Teacher - Primary Music - Mareeba State School
Mareeba State School looks forward to welcoming a skilled and experienced primary classroom music teacher to their school community for the remainder of the 2020 school year. Commencing in June this is a temporary full time position. A semester two start may be negotiated with the successful applicant.
Welcome to Mareeba State School We enjoy an excellent track record in personalizing learning and making a difference for each and every one of our students from Prep to Year Six. We believe every student can succeed and our programs are tailored to provide a differentiated approach, maximizing achievement and ensuring every student has the opportunity to reach their potential. We maintain a clear focus on building the literacy and numeracy capabilities of all students through a commitment to explicit teaching and rigorous monitoring of student achievement.
We offer well developed systems to support and extend student achievement both in and outside of the classroom. Our team regularly undertakes professional development to maintain the currency of their practice, and our school frequently hosts visits from teaching staff from across the region and state, eager to watch best practice in action. Our school is very well resourced and every classroom is equipped with an interactive whiteboard to guarantee access to the latest and best curriculum materials.
Access to iPads and technology across the school ensures our students are well prepared for the future. We offer an extensive list of lunchtime activities including Art and Chess Clubs, Opti-Minds and organised sport. In addition, students have access to significant after-school sporting opportunities and before-school homework and reading Learning Cafes.
Our excellent Music and Instrumental Music programs provide opportunities for students to showcase their talents. Explore our website to learn more about Mareeba State School. What's in it for you? A highly attractive remuneration package, generous superannuation, salary sacrificing options and leave loading Relocation assistance A broad range of professional development opportunities Living in Mareeba The multi-cultural district of Mareeba has a strong sense of community and is famous for the annual ‘Mareeba Rodeo'.
Our region is rich in history and heritage; from the days of gold mining to reminders of World War II, there is plenty to see and do in the district. Mareeba is only one hour's drive west of coastal Cairns. Mareeba and surrounding areas have quite a reputation as a food lover's paradise with tropical fruit farms, wineries and coffee plantations to explore.
Mandatory Requirements: It is a requirement of the Queensland Department of Education that teachers have and maintain Queensland College of Teachers Registration and an active application with Teach Queensland. TO APPLY FOR THIS EXCITING OPPORTUNITY: Read the attached Role Description Attach a brief resume, contact details for two referees (one of whom should be your current su....