Casual Teacher - Primary School

Canberra Grammar School is an International Baccalaureate World School

Closing date April 26, 2024
Location 40 Monaro Crescent, Red Hill ACT, Australia 2612
Type Relief
Status Temporary

About this job

About the Role

We are seeking enthusiastic, highly experienced, and dynamic Casual Teachers to join the Primary School team in 2024. In partnership with the Director of the relevant section of the Primary School, the teacher will deliver the academic program in a way that fosters the pursuit of excellence and the attainment of each student’s potential.

This is a fantastic opportunity to create engaging and creative learning environments in a supportive and fulfilling community.

About You

You are dedicated, passionate and possess the following:

  • proven experience to develop innovative academic pathways to achieve outstanding academic results for all students.
  • the ability to work collaboratively with other members of staff and lead others.
  • PYP experience or an understanding of Inquiry pedagogy.
  • administrative and organisational skills.
  • communication and interpersonal skills.
  • commitment to the full life of an Independent school and a willingness to engage in School activities out of regular hours.

All team members at CGS are required to have:

  • Appropriate qualifications
  • A valid ACT Working with Vulnerable People Card
  • A current National Police Check; and
  • Full working rights within Australia.

Benefits for you

As a CGS team member, you have access to a range of additional benefits, including:

  • A highly competitive salary and superannuation of 12.5% (for permanent team members)
  • Staff awards program and generous professional development funding
  • Attractive salary packaging arrangements
  • Complimentary daily barista-made coffee
  • Delicious daily morning tea and discounted lunches
  • Access to the onsite health clinic and annual influenza vaccinations
  • 24/7 access to our Employee Assistance Program
  • 14 weeks of paid parental leave
  • School fee concessions
  • Onsite parking

Working at CGS

We aim to provide a vibrant and rewarding workplace that showcases your skills with a strong commitment to your professional learning. Working at Canberra Grammar School you will join a community committed to delivering the highest standard of education, inspiring students to achieve personal excellence within a warm and inclusive environment.

We are continuously growing our CGS community with people who are passionate and energetic in their profession and who place student learning and well-being at the forefront of all they do. We invite candidates of all ages, people with a disability and Indigenous Australians to apply.

How to Apply

Please visit to access the position description and submit the following documents:

  • Cover letter (addressing the selection criteria in the Position Description)
  • Resume/CV

CGS is proud to be a School that takes child protection very seriously. All candidates for roles at Canberra Grammar School are subject to screening and assessment against child safety standards as part of our thorough recruitment process.

An early application is advised as we reserve the right to close the vacancy early if sufficient suitable applications are received.