Primary Teacher, Various Positions - Fernvale State School

$66,556 - $100,186 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Brisbane QLD, Australia
  • 13 May, 2022
Full time - Fixed Term Teaching - Primary

Job Description

Schools are the focus of expertise in learning. They perform a vital role in providing opportunities to students to acquire knowledge and understanding, pursue special interests, strive to achieve excellence and develop social and vocational skills. Their core business is providing a learning program for students to achieve system wide and school based learning outcomes. Schools also aim to facilitate and support participation among parents, students, administrators, teachers and others in the school community and between the school and departmental support structures.

Position status Fixed Term Temporary
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Brisbane - West,Ipswich region
Job ad reference QLD/MER419787/22
Closing date 26-May-2022
Yearly salary $66556 - $100186
Fortnightly salary $2551 - $3840
Job duration ASAP to 09/12/2022
Contact person David Raine
Contact details 0754271333

Fernvale School has an outstanding reputation for the high quality education and values and beliefs that it expects of each and every member. The school has repeatedly produced outstanding results and is considered a leader in the Region for many Academic, Sporting and Cultural endeavours.

Fernvale State School has a dedicated and hard working staff who have tremendous support and relationships with the students and parent community of this close knit community.

The school is a major focal point of the Fernvale community and with this comes great expectations to maintain the very high standards expected at Fernvale School.

The available positions are broken down below, all ASAP positions are able to agree on start date upon succesful interview;

Prep Teacher - Fixed Term
ASAP to 09/12/2022
1.0 Full-time

Year 5/6 Teacher - Fixed Term
ASAP to 16/09/2022
0.4 - 1.0 FTE - to be agreed upon with succesful applicant

Year 6 Teacher - Fixed Term
ASAP to 09/12/2022
1.0 Full-time

Teaching in Queensland:

The department is responsible for the delivery of quality education services to all Queensland students in state schools and recognises teachers and their commitment to teaching through a range of rewards and benefits. To find out more click here

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.

Workers in education settings, including schools, early childhood and care services (such as kindergartens and childcare centres) or Outside School Hours Care, will need to have received one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine by 17 December 2021, and the second dose by 11:59pm on 23 January 2022.

To ensure the Department of Education is complying with this requirement successful applicants will be required to supply supporting evidence of their COVID-19 vaccination for employment to any roles in the designated categories. Please visit the Department of Education COVID-19 website for further information. Department of Health information page for further information about obtaining your COVID-19 vaccination certificate.

How to apply:

Please note: If you are Permanent Teacher with the Department of Education, you must have your current Principal's endorsement to apply for this position.

  • 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.


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Job Closing Date

26 May, 2022