Overview

Gregory Terrace
Full-time, contract position from 23 April – 21 June 2019 (Term 2)

St Joseph’s College is a Catholic Day School established in 1875 by the Christian Brothers and governed by Edmund Rice Education Australia (EREA). It has an enrolment of 1631 boys from Years 5 to 12, and a staff of 180.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced teachers and outdoor education instructors for Term 2 2019 at the College’s Outdoor Education Centre located on Lake Maroon.

The successful applicant will demonstrate an abundance of enthusiasm, initiative and commitment to quality programs. Professional competency in climbing, canoeing/kayaking, leading groups in remote or wilderness areas is expected as are appropriate first-aid qualifications. The ability to apply risk management processes and manage student groups in remote settings is essential. The successful applicant will also demonstrate effective teaching skills in a variety of educational settings and have experience in designing and implementing programs in Outdoor Education. Applicants must have a commitment to the ideals of Catholic Education.

All applicants will be subject to EREA and legislative screening procedures and will be required to authorise such checks and provide identification. These checks are consistent with EREA’s commitment to child protection policies and procedures.

Applicants are asked to write a two-page letter, addressed to the College Principal Dr Michael Carroll, identifying relevant experience and knowledge of the College/EREA. The application letter should provide contact details of at least two professional referees.

Applications to be sent to the Principal’s Assistant: marieallen@terrace.qld.edu.au by 9.00am Monday, 19 November 2018.