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Primary Teacher

FORSTER Holy Name Primary School

  • Reference No : 7862
  • Temporary Full Time
  • Commencement 15/10/2018
  • Finishing Date 21/12/2018


Full-time temporary teaching position at Holy Name Primary School, Forster. This position may be extended.

Position Requirements

• a relevant understanding of the philosophy of Catholic Education.
• demonstrated effective teaching practice K-6
• high level knowledge of the relevant key learning area (K-6) and a proven capacity to improve student learning including possible STEM iniatitives
• high quality classroom teaching skills which enable students with a diverse range of needs to achieve their full potential.
• exemplary values and attitudes appropriate to professional practice and the intellectual, physical and social development of students.
• ability to successfully implement and evaluate curriculum initiatives in accordance with curriculum and standards framework.
• demonstrated capacity to reflect critically upon professional practice and commitment to ongoing professional learning.
• commitment and capacity to actively contribute to a broad range of school activities as a member of the school team.
• high level of communication and interpersonal skills when relating to students, parents and other teachers.

Essential Criteria

Applicant must
• be appropriately qualified as a four year trained primary teacher
• be Catholic
• record current NESA and Working With Children number on application.
• evidence of completion of Anaphylaxis training certificate must be supplied. (

Note: To start or return to working as a teacher in a NSW school, you must be accredited by NESA.


Forward your Curriculum Vitae together with a covering letter addressing selection criteria via email (preferred) as one pdf to the contact person.
Contact Brooke Schumann ([email protected]) + 61 2 6554 6504

Applications to:
By email (preferred):

[email protected]

By post:

Principal (Acting)
Holy Name Primary School
PO Box 243

Specific School Requirements/ Additional Info

The covering letter attached to your curriculum vitae should address the criteria as outlined above and include the contact details of your parish priest as well as after hour contacts for other referees. A separate document addressing each of the position requirements, essential and desirable criteria is required. The preferred applicant will be required to complete the registration process for the Diocese.

Applications will be received at the school up to 3.00pm on the closing date.

Email: [email protected]

Closing Date: Monday 20 August, 2018

More Information

  • Organisation Catholic Schools Office Maitland-Newcastle
  • Salary Salary is in accordance with New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory Catholic Systemic Schools Enterprise Agreement 2015.
  • Location Forster, NSW
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The Catholic Schools Office (CSO) is responsible for the leadership, operation and management of systemic schools which educate more than 19,000 students in 45 Primary schools, 11 Secondary schools and one K–12 school in the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle. The CSO employs more than 1500 teachers and around 550 support staff. Our main focus is providing support for schools to ensure each student receives a quality education and has the opportunity to grow academically, spiritually, physically and emotionally.

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