High School Maths Teacher

High School Maths Teacher

Employment Type: Part time (0.3 FTE, 2 days per week, job share)
Term of Contract: The remainder of the 2023 School Year, with the possibility of extension
Commencement: Immediately
Remuneration in line with Independent Schools NSW (Teachers) Multi-Enterprise Agreement 2021

  • Join a dynamic organisation dedicated to advancing the delivery of high-quality Steiner education

  • Situated in a beautiful natural setting just inland from the Byron Shire coastline

Position Overview

Shearwater, the Mullumbimby Steiner School is currently seeking a passionate and experienced High School Maths Teacher to join a job share for 2 days per week (0.3 FTE). We require someone who is suitably qualified to teach Years 7-10 Mathematics and Year 11 Advanced Mathematics.

You would be joining a collective of teachers dedicated to providing an imaginative approach to teaching and learning based on Steiner’s pedagogical insights, within a dynamic and progressive Steiner educational environment.

Ideal candidates will be inspired by Steiner education and dedicated to continuous improvement and reflective practices. Candidates must hold relevant teaching qualifications and experience and a NESA accreditation. While Steiner experience or qualifications are not essential, a willingness to learn is required. Support and guidance will be provided to successful candidates without a Steiner background.

Appointments will be subject to a satisfactory Working with Children Check as required under the Child Protection (Working With Children) Act 2012.

For further details, including full position description, please refer to our website www.shearwater.nsw.edu.au

About Shearwater School

Shearwater, the Mullumbimby Steiner School is nestled among the green hills of the Byron Shire hinterland, New South Wales. Established in 1993, Shearwater has grown to a Playgroup – Year 12 school, with a potential enrolment of over 700. Our beautiful 52-acre site sits in lush rainforest alongside farmland with gardens and a farm working by biodynamic practices. Shearwater offers quality staff education including a mentorship program, ongoing professional development opportunities, artistic activities, workshops, events, and courses.

Our Mission

Shearwater provides a living, integrated education inspired by anthroposophy, in which a focus on the development of the whole human being is supported by a conscious connection to place and time.

Shearwater nurtures the growth of warm-hearted, creative, resilient and courageous individuals who are able to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing world through love in action.

To Apply

Applications should be sent to: employment@shearwater.nsw.edu.au All applications should include the following:

  • Cover letter, clearly outlining how you meet all the requirements of the role;
  • Current CV detailing your qualifications and experience;
  • Evidence of your NESA qualifications
  • Names and contact details of three professional referees.

We will be assessing applications as they come in, and an appointment may be made sooner, but the latest applications will close is at: 9am on Tuesday 30 May 2023.