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Secondary Mathematics Teacher
Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time
Applications Close: 23 October 2022
Sophia College is seeking high-calibre Secondary Maths teachers to join our teaching cohort in 2023. Join our growing school community committed to a sustainable future through Integral Ecology. 30 minutes from Toowoomba or Ipswich.
<ul><li>Graduates encouraged to apply
</li><li>Full Time | Continuing
</li><li>Secondary Mathematics | 2 roles
</li><li>Commencing January 2023
</li><li>$78,490 - $113,045 per annum + Super (<a href="https://www.bne.catholic.edu.au/bce-employment/new-employee-and-staff-benefits/Onboarding/Teacher%20Salary%20Scale.pdf" rel="nofollow">commensurate with experience</a>)
</li></ul><p><b>Why Work for Brisbane Catholic Education - Stronger connections today | Inspired people tomorrow
</b></p><p>With a focus on educating the whole person at the heart of Catholic Education, you will inspire and empower our young people to flourish academically, personally, and spiritually, transforming young lives. You will belong to a unique school community where our Catholic values are the corner stone for stronger connections between our student, parent, and teaching communities.
</p><p>At BCE we are committed to pursuing excellence and equity in the education of our young people so that they may become confident and creative individuals, successful lifelong learners, and active and informed members of the community.
</p><p>With 146 schools and growing each year, joining our community you’ll have room to move across a variety of teaching environments from the Brisbane metropolitan area to beach or bush.
</p><p>It’s our unique culture of collaboration that sets us apart and is the pivotal element that enables you to enjoy a rewarding career and make the best impact on our young people. As a teacher with BCE, you’ll have access to a range of <a href="https://www.bne.catholic.edu.au/bce-employment/new-employee-and-staff-benefits/Pages/default.aspx" rel="nofollow">great benefits that support you and your career</a>.</p><p><b>About the role - As a dynamic and innovative member of our school community, you will:
</b></p><ul><li>Create a nurturing and ordered learning environment which is learner-centred, safe, supportive, co-operative and aligned with relevant curriculum, policies and practices
</li><li>Contribute positively to the culture and high expectations of a growling learning community
</li><li>Collaborate with your peers to develop and implement quality curriculum programs and appropriate pedagogy
</li><li>Assess, provide feedback and report on student learning
</li><li>Work with the school leadership team and colleagues to contribute to the professional life of the school
</li><li>Proactively engage with professional learning to enhance student learning outcomes
</li><li>Ensure that the teachings and values of the Catholic Church form a foundation for learning and teaching.
</li></ul><p><b>About you - To be successful in this role you will bring relevant qualifications and contemporary teaching experience in secondary years Mathematics as well as:
</b></p><ul><li>Strong literacy, numeracy and digital literacy practices plus a clear understanding of the Australian Curriculum
</li><li>Experience and passion for nurturing the potential of each student and willingness to develop a rigorous academic program
</li><li>Commitment to child safety
</li><li>Exemplary communication and interpersonal skills and proven organisational skills
</li><li>Commitment to engage with colleagues, students, and parents/carers to achieve the best outcomes
</li><li>Demonstrated competence against the <a href="https://www.aitsl.edu.au/standards" rel="nofollow">Australian Professional Standards for Teachers</a> across professional knowledge, practice and engagement.
</li></ul><p><b>At BCE our teachers are required to:
</b></p><ul><li>Hold a current Queensland College of Teachers registration; and
</li><li>Be eligible to work in Australia for the duration of the appointment.
</li></ul><p><b>About our school:</b> Sophia College is a Catholic secondary school located in the Lockyer Valley, west of Brisbane. The College opened in January 2021 with 96 Year 7 students and will increase by one year level each year until it reaches Year 12. It has been designed with a focus on “integral ecology”, with the development over time of an eco-science precinct. Its Catholic identity is enriched through a Franciscan spirituality.
</p><p><b>Do I have to be Catholic to teach?
</b></p><p>All BCE teachers must have a commitment to and understanding of the ethos and traditions of Catholic Education. Our teachers who teach Religious Education are required to be Catholic and attain <a href="https://www.bne.catholic.edu.au/bce-employment/teaching/Pages/Teacher-Accreditation.aspx" rel="nofollow">Accreditation to teach Religion in a Catholic school</a>. Not accredited? Thats okay, well support you to achieve this after you start with us. If this role does not require you to teach Religious Education, you do not need to be Catholic.
</p><p><i>At BCE we are committed to child safety and well-being. This position involves working with children. The successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory employment screening for child related employment in accordance with legislation.
</i></p><p><i>At BCE equity and inclusion are at the core of our Catholic values and we recognise the benefits of a diverse workforce. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply.
</i></p><p><b>Please note applications for this role may be considered as they are received, and an appointment made prior to the advertised close date.</b></p><p>