Secondary Teacher in Geography, Health & Physical Education and Humanities - Longreach State High School

$66,556 - $100,186 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Longreach QLD, Australia
  • 13 Jul, 2022
Full time - Permanent Teaching - Secondary

Job Description

Longreach State High School is seeking a highly motivated Geography, Health & Physical Education and Humanities teacher for this permanent position commencing as soon as possible.

Position status Permanent
Position type Full-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Central West Qld
Job ad reference QLD/CQR414487/22
Closing date 10-Sep-2022
Yearly salary $66556 - $100186
Fortnightly salary $2551.10 - $3840.10
Job duration Commence: As soon as possible
Contact person Natasha Peacock
Contact details 07 4932 4078

At Longreach State High School, we are committed to delivering the best curriculum to our students in an inclusive and supportive manner. We seek to build engagement, confidence and resilience in our students. We develop caring relationships, we have high expectations and we build for success.

Our school offers a variety of pathways to further education or to work and seeks to expand our relationships with the business community. Big enough for opportunities; small enough to care. Our mission is to empower students to break the limitations, and build the opportunities for their successful future.

for more information about the school please visit our website: 

What is in it for you?

As the largest employer of teachers in Queensland the department has some attractive benefits for employees, including:

  • assistance with relocating
  • attractive salary and benefits
  • incentives for teaching in remote areas
  • locality allowance in specified locations
  • subsidised accommodation in specified locations

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
  • Working rights in Australia, which means you have, or you are eligible to obtain a valid Australian Visa with work rights (if you're not already an Australian Citizen or resident).

How to apply:

  • Click the Green 'Apply online' button below
  • Enter your personal details
  • Attach your current CV including contact details of two professional referees
  • Pre-service teachers and graduates are encouraged to include completed practicum reports, mentor/referee statements, unofficial academic transcript for current course of study

A NOTE FOR PERMANENT STATE SCHOOL TEACHERS: You must have the approval of your substantive Principal prior to submitting your application for this position

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.


History and Social Sciences, Physical Education and Sports

School Type


Job Closing Date

10 Sep, 2022