Early Childhood Teacher - Lead Educator

Good Shepherd Lutheran School - Para Vista


Kindergarten / ELC / Early Childhood

Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time

Applications Close: 17 January 2022

Good Shepherd Lutheran School Para Vista presents an exciting opportunity for a full time, Early Childhood teacher. The School is currently growing its team of thinkers and innovators to embrace its well-established vision, values and learning principles and the Reggio Emilia principles of Curiosity ELC. Above industry conditions and remuneration reward this position.

<p>Good Shepherd Lutheran School - Para Vista has built a reputation for bravely innovating in the pursuit of highest quality, future-focused pedagogy and learning. Strong relationships and collegiality, positive mindsets and a &#39;culture of thinking&#39;, have reshaped the learning environment for our students and stakeholders. Our values, LOVE OPTIMISM and CREATIVITY underpin all decision making and continue to shape our culture. <br /></p><p>In 2020 Good Shepherd Lutheran School expanded its educational offerings by opening the doors to CURIOSITY - Early Learning Centre, an exciting new learning environment for children aged three and four years.  In collaboration with Endeavour College Mawson Lakes, Good Shepherd provides an ELC - Year 12 learning journey for its students. </p><p>Good Shepherd recently launched South Australia&#39;s first primary school Science and Discovery Centre and the students&#39; semi-commercial aquaponics venture highlights the value placed on project based learning in empowering young learners to make a difference for self and others. The refurbishment of all learning spaces is complete and physical resources now support the School&#39;s progressive, inquiry based pedagogy. </p><p> </p><p><b>What difference or influence might you bring to our team in the Early Learning environment? </b></p><p>Do you have a demonstrated commitment to Lutheran Education? </p><p>Are you committed to guiding students towards their future rather than our past? </p><p>Do you have a passion for learning and teaching? </p><p>Are you committed to building community? </p><p>Do you have demonstrated and developing leadership qualities? </p><p>Are you interested in influencing innovative approaches and pathways to support students in their transition through the early years and into primary education?</p><p>If quality relationships and the bold exploration of the changing world our young people are growing into, generates interest and excitement, we welcome your inquiry / application.<br /></p><p>The role commencement date is negotiable in order to respect the service from which you might transition from.</p><p> </p><p>Good Shepherd takes seriously its place in supporting the growth and development of educators and future leaders.  We are blessed and through this new role, we seek to bless another!<br /></p>
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Application Instructions

Written applications addressing the Position/Person Description and including the contact details of three referees (two professional and one pastoral) may be forwarded electronically to principal&#64;gspv.sa.edu.au or marked ‘Private and Confidential’ and addressed to: David Wilksch - The Principal Good Shepherd Lutheran School - 388 Montague Road, PARA VISTA SA 5093 PO Box 121, MODBURY NORTH SA 5092


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