Do you want to experience outback life in the vibrant and social Northern Territory town of Katherine?Do you want to set yourself up financially with subsidised accommodation, relocation assistance and flights?Do you want to make a difference to a diverse group of students who need an inspiring teacher?Are you able to engage with kids quickly and effectively, building trust and rapport as the basis of high-quality education? The RoleWe are seeking a qualified secondary teacher of Maths for Years 7-10, for a large and well-resourced remote 7-12 school in Katherine, commencing ASAP. The role is offered as either a contract until December with a permanent opportunity for the right person, or a 12-month or 18-month contract depending on preference and discussion with the Principal.The position is teaching Maths in the lower and middle years, from Years 7-10.The SchoolThe school has an enrolment of about 600 students from 7-12, with 54% indigenous and about 100 students coming in each day from remote communities. The school caters to students from very low academic levels to gifted and talented students. There is great diversity amongst students, and the school strives to provide the right conditions for learning for all.There are 38 teachers on staff plus a leadership team of six. As well, there are about 20 support staff. This is a well-resourced school with a very dynamic, caring Principal who has turned a very difficult school into one where staff and students are happy and thriving.A vibrant social and professional atmosphere exists. There are Friday get-togethers and other regular social events on the staff calendar. The Principal is seeking a teacher with self-sufficiency, flexibility, a positive can-do attitude and a keenness for a new adventure.There is the opportunity to gain leadership experience quickly, as there are Year Level Coordinators and ST1 positions available.LocationThe school is located in Katherine, a vibrant town with many amenities and activities available to teachers.  There are many places of natural beauty nearby (Katherine Gorge and other swimming holes) and there are regular events like film festivals, art shows and sports all of which are a big part of the culture. Katherine is a great place to live!About YouThe personal qualities we seek for teaching and working in this remote environment include resilience, adaptability, resourcefulness and a positive attitude and love of working with children who really need support behaviourally and academically.We are looking for someone who is confident, holds high expectations for behaviour and engagement, is committed to professional learning and contributes well as a team member.We welcome applications from Outstanding New Graduates who feel they have what it takes to succeed in this unique environment. Salary Package- Excellent salary (NT Government Teaching Award)- Subsidised accommodation- All initial travel costs to the school paid- Relocation allowance (for 12 month+ contract)- Salary sacrifice schemeIf you feel you have the right professional and personal qualities for this role, please Apply through Seek or email your CV and a covering letter directly to:Meredith DrynanTeacher Recruitment ConsultantTEACHER APPOINTMENTSmeredith@teacherappointments.com.au0450 125 657 Australia - SA Adelaide

Secondary Middle Years Maths Teacher Years 7-10 | Katherine High School | Sem II

Do you want to experience outback life in the vibrant and social Northern Territory town of Katherine?

Do you want to set yourself up financially with subsidised accommodation, relocation assistance and flights?

Do you want to make a difference to a diverse group of students who need an inspiring teacher?

Are you able to engage with kids quickly and effectively, building trust and rapport as the basis of high-quality education?

 

The Role

We are seeking a qualified secondary teacher of Maths for Years 7-10, for a large and well-resourced remote 7-12 school in Katherine, commencing ASAP. The role is offered as either a contract until December with a permanent opportunity for the right person, or a 12-month or 18-month contract depending on preference and discussion with the Principal.

The position is teaching Maths in the lower and middle years, from Years 7-10.

The School

The school has an enrolment of about 600 students from 7-12, with 54% indigenous and about 100 students coming in each day from remote communities. The school caters to students from very low academic levels to gifted and talented students. There is great diversity amongst students, and the school strives to provide the right conditions for learning for all.

There are 38 teachers on staff plus a leadership team of six. As well, there are about 20 support staff. This is a well-resourced school with a very dynamic, caring Principal who has turned a very difficult school into one where staff and students are happy and thriving.

A vibrant social and professional atmosphere exists. There are Friday get-togethers and other regular social events on the staff calendar. The Principal is seeking a teacher with self-sufficiency, flexibility, a positive can-do attitude and a keenness for a new adventure.

There is the opportunity to gain leadership experience quickly, as there are Year Level Coordinators and ST1 positions available.

Location

The school is located in Katherine, a vibrant town with many amenities and activities available to teachers.  There are many places of natural beauty nearby (Katherine Gorge and other swimming holes) and there are regular events like film festivals, art shows and sports all of which are a big part of the culture. Katherine is a great place to live!

About You

The personal qualities we seek for teaching and working in this remote environment include resilience, adaptability, resourcefulness and a positive attitude and love of working with children who really need support behaviourally and academically.

We are looking for someone who is confident, holds high expectations for behaviour and engagement, is committed to professional learning and contributes well as a team member.

We welcome applications from Outstanding New Graduates who feel they have what it takes to succeed in this unique environment.


Salary Package

- Excellent salary (NT Government Teaching Award)

- Subsidised accommodation

- All initial travel costs to the school paid

- Relocation allowance (for 12 month+ contract)

- Salary sacrifice scheme

If you feel you have the right professional and personal qualities for this role, please Apply through Seek or email your CV and a covering letter directly to:

Meredith Drynan

Teacher Recruitment Consultant

TEACHER APPOINTMENTS

meredith@teacherappointments.com.au

0450 125 657