Teacher in Special Education - Coreen School

$72,263 - $127,157 yearly
  • NSW Department of Education
  • Blacktown NSW 2148, Australia
  • 17/02/2021
Full time - Permanent Teaching Aides & Special Needs

Job Description

Position Information

Coreen School is a School for Specfic Purposes in Blacktown catering to 70 students who present with an emotional disturbance and/or behaviour disorder. Students may also have additional learning needs/diagnosis such as autism and/or a mild intellectual disability.

Students are high school age and engage in a variety of life skills based curriculum programs. Students in the Tutorial program are shared enrolments with mainstream high schools and may complete mainstream curriculum.

Our school is well resourced with a STEAM classroom, gym, swimming pool and 3 school buses that provide access to the many community based programs we make accessible to our students.

Selection Criteria

  • Approval to teach special education and / or experience teaching students with mild intellectual disability, emotional disturbance and behaviour difficulties.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and evaluate effective, differentiated and technology rich programs which facilitate engagement and improved learning outcomes for students with additional learning needs.
  • Knowledge of and commitment to the Department's Aboriginal Education policy and capacity to meet the learning needs of complex students from diverse cultural and socio-economic backgrounds.
  • Proven ability to implement inclusive strategies to engage and support the wellbeing of a diverse range of learners and their families through the development of?Individual Education Plans and/or Behaviour Management Plans.


An unconditional full approval to teach is a requirement. If you do not hold a full approval to teach with the NSW Department of Education, you are required to commence the application process at the same time as you apply for this teaching opportunity.

Special Notes

Applicants are to include details of their WWCC clearance number as part of this application.

This advertisement is for two classroom teacher positions.

To ensure that your application complies with the guideline page limits your attachments must be in PDF format.


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