Employment

Class 1 Teacher 2019
Class 6 Teacher,commencing Term 4
Art Teacher 2019 – Maternity Leave Position

 

Class 1 Teacher 2019

The Little Yarra Steiner School is a K to 12 school in the Yarra Valley. The school is seeking an experienced teacher with exemplary skills to take next year’s Class 1 through their eight-year journey.

The Class Teacher’s primary responsibility is to present the curriculum as outlined by the school. In doing so,the Class Teacher is expected to work in close cooperation with their colleagues and the school’s ethos,policies and procedures.

The Class Teacher strives to be a figure of moral authority and must be fully committed to the care and appropriate development of the children in the class for the duration of the eight-year cycle. Given the lengthy association of the Class Teacher with the families of the children in their care,it is essential that the applicant has proven ability to foster positive and professional relationships with the parent body.

Key Selection Criteria:

  • An Anthroposophical understanding of child development and commitment to deepening an understanding and practice of Anthroposophy
  • Thorough understanding and experience of the Steiner curriculum
  • Exemplary interpersonal communication skills and rapport with children
  • Proven ability to differentiate instruction utilising a variety of strategies
  • Ability to create and maintain a sound learning environment in the classroom
  • Ability to form and maintain positive and professional relationships
  • Qualifications in Steiner Education
  • VIT registration

This position is full-time and commences in 2019. Remuneration is to be in accordance with the appropriate category in the scale of the Educational Services (Teachers) Award 2010 and inclusive of any above award payments being generally applied at the school.

Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria in their application and submit it with a copy of their resume including contact details of three referees (including at least two who have acted in a supervisory capacity) to:

John Stewart
Education Administrator
Little Yarra Steiner School
PO Box 19
Yarra Junction   3797

jstewart@lyss.vic.edu.au

Applications close Friday 24th August 2018.

Class Teacher Position Description

 

Class 6 Teacher,commencing Term 4

Little Yarra is a Kindergarten to Class 12 Steiner School in Yarra Junction in the Yarra Valley. The school is seeking an experienced teacher with exemplary skills to take Class 6 from Term 4 2018.

The Class Teacher’s primary responsibility is to present the curriculum as outlined by the school. In doing so,the Class Teacher is expected to work in close cooperation with their colleagues and the school’s ethos,policies and procedures.

The Class Teacher strives to be a figure of moral authority and must be fully committed to the care and appropriate development of the children in the class to the end of their eight-year cycle. It is essential that the applicant has proven ability to nurture and maintain positive and professional relationships with parents and colleagues.

Key Selection Criteria:

  • An Anthroposophical understanding of child development and commitment to deepening an understanding and practice of Anthroposophy
  • Thorough understanding and experience of the Steiner curriculum
  • Exemplary interpersonal communication skills and rapport with children
  • Proven ability to differentiate instruction utilising a variety of strategies
  • Ability to create and maintain a sound learning environment in the classroom
  • Ability to form and maintain positive and professional relationships
  • Qualifications in Steiner Education
  • VIT registration

This position is full-time. Remuneration is to be in accordance with the appropriate category in the scale of the Educational Services (Teachers) Award 2010 and inclusive of any above award payments being generally applied at the school.

Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria in their application and submit it with a copy of their resume including contact details of three referees (including at least two who have acted in a supervisory capacity) to:

John Stewart
Education Administrator
Little Yarra Steiner School
PO Box 19,
Yarra Junction 3797

jstewart@lyss.vic.edu.au

Applications close Friday 24th August 2018.

Class Teacher Position Description

 

Art Teacher 2019 – Maternity Leave Position

Little Yarra is a Kindergarten to Class 12 Steiner School in Yarra Junction in the Yarra Valley. The school is seeking an experienced teacher with exemplary skills to teach Art in the secondary years.

The Specialist Teacher is expected to be highly knowledgeable in their area of expertise as well as maintain a keen and active interest therein. The subject is brought to the students in a manner that they may delve into its field with sparked enthusiasm. Students can then appropriately challenge,question and explore the area towards a deeper appreciation,understanding and mastery.

A Specialist Teacher’s responsibility is to bring in an artistic way,the curriculum as outlined by the School. In doing this,a Specialist Teacher is expected to work in cooperation with their fellow teachers and the school’s policies and procedures.

Key Selection Criteria: 

  • An Anthroposophical understanding of child development and commitment to deepening an understanding and practice of Anthroposophy
  • Thorough understanding and experience of the Steiner curriculum
  • Exemplary interpersonal communication skills and rapport with children
  • Proven ability to differentiate instruction utilising a variety of strategies
  • Ability to create and maintain a sound learning environment in the classroom
  • Ability to form and maintain positive and professional relationships
  • Qualifications in Steiner Education
  • VIT registration

Desirable skills,knowledge and traits

  1. Teacher training in Steiner Education
  2. Highly motivated and enthusiastic personality
  3. Previous experience working in a Steiner School
  4. Current First Aid Certificate

This position is 1 year,fixed term (maternity leave replacement) and 0.75 EFT,depending on skills and experience. Remuneration is in accordance with the appropriate category in the scale of the Educational Services (Teachers) Award 2010 plus a loading generally being applied at the School.

Applicants must address Key Selection Criteria and desirable skills,knowledge and traits in their application and submit it with a copy of their resume including contact details of three referees (including at least two teachers who have acted in a supervisory capacity) to:

John Stewart
Education Administrator
Little Yarra Steiner School
PO Box 19,
Yarra Junction   3797

jstewart@lyss.vic.edu.au

Applications close Friday 24th August 2018.

Specialist Teacher Position Description