Do you want to make a difference to indigenous high school students who need a great teacher?Are you a flexible, adaptable and passionate middle years teacher who can connect positively with students and inspire a love of learning? Do you want to experience remote community life in the beautiful Northern Territory outback?Do you want to set yourself up financially with great remote allowances? The RoleWe are seeking a qualified and experienced secondary teacher for a small, remote community school located 360kms NW of Alice Springs commencing ASAP. The role is offered as a contract until December with a permanent opportunity for the right person.The role is teaching a combined Years 7-10 class of mainly Year 7 and 8 students. Between 6-12 students are in attendance each day in the class. A teacher with a specialism in sport, music, art and/or science would be ideal.Strong behaviour management through rapport building and setting clear boundaries is crucial in this role. It’s a wonderful group of kids according to the Principal, and they need a dedicated teacher who will create clear boundaries and have high expectations of behaviour and achievement.This is a role where you will gain lots of experience and responsibility within a short time. You will form part of a close and focused team of educators lead by a dynamic and supportive principal within an innovative and highly supportive regional team of educational advisors.The SchoolThe school currently has approximately 50 students enrolled and offers educational services from T-10. All students self-identify as Indigenous. Attendance is variable. The school is run very efficiently and positively by the Principal who has created an ethos of achievement, community involvement, and reward for endeavour. Expectations of students are high with many supports in place for students to succeed and enjoy their success.Community and locationThe school is located in the Central Desert Region, 360kms NW of Alice Springs in a small community of around 240 people in Warlpiri country. It is serviced by a supermarket, health clinic, police station, media centre, arts centre and the school among other amenities.Surrounded by beautiful water holes, the community is within the Lake Mackay region and close to several larger communities. 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.Experience teaching ESL would be an advantage and it’s crucial that you are a team player keen to join an existing team of motivated, friendly yet professional teachers.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.You will have a desire to make a difference and you will come with ideas and skills to support student engagement, in particular literacy and numeracy development.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)- Fully-furnished accommodation provided (in a brand-new duplex)- Remote teaching allowance of more than $7200pa in addition to base salary- Retention bonus at end of 12 months- Laptop provided at no cost- All initial travel costs to the school paid- Relocation allowance- Thrice yearly travel allowance- Three business days’ leave per annum (outside school holidays)- Salary sacrifice scheme- Special Study Leave- 4WD trainingIf 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 - WA Perth

Secondary teacher (generalist) for remote NT school near Alice Springs: Start AS

Do you want to make a difference to indigenous high school students who need a great teacher?

Are you a flexible, adaptable and passionate middle years teacher who can connect positively with students and inspire a love of learning? 

Do you want to experience remote community life in the beautiful Northern Territory outback?

Do you want to set yourself up financially with great remote allowances?

 

The Role

We are seeking a qualified and experienced secondary teacher for a small, remote community school located 360kms NW of Alice Springs commencing ASAP. The role is offered as a contract until December with a permanent opportunity for the right person.

The role is teaching a combined Years 7-10 class of mainly Year 7 and 8 students. Between 6-12 students are in attendance each day in the class. A teacher with a specialism in sport, music, art and/or science would be ideal.

Strong behaviour management through rapport building and setting clear boundaries is crucial in this role. It’s a wonderful group of kids according to the Principal, and they need a dedicated teacher who will create clear boundaries and have high expectations of behaviour and achievement.

This is a role where you will gain lots of experience and responsibility within a short time. You will form part of a close and focused team of educators lead by a dynamic and supportive principal within an innovative and highly supportive regional team of educational advisors.

The School

The school currently has approximately 50 students enrolled and offers educational services from T-10. All students self-identify as Indigenous. Attendance is variable. The school is run very efficiently and positively by the Principal who has created an ethos of achievement, community involvement, and reward for endeavour. Expectations of students are high with many supports in place for students to succeed and enjoy their success.

Community and location

The school is located in the Central Desert Region, 360kms NW of Alice Springs in a small community of around 240 people in Warlpiri country. It is serviced by a supermarket, health clinic, police station, media centre, arts centre and the school among other amenities.

Surrounded by beautiful water holes, the community is within the Lake Mackay region and close to several larger communities. 

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.

Experience teaching ESL would be an advantage and it’s crucial that you are a team player keen to join an existing team of motivated, friendly yet professional teachers.

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.

You will have a desire to make a difference and you will come with ideas and skills to support student engagement, in particular literacy and numeracy development.

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)

- Fully-furnished accommodation provided (in a brand-new duplex)

- Remote teaching allowance of more than $7200pa in addition to base salary

- Retention bonus at end of 12 months

- Laptop provided at no cost

- All initial travel costs to the school paid

- Relocation allowance

- Thrice yearly travel allowance

- Three business days’ leave per annum (outside school holidays)

- Salary sacrifice scheme

- Special Study Leave

- 4WD training

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