Secondary Teacher for Various Mathematics and Science Roles - Brisbane West, Metropolitan Region

$63,350 - $95,356 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Brisbane QLD, Australia
  • 10 Jun, 2021
Full time - Permanent Teaching – Secondary

Job Description

Looking to secure a fixed-term role with long-term opportunities? There are several positions available throughout the Brisbane West and Ipswich areas delivering Maths and Science to secondary students. This opportunity is perfect for high achieving beginning or experienced teachers who are exceptional, passionate, committed to teaching and learning, and enjoy the rewards of making positive impacts on the lives and outcomes of students.

Position status Permanent, Fixed Term Temporary
Position type Full-time,Part-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Brisbane - West
Job ad reference QLD/MER373630
Closing date 11-Jul-2021
Yearly salary $63350 - $95356
Job duration ASAP to 10 December 2021 unless otherwise determined
Contact person Erica Ferguson
Contact details 36340568

Available Positions
Current Fixed-Term Temporary Vacancies include:

  • Forest Lake State High School - Additional HPE capabilities highly regarded, but not required
  • Lowood State High School
  • Ripley Valley State Secondary College

About the location
Brisbane West's population is seeing steady growth, seeing an increase of over 7000 residents since August 2019. With newer suburbs booming and older suburbs being revitalised, these schools are perfect for teachers seeking a change in scenery.

Brisbane West is a mix of the old and the new. It is rich with history, whilst also thriving with new and modern developments with a vibrant cultural scene, making it an ideal destination to live and work.

The heart of Brisbane West is Ipswich, which is just 50 minutes from Brisbane City. If you live in Brisbane South or inner west, commuting to work is a breeze, going against peak hour traffic and usually taking only 20 to 30 minutes.

There are new developments in Springfield, Ripley and Redbank Plains which have made owning or building your own home eminently affordable. With unceasing growth at 4.3% per year, property specialists all over Australia are making predictions that the property market is set to rise steadily over the next year, making it a fantastic place to invest.

Brisbane West is home to some of the best kid's parks in South East Queensland including water parks, modern playgrounds, skate parks, fitness circuits, sports fields, Australian wildlife and much more. It is the host of many community events, such as the Ipswich Festival, Parade of Lights, Jacaranda Festival, V8's Winter Nationals, and CMC Rocks!

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Support for Beginning Teachers
Teacher Learning Centres (TLCs) serve as a vehicle to coordinate high quality teacher professional learning practices including professional development, release time, mentoring, coaching, networking, holistic induction and support for the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers (APST). The Metropolitan TLC has been established as a professional learning centre supporting preservice, beginning and early career teachers as they progress along the teaching continuum.

The intent for the Metropolitan TLC is to provide consistent and streamlined professional learning that empowers confident and capable teaching professionals. We provide a variety of targeted professional learning events for beginning teachers throughout the region, including Beginning Teacher Induction Conferences and Beginning Teacher Networks. To find out more about upcoming professional learning opportunities, please email TeacherLearningCentre.MER@qed.qld.gov.au.

To Apply:
Please attach your current resume, including the details of two professional referees, one of whom being your current supervisor.

Upon receiving your application, we will be in contact to discuss the particulars of each vacancy in further detail.

**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.**

Subject

Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and other Sciences, Mathematics

School Type

Secondary

Job Closing Date

11 Jul, 2021