Music Primary Teacher - Isabella State School

$64,934 - $97,741 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Cairns QLD, Australia
  • 19 Aug, 2021
Part time - Fixed Term Teaching - Primary

Job Description

Isabella State School invites applications from suitably qualified and experienced primary teachers with the skills and experience to teach music in the classroom environment. This is a temporary, part time position for semester two, 2021. Our preferred applicant will have experience working in a similar role, however we will consider applicants with an Arts background.

Position status Fixed Term Temporary
Position type Part-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Cairns region,Far North Qld
Job ad reference QLD/373862
Closing date 10-Dec-2021
Yearly salary $64934 - $97741
Job duration 12 July to 10 December 2021 unless otherwise determined
Contact person Karryn Brunetto
Contact details 4040 8777
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Applications are invited for this temporary part time (0.8) position commencing in July for the remainder of the 2021 school year. The successful applicant will have the skills and experience to teach Primary school children the subject of classroom music at Isabella State School. Our preferred applicant will have experience working in a similar role, however we will consider applicants with an Arts background.

A note for permanent state school teachers: you must seek the approval of your supervising principal prior to applying for this position as they will need to authorise release if you are the successful applicant.

Welcome to Isabella State School

Located in a rapidly expanding area south of Cairns, Isabella state school's purpose is to provide opportunities for all students to achieve their potential. The school opened in 2007 and has continued to grow now housing 600 eager learners from Prep to Year 6.

Isabella State School is fortunate to have great new facilities and a dynamic learning community where staff work collaboratively, through a shared vision, to assist children to develop, extend and meet their potential.

Explore our website to learn more about Isabella State 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 or be eligible for 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.


  • 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**


Arts, Drama, Music, and Performing Arts

School Type


Job Closing Date

10 Dec, 2021