About this job
Geelong Grammar School is one of the world’s leading co-educational boarding and day schools, offering exceptional education to all of its students, from Early Learning to Year 12.
At Toorak Campus (ELC-Year 6) our purpose is to build a solid foundation (knowledge, skills, mindset and self-worth) in each child. To engender a true love of learning that will inspire and support them through their educational journey and successfully prepare them for their tomorrow.
Our focus is to embrace and integrate the philosophies of Reggio Emilia, The International Baccalaureate’s Primary Years Programme and Positive Education, and to be the best primary school in the world at providing a well-rounded education that supports the development of the whole child.
Our vision is to provide an inclusive, engaging and creative environment which enables each child to discover their ‘wings to fly’.
We are seeking an enthusiastic and creative Primary Teacher to work in a part-time capacity (0.6 three days a week) for a 6-month leave-replacement role commencing in Term 3, 2017, teaching Year 3 students. As this is a leave replacement position there is a possibility of the tenure being adjusted (extended/reduced) with appropriate notice provided, plus there is a possibility of this role becoming permanent and ongoing in 2018.
The successful candidate will be a passionate and inspiring primary educator, who works well in teams and who is willing to contribute to our rich and engaging learning culture. They will have the highest standards of professionalism and will have proven themselves to be an outstanding Teacher, who fulfils the Proficient Level of the AITSL Australian Professional Standards for Teachers. A proven knowledge and experience in the PYP and Positive Education will be highly regarded.
Geelong Grammar School is committed to the safety of children and has a zero tolerance of child abuse.
Remuneration will be in accordance with the Geelong Grammar School’s Teaching Salary Scale.
To obtain the Position Description and/or to apply online, visit the employment page on our website: www.ggs.vic.edu.au/careers
Applications close 9am, Monday 1 May 2017.