Japanese Teacher

Japanese Teacher part time – commencing term 1, 2021

Birali Steiner School, Beachmere, Qld.

Applications Close: Monday, 18th January, 2021

An Excellent opportunity exists at Birali Steiner School for an experienced and enthusiastic Japanese Teacher to be a part of a growing school, located in Beachmere between Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast.

Birali Steiner School is a developing, innovative and vibrant Steiner School, in Beachmere just north of Brisbane on Moreton Bay. It presently operates with a Principal, Business Manager, Teachers, Teacher Aides, Specialist Support Teachers, Individual Enrichment Team including Extra Lesson, Literacy & Numeracy & Wellbeing, Administration Officers and Maintenance Staff with approximately 95 students. The school is accredited P-10 and currently offers Prep, Classes 1/2, 3/4, 5/6, and 7/7/9.

Birali Steiner School has a strong collaborative approach where all staff work together for the benefit of the students and the school as a whole. Further information about Birali Steiner School can be found in the Parent Handbook published on our website – www.biralisteiner.qld.edu.au/parent-information.

Flexibility and experience with composite classes would be an advantage. While the position is permanent, a short term contract may be considered.

The successful applicant will meet the following Essential Criteria:

  • Registration with the Queensland College of Teachers (QCOT)
  • An understanding of the principles of Rudolf Steiner education and a love for children, an enthusiasm for teaching and realistic expectations of children, self, peers and parents and a willingness to deepen this understanding through ongoing professional learning
  • Japanese Teaching experience, preferably in a Steiner School
  • A willingness to work closely with each child’s parents/guardians
  • Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills

Applications should include:

  • A letter of introduction, briefly addressing the above criteria
  • Current CV with two referees (including current/most recent employer)
  • Any relevant supporting documentation

Birali Steiner School employs under the conditions in the MA000077: Educational Services (Teachers) Award 2010. Birali Steiner School pays above award rates.

Applications and queries can be emailed to careers@biralisteiner.qld.edu.au