Contract Type: Contract Position Part Time (0.40 FTE)
Applications Close: 9 October 2022
St Columban's Primary School Mayfield is seeking a temporary part-time (0.4FTE) Primary Teacher to join the team from 2023 for 12 months.
St Columban's Primary School Mayfield is seeking a temporary part-time (0.4FTE) Primary Teacher to join the team from 2023 for 12 months on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.<br><br>St Columban's Primary School, Mayfield has, for over one hundred years, represented a snapshot of the wider community.<br>We nurture our students to become active, accepting and culturally aware future citizens.<br>Our students draw from the areas of Mayfield, Mayfield West, Tighes Hill, Warabrook and Carrington.<br>Our unique school community boasts the highest multicultural population of any primary school in the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle with many families from Asia, the Pacific Islands and Africa, as well as Indigenous Australians, forming a school community that is culturally aware and accepting of others.<br><br><br><head3><b>POSITION DESCRIPTION</b></head3><br><br>Teachers in a Catholic school have a unique role to play and are assigned with the task of ensuring each child has the opportunity to grow both academically and spiritually and to live purposeful lives.<br><li>Supported by the Catholic community of which they are a vital part, teachers invite students and their families into a faith-filled educational experience<br></li><li>Teachers promote the school as a place of learning and excellence where creativity and curiosity are nurtured and students are connected with their world through deep learning and engagement<br></li><li>Teachers differentiate learning for students according to their educational needs and abilities and are responsible for the creation of effective assessment practices and quality teaching programs<br><br>The teacher will promote the school as a place of learning and excellence in accordance with contemporary evidence-based learning and wellbeing principles (including digital learning) and will ensure the ongoing development and implementation of pedagogical practices that impact on student learning outcomes. The teacher will acknowledge and agree to the requirement to work within the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers.<br><br>The Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults, preventing those in our care from suffering abuse or neglect, and is committed to being compliant with the National Principles for Child Safe Organisations and the National Catholic Safeguarding Standards. All employees are required to undergo a National Police Check, retain a valid NSW Working with Children Check and ensure compliance with our safeguarding policies, the Diocesan Safeguarding Commitment Statement, and the Codes of Conduct.</li>