Special Education Teacher

Nemarluk School

ALAWA, NT 


Special Needs

Teaching Subject: Special Needs

Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time

Applications Close: 13 January 2023


Seeking a specialist teaching professional to to provide high quality education to students with disability, challenging behaviours, and deficits in adaptive functioning. Nemarluk School is located in Darwin, NT

<p><b>Special Education Teacher (Early Childhood and  Primary)</b></p><p><b>Full time contract:  start 24 January  2023</b></p><p><b><br /></b><b>Relocation allowances will apply for the successful applicant</b></p><p><b>The role:</b><br /></p><p>- Early Childhood &amp;  Primary Class with mixed abilities and diagnosis</p><p>- Working on campus or in a Satellite Class- our school has a satellite program where there are classes in mainstream schools</p><p><b>Selection Criteria:</b><br /></p><p>1. Ability to plan, prepare and deliver teaching and learning programs to meet the diverse characteristics, needs and learning styles of students; which are consistent with relevant curriculum policies, work programs and education trends. </p><p>2. Knowledge of and the ability to implement effective and inclusive teaching and learning processes, including the use of learning technology and assessment, to establish a challenging learning environment in which students are encouraged to work towards attainment of their potential. </p><p>3. Ability to communicate effectively with students through appropriate interpersonal skills. </p><p>4. Ability to plan and apply appropriate behaviour management strategies that contribute to establishing and maintaining a supportive learning environment. </p><p>5. Ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively with school staff, parents and members of the local school community in order to establish and develop productive partnerships, in an intercultural environment to achieve optimal educational outcomes. </p><p>6. Commitment to maintain current and relevant professional learning and meet the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers. </p><p>7. Recent demonstrated effective experience as a teacher working with students who have significantly below average intellectual functioning, multiple needs, challenging behaviours, and who have deficits in adaptive functioning requiring high levels of support. </p><p><b><br /></b></p><p><b>Benefits:</b><br /></p><p> </p><p>- Small class sizes.</p><p>- Opportunities for innovation, working in a team environment.</p><p>- A rare and challenging yet rewarding teaching opportunity central to Darwin.</p><p>- A performance team that consists of a Music Teacher, Drama Teacher and Visual Arts Teacher.</p><p>- Induction process for all new teachers to the school</p><p>- Supportive leadership team with weekly professional conversations with team leader</p><p>- Partnerships with local primary schools</p><p>- ICT project opportunities</p><p>- Professional Learning opportunities- for example Berry Street Education Model, Structured Teaching, Read Write Inc, Meaningful Maths...</p><p><br /></p><p><b>How to apply:</b></p><p>To apply, please submit a cover letter and a resume including the names and contact numbers of referees to the Principal at: <a href="mailto:hr.nemarluk&#64;education.nt.gov.au" rel="nofollow">hr.nemarluk&#64;education.nt.gov.au</a><a href="mailto:hr.nemarluk&#64;education.nt.gov.au" rel="nofollow"></a> and <a href="mailto:hr.nemarluk&#64;ntschools.net" rel="nofollow">hr.nemarluk&#64;ntschools.net</a> </p><p><br /><br /></p>
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<p>To apply for this position please submit a cover letter and a resume including the names and contact numbers of referees to the Principal: <a href="mailto:hr.nemarluk&#64;education.nt.gov.au" rel="nofollow">hr.nemarluk&#64;education.nt.gov.au</a> </p><p>The successful applicant must (or have the ability to gain):</p><ul><li> Registration with the Northern Territory Teacher Registration Board- <a href="https://www.trb.nt.gov.au" rel="nofollow">https://www.trb.nt.gov.au</a> </li><li>A current Working with Children Card- <a href="http://www.workingwithchildren.nt.gov.au" rel="nofollow">http://www.workingwithchildren.nt.gov.au</a></li></ul><p>If you would like further information please contact Judy Morgan (Assistant Principal)  or Virg Hughes (Principal) on (08) 8985 0400  <a href="mailto:hr.nemarluk&#64;ntschools.net" rel="nofollow">hr.nemarluk&#64;ntschools.net</a> </p>