Secondary Teacher - PDHPE, Mathematics & Ethics

Deakin · Australian Capital Territory

Canberra Girls Grammar School  looking for a passionate and professional individual to teach a combination of PDHPE, Mathematics and Ethics.  

Applications for this position close: 9.00am, Monday 15 August 2022 

  • Fixed term, part-time opportunity for the remainder of 2022
  • Commitment to professional learning
  • Professional and supportive environment

Who we are
Canberra Girls Grammar School (CGGS) is an independent non-selective Anglican school with an enrolment of approximately 1,300 students. The School has a strong reputation as a leader in the education of girls. 

CGGS is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School authorised to offer the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP) and the Diploma Programme (DP).

Our intent is to develop young women that are well-educated and who insist on living ethically and purposely. This is an opportunity to join a dedicated, supportive and innovative team in a School committed to excellence.

The Role
The School is looking for a passionate and professional individual to teach a combination of PDHPE, Mathematics and Ethics.  The position would ideally suit a teacher who is able to teach across two of these disciplines, or a proportion if you’re able to teach in one or two areas. 

This is a great opportunity for a beginning or newly graduated teacher to join Canberra Girls Grammar School in a part-time capacity (0.75FTE) for the remainder of 2022.

The Faculties share a passion for excellence in teaching and have a record of fostering outstanding student achievement. Collaboration and a commitment to professional learning are highly valued.

An ability to inspire students through engaging and challenging teaching is essential. Knowledge of the Australian Curriculum, the International Baccalaureate (MYP and/or DP) and the BSSS Programmes would be highly regarded.

Appropriate academic qualifications and teacher training, as well as a sound understanding of current educational trends and learning styles are required.

All teaching staff members are expected to take part in the whole life of the School including participation in pastoral care and involvement in co-curricular School activities.

The Benefits of Working at CGGS

  • Remuneration and terms and conditions that compare favourably with those in other school sectors in the ACT
  • Above minimum rate options for superannuation for permanent staff
  • Stimulating work & learning environment
  • The provision of an Employee Assistance Program
  • Values driven culture
  • Free influenza injections
  • Fee concessions for members of staff with children at our school
  • A generous professional learning budget
  • Free onsite parking

Eligibility for registration with the ACT Teacher Quality Institute which includes a Working with Vulnerable People check are conditions of employment. A current first aid certificate is desirable.

Further information, including the position description can be found on the School’s website

Applications should be made via the online application form on the Employment page of our website

Applications should include a current resume and short cover letter. Please ensure you upload your documents as PDF files.

Queries regarding this position should be directed via email to [email protected].  Please note that applications cannot be accepted via the employment email address.

Applications closed Monday 15 August 2022