Pre-School Teacher

Ltyentye Apurte Catholic School - Santa Teresa


Kindergarten / ELC / Early Childhood

Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time

Applications Close: 29 October 2021

RE-ADVERTISED: We are looking for a full-time Pre-School Teacher to join the team Ltyentye Apurte Catholic School (LACS) in Santa Teresa. This is a remarkable school in a beautiful community.

<p><strong>RE-ADVERTISED: We are looking for a full-time Pre-School Teacher to join the team Ltyentye Apurte Catholic School (LACS) in Santa Teresa. This is a remarkable school in a beautiful community.  </strong></p> <p> </p> <p>LACS is a K - 12 school in Ltyentye Apurte / Santa Teresa, a medium-sized Aboriginal Catholic community located 83 KM south east of Alice Springs. There are 40 staff and an enrolment of approximately 125 students. The school has small class sizes and features specialist facilities including a community library, STEM and home economics rooms. Every classroom has access to the internet and is fitted with PCs, laptops, iPads and interactive whiteboards.  English is the second or third language for most students at the school, and the Arrernte language &amp; culture program is a key focus of the curriculum at LACS.  Teachers work as members of a team in partnership with local Aboriginal people and Arrernte Assistant Teachers. Staff members live in close proximity to each other and the school. The standard of accommodation is good.</p><p><br /></p><p><b>We require a Pre-School Teacher to start ASAP</b> in our Early Learning Centre. It has an excellent reputation and a program operating five days a week - from 8:15 am to 12:30 pm. You do not have to be Catholic but you do need to be willing to support the mission of LACS and the ELC. </p><p><b><br /></b></p><p><b>Requirements:</b></p><p>Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care and / or Bachelor of Early Childhood Education (or actively working towards)</p><p>A current First Aid Certificate including Asthma and Anaphylaxis </p><p>Current OCHRE card (WWCC) </p><p>Demonstrated knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework </p><p>Experience working in a childcare environment </p><p>A passion for educating young children and working closely with their families </p><p>A willingness and receptiveness to self-learning and development </p><p>The ability to communicate written and verbally on all levels.</p> <p> </p> <p><b><br /></b></p><p><b>For more information on the school visit:</b></p> <p>School Website <a href="" rel="nofollow"></a></p><p>School Facebook Page <a href="" rel="nofollow"></a></p><p><a href="" rel="nofollow"></a></p> <p>  </p><p><br /></p> <p>Interested applicants are invited to make contact with <b>Justin Colley, </b>Principal, LACS.<b> Telephone (08) 8956 0937</b></p> <p><br /></p><p> </p> <p>Applicants need to submit an application letter and current CV with certified copies of qualifications, including three recent professional referees to: justin.colley&#64; </p> <p>Applications close at <b>5:00pm on Friday 29th October 2021</b>.</p> <p> </p><p><br /></p> <p>ABOUT CATHOLIC EDUCATION NT<br />Teaching over 5000 students across the NT in 5 Aboriginal Schools, 9 Primary Schools and 3 Colleges.   Head office is located in Berrimah.   Catholic schools offer a high quality, yet affordable education alternative.  Our broad academic curriculum is taught in a inclusive, faith filled learning community.  Catholic schools use the latest technology.  We focus on cutting edge evidence based research to teach students skills for tomorrows world .  Our focus is to teach the whole child practical life skills like persistence, problem solving and getting along.  Catholic Schools encourage creativity and sustainability. You will be working as part of a highly motivated team of teachers.  Supported by specialist teachers, inclusion support advisors, psychologists, counsellors, occupational and speech therapists as well as our school management, HR and financial services.</p>
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