Secondary Teacher Humanities, Geography, Economics, Global Studies

  • School Orana Steiner School
  • Closing Date Sep 15 2017

Secondary Teacher Humanities, Geography, Economics, Global Studies

Orana Steiner School (Orana) is an independent, co-educational and non-denominational school set in 13 hectares of unique, natural landscape in Weston, ACT. It was founded in 1981 and currently has around 650 students from pre-school [3 y/o] to Year 12.

We are currently seeking a secondary teacher who will be teaching Humanities, Geography, Economics, and Global Studies to Year 7 -12 students. 

The suitable candidate will have a genuine passion and enthusiasm for Steiner philosophy, and be interested in the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP).

This is a permanent positions and will commence January 2018.

Selection Criteria:

  • Formal teaching qualifications¬†
  • Proven experience in teaching Year 11 & 12 students
  • Teaching experience in subject area, preferably across a range of classes
  • Experience with ACT Board of Senior Secondary Studies
  • ACT TQI Registered or eligible for the ACT TQI registration
  • A commitment to supporting and promoting Orana’s ethos
  • Understanding of the Steiner curriculum
  • Interpersonal and communication skills of high standard
  • Positive attitude towards children and a love of teaching
  • Willing to work within the School community whilst taking individual initiative
  • Current or eligible for ACT Working with Vulnerable People registration

Apply in writing by emailing your application to hr@oranaschool.com.

The application document should include current resume and a covering letter addressing the selection criteria. Please ensure your application details your full qualifications, experience and your referees.

Applications close on 15 September 2017.