Employment

Positions Available

English Teacher Vacancy English Teacher Vacancy (874 KB)

Junior School Teacher Vacancy Junior School Teacher Vacancy (868 KB)


If you are interested in short term casual employment at the school, or would like to be considered for a permanent or long term temporary position, please read below.  

Please note that all employees at Shire Christian are expected to be personally committed to the school’s mission, vision and statement of faith. The mission and vision are on the school website and the statement of faith outlined in a pdf document at the bottom of this page.


Secondary English Teacher

Christian English teachers are encouraged to apply for a vacancy in our English department, commencing at the beginning of 2019. The school is happy to negotiate a part or full-time position. Requests for permanency will be considered.
Applicants are asked to complete the teacher employment application form and consider the following criteria.

REQUIRED CRITERIA

  • Qualified to teach Year 7 to Year 12 English.
  • Active in their local church.
  • Applicants should be able to:
    • motivate students to learn.
    • effectively orchestrate a lesson to maximise learning outcomes for all students.
    • perceive the needs of individual students and take realistic steps to meet those needs.
    • engage warmly and constructively with parents.
    • provide a Christian perspective on topics being taught.
    • integrate ICT in lessons.
    • work collaboratively with their colleagues.

The completed application should be emailed to principal@shirechristian.nsw.edu.au or sent via regular mail to:

The Principal
Shire Christian School
PO Box 390
Sutherland NSW 1499

Applications Close:Friday, 28 September 2019


Junior School Teacher

Full time position

Following the decision to introduce a 3rd kindergarten class in 2019, a position is available for a full-time teacher to join our Junior School team from the beginning of next year. Requests for permanency will be considered. Christian teachers interested in applying should complete the teacher employment application form and consider the following criteria.

REQUIRED CRITERIA

  • Qualified to teach Kindergarten to Year 6.
  • Active in their local church.
  • Applicants should be able to:
    • motivate students to learn.
    • effectively orchestrate a lesson to maximise learning outcomes for all students.
    • perceive the needs of individual students and take realistic steps to meet those needs.
    • engage warmly and constructively with parents.
    • provide a Christian perspective on topics being taught.
    • integrate ICT in lessons.
    • work collaboratively with their colleagues. 

The completed application should be emailed to principal@shirechristian.nsw.edu.au or sent via regular mail to:

The Principal
Shire Christian School
PO Box 390
Sutherland NSW 1499

Applications Close:Friday, 28 September 2019


Teachers

Teachers are welcome to apply for casual relief work by completing the teaching application form below.

Teachers who are interested in a permanent position at the school in the future are welcome to write a brief letter of introduction to the Principal, outlining their teaching qualifications, experience, Christian background and church affiliation. If a position becomes available in the future, the Principal may contact you to invite you to submit a formal application.

The school uses teachers.on.net for advertised teaching positions and may also advertise in the Saturday edition of the Sydney Morning Herald. Advertised positions will appear on the school website.

Non-teaching staff

The school employs people in non-teaching roles such as secretarial work, finance, administration and maintenance.

People who are interested in casual employment or potential future permanent employment are welcome to write a brief letter of introduction to the Principal, outlining their qualifications, experience, Christian background and church affiliation. If a position becomes available in the future, the Principal may contact you to invite you to submit a formal application.

All advertised vacancies for non-teaching roles will appear on the school website and may also be advertised on employment websites or newspapers.

Application Forms

Teaching Application Form Teaching Application Form (598 KB)

Support Staff Application Form Support Staff Application Form (591 KB)


Read our Statement of Faith