PRIMARY TEACHER

Carinya Christian School Tamworth is now receiving applications from qualified Primary School Teachers for the position of Primary Teacher due to commence Term 1 2019.

The Applicant

Applicants must be committed Christians of reformed evangelical persuasion and be suitably qualified to fill this role within the school.

The Position

The successful applicant will be responsible for the delivery of a quality christian education to students from Kindergarten to Year 6. Applicants must be able to illustrate a passion and desire to excel in the delivery of a Christ Centred curriculum and to support the development of students as individuals made in the image of God.  New South Wales Education Standards Authority (NESA) Teacher Registration and a current Working With Children Check are both Mandatory. This is an excellent opportunity for teachers to become part of a supportive and professional learning environment. The position is a permanent full time position.

The School

The Tamworth Christian Education Association operates both Carinya Christian School Tamworth and Gunnedah. Over 550 families, 940 students, and 140 staff make up the Carinya community, with staff working across both schools to share administrative and curriculum resources.

Carinya Tamworth is a Prep to 12 co-educational school. The school has a strong academic profile and a broad sporting and extra curricular program. A strong focus on professional development and teaching standards exists within the school and staff are encouraged to seek progression against the National Teaching Standards.

Benefits

Teachers at Carinya are employed under the Independent Schools NSW Standards Model Carinya Christian School Agreement. This agreement provides entitlements which are above the industry average and enables career progression based upon professional development rather than years of service.

Salary Range as of February 2018 - Band 1 $76,261; Band 2 $94,622; Band 3 $108,045.

Professional development is a priority for the school and two non-teaching weeks are set aside each year during student vacation for all staff to collectively participate in Curriculum and Professional Development. Carinya Term Dates do not match NSW Public Schools and can be viewed via the school website.

The Region

Tamworth is the main commercial hub of the expanding New England region of North West NSW, and is one of the 7 Evocities identified by the NSW government. Tamworth has shown positive, average population growth for the last ten years.

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How To Apply

Applications must be on the Carinya Staff Application Form. Hard copies are available on request from the Principal’s secretary (6762 0970).

Applications close Friday 19th October 2018. Interviews will take place as soon as convenient.

More Information About the School

Carinya Website: www.carinya.nsw.edu.au
Carinya Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CarinyaTamworth/