Teacher, Primary or Secondary

Koinonia Christian Academy currently is a registered K-10 co-educational independent Christian school situated on the outskirts of Bourke (Outback NSW), on the banks of the Darling River. We place a strong emphasis on Christian growth and character along with academic excellence to prepare children for life.

Closing date August 12, 2024
Location PO Box 440, Bourke New South Wales, Australia 2840
Type Full-Time
Status Permanent / Temporary
Contact Peter Trim
petertrim@scee.edu.au

About this job

Teachers, Primary and Secondary at Koinonia Christian Academy

Position Available: Teachers: Primary & Secondary Are you an experienced teacher, who is focused on the growth of your students and longs to practice your profession within a Christian worldview? Would it inspire you to be part of a small team of educators to impact a generation in outback NSW, through providing Christian worldview education?

This might be the role for you.

About us

Koinonia Christian Academy currently is a registered K-10 co-educational independent Christian school situated on the outskirts of Bourke (Outback NSW), on the banks of the Darling River. We place a strong emphasis on Christian growth and character along with academic excellence to raise up the next generation to understand their purpose, be kind and caring to others, and be equipped and educated to fulfil their God-ordained role in life.

About the role

Teaching at Koinonia Christian Academy is a student-focussed role, centred on assisting students to achieve success through the delivery Accelerated Christian Education and the provision of support at a variety of levels.

At Koinonia Christian Academy, we are focussed on providing a quality education to each student regardless of ability as we continue to grow our school.

If you would like to make a difference in the lives of our students then we encourage you to apply. Send us an expression of interest asap!

We are looking for both Primary and Secondary full time teachers for our Foundation - Year 10 students.

The successful applicant will:

· Direct and support student learning through face-to-face lessons.

· Provide support to parents /guardians

· Have excellent communication skills and be fluent in English.

· Track and report student progress and utilise our established and developing systems.

· Hold NSW Teachers registration

A key requirement of the role will be to build on the legacy of the previous leadership, continuing to work within and develop the culture, spiritual, educational and pedagogical frameworks as well as to engage with the community to accomplish the strategic objectives of the academy.

Teachers who are looking for an opportunity to broaden their experience across multiple year levels and take on a challenge where there is opportunity to participate as the Academy enters its next phase of missional direction are encouraged to apply.

About the applicant

· A sense of adventure and a missional heart to take up the challenge of teaching in a small outback school.

· An inspirational educator, outstanding role model, committed, driven, and able to adapt to the outback lifestyle.

· Personal commitment to Christian values and lifestyle.

· Hold current Teachers registration in NSW.

· Be eligible to work in Australia.

· Highly structured and organised

· Experience in engaging in the community as well as the life of the academy

A description of your faith journey and a supporting verbal/written reference from a pastor or minister will be requested as part of the application process.

How to apply

You may apply via email to the educational ministries’ manager at petertrim@scee.edu.au

Please ensure you include:

1. Cover letter addressing the role requirements.

2. Resume.

3. Evidence of Teachers registration in NSW.

4. A brief Statement of Faith.

5. Reference contact details including one from a pastor or church leader.

 

All applications will be treated confidentially and we will not contact your referees prior to requesting permission from you.