We are currently seeking an adaptable and suitably qualified teacher to join our stable and vibrant team.

 About Cairns Hinterland Steiner School 

We are an independent school situated in Kuranda and offer education from Kindergarten to Class 8.  We are a co-educational and non-denominational school offering the nationally accredited Steiner curriculum based on the educational insights of Rudolf Steiner. 

We aim to support each individual child through a rich understanding of their stage of childhood development. We encourage each child’s unique gifts and emerging potentials to unfold in a nurturing, imaginative and guided environment.  We seek to create a place where goodness, beauty and truth permeate the pedagogical, physical, and social fabric. 

Cairns Hinterland Steiner School is committed to the care, safety and protection of all children attending the school. Our School is a place where children are nurtured and supported so that they can develop their latent capacities and grow into well-rounded human beings. 

 The position 

The position involves the planning, implementation and assessment of quality educational programmes in collaboration with other teachers and staff from across the school. It also involves care for the wellbeing and safety of students. Strong behaviour management skills and experience in working with students with additional needs are well regarded.

 The role requirements are: 

  1. Fully registered Teacher (Queensland)
  2. Teach with an anthroposophical approach to each child’s developmental needs and welfare in mind while delivering the Steiner curriculum
  3. Be committed to ongoing individual and collaborative professional development, including in Steiner Education
  4. Demonstrate high-level written and verbal communication skills
  5. Be responsible for maintaining positive relationships, with colleagues, parents/guardians and participate actively in the life of the school community
  6. Capacity to support and educate parents about education in Steiner schools
  7. Previous experience as a Steiner Teacher is preferred

To apply, please email your resume and a covering letter to hradmin@chss.qld.edu.au along with any relevant documentation such as qualifications, registration, referees, etc.

The commencement date for this position is flexible and applications will be assessed upon receipt.