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Chairo Christian School
Drouin, VIC, Australia

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Junior School Classroom Teacher (Fixed Term)


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Job ID:

22655

Location:

Pakenham, VIC, Australia 

Category:

Schools/Teaching
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Job Views:

143

Post Code:

3810

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

10.08.2018

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Job Description:

Junior School Classroom Teacher (Fixed Term)
Large multi-campus Christian school
Fixed-term position (Term 4, 2018)
Pakenham campus

Chairo Christian School is a growing non-denominational Christian school, with over 1,600 Kinder to Year 12 students attending five picturesque campuses in West and South Gippsland, the Latrobe Valley and the south eastern outskirts of Melbourne.
Our mission is to provide excellence in Christ-centred education in partnership with families within a caring Christian community. In doing this, we aim to prepare students thoroughly for further study, careers, service and life in general.

We are currently seeking to appoint a Junior School Classroom Teacher to commence in October 2018 at our Pakenham campus. This is a fixed-term position for the duration of Term 4. The primary responsibility of the classroom teacher will be to deliver the curriculum in a manner consistent with the guidelines and policies set by the school board and leadership team, and from a Christian worldview perspective.
Chairo teachers are also expected to foster a safe and caring environment for all students while endeavouring to role model the love of Jesus Christ to all. Other responsibilities will include:
  • Maintaining a learning environment in which students are encouraged to have positive attitudes towards learning, and in which challenging and achievable expectations are set for students
  • Effectively assessing student performance and providing feedback in an encouraging and confidence-building manner
  • Planning and carrying out daily activities to fulfil the objectives of the school’s educational policies and mission statement
  • Building relationships with students and parents in a manner that establishes a partnering approach to learning
Having obtained relevant tertiary qualifications in education and being registered with the Victorian Institute of Teaching, the successful candidate will also possess the following important characteristics:
  • Demonstrated commitment to the school’s Articles of Faith
  • Experience in teaching at a Junior School (Prep to Year 4) level desirable
  • Sound knowledge of teaching from a Christian worldview perspective
  • Ability to utilise a range of teaching strategies as may be relevant
  • Ability to build strong partnering relationships and communication channels with students and parents
Successful applicants will need to be in agreement with and model Chairo’s Articles of Faith.

Position Description

The safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all our students is a high priority. As part of our recruitment process, Chairo undertakes rigorous reference and background checking including, Working with Children and Police Record checks. Before applying, applicants are requested to review Chairo’s Child Safety booklet.

Applications for this position should be made by completing an online application and submitting this, together with your covering letter and resume via the Appy Now button.

The closing date for applications is Friday 31 August.



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