High School TAS Teacher

  • School Shearwater, The Mullumbimby Steiner School
  • Closing Date Nov 21 2023

High School TAS Teacher

Employment Type: Part Time (approximately 0.7 FTE)

Term of Contract: one year Commencement: January 2024

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
  • Competitive salary package and salary packaging options available
  • Situated in a beautiful natural setting just inland from the Byron Shire coastline

Position Overview

Shearwater is currently seeking a dynamic and experienced individual to join our TAS department as a part time Year 7-10 Textiles and Food Teacher. The successful candidate will support the High School TAS department in the delivery of educational programs through a variety of aspects. Ideal candidates will be skilled in Food Technology and Textiles and have demonstrated experience working within a classroom setting.

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.

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.

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

For a full position description and information on how to apply please refer to our website https://www.shearwater.nsw.edu.au/working-at-shearwater

We will be assessing applications as they come in.

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.