High School & Senior College

Permanent full-time / part-time job at The Orana School (Weston ACT, Australia)

Orana Steiner School (Orana) is an independent, co-educational and non-denominational school set in 13 hectares of unique, natural landscape in Weston, ACT. It was founded in 1981 and currently has more than 600 students from pre-school [3 y/o] to Year 12. Our educational philosophy focuses on the growth and development of the whole child. A Steiner education at Orana provides children with an age-appropriate curriculum that meets their developmental needs. As well as providing a stimulating environment for the study of a broad range of subjects, Orana strives to nourish the intellectual, emotional, physical and spiritual development of its students.

Closing date October 11, 2019
Location 21 Unwin Place, Weston ACT, Australia 2611
Type Full-Time / Part-Time
Status Permanent
Contact 02 6288 4283

About this job

You will need to demonstrate a genuine interest in Steiner education and a strong commitment to supporting and promoting Orana's ethos.  Experience in Steiner education is not essential however a genuine interest and willingness to undertake professional learning in Steiner education is important for your success in the role.

Please make sure to include in your application a current resume and a covering letter addressing the essential criteria. Please ensure your application details your full qualifications, registrations, teaching experience and three referees.

Essential Criteria:

  • Formal teaching qualification.
  • Current registration with the ACT Teacher Quality Institute (TQI) and Working With Vulnerable People (WWVP).
  • Enthusiasm and dedication to the Steiner curriculum.
  • A commitment to supporting and promoting Orana's ethos.
  • Positive attitude towards children and a love of teaching.
  • Flexibility to teach various subject areas across a range of classes.
  • Interpersonal and communication skills of a high standard.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and inclusively.
  • Excellent organizational skills.


Please send your application to: hr@oranaschool.com. For further information, please email or phone 02 6288 4283 and ask to speak with HR.