Secondary English Teacher - Trinity Bay State High School

$66,556 - $100,186 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Cairns QLD, Australia
  • 22 Jun, 2022
Full time - Fixed Term Teaching - Secondary

Job Description

CENTRAL CAIRNS LOCATION… Trinity Bay State High School invites applications from dynamic, enthusiastic and innovative Secondary English teachers for this Temporary full time position. If you would like to join a dedicated and professional teaching team in a diverse and innovative school …Apply Now!

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/FNQ427458/22
Closing date 08-Jul-2022
Yearly salary $66556 - $100186
Job duration 11 July to 9 December 2022
Contact person Karen Plume
Contact details 07 4037 5255

We look forward to welcoming an experienced and highly motivated Secondary English teacher to the team for this temporary full-time position.

Workers in education settings, including schools, early childhood and care services (such as kindergartens and childcare centres) or Outside School Hours Care, are required to have received the prescribed number of doses of a COVID-19 vaccine.

Welcome to Trinity Bay State High School

Trinity Bay State High School is an exciting, vibrant and engaging place for students and teachers located just 10 minutes from the city centre.   Catering for approximately 1840 students in Years Seven to Twelve, we offer a supportive and disciplined learning environment in which students encounter excellent teaching and learning opportunities as well as sporting, recreational, cultural and international programs. 

As educators we pride ourselves on offering an extensive academic curriculum so that all of our students can encounter a wide range of opportunities to experience success and excel personally.  In addition, the school offers an outstanding, diverse range of extra curricula activities to keep students engaged, motivated and challenged.

Explore our website to learn more about Trinity Bay State High School.

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

Applicants for this position must possess:

  • 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



English and Literature

School Type


Job Closing Date

08 Jul, 2022