to the role.
  • Pre-Service & Beginning Teachers are encouraged to supply their most recent practicum report and academic transcript for the last completed study period (unofficial is fine).

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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Job Closing Date

31 Jan, 2022