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PDHPE Teacher - Waranara School

Good Shepherd Australia New Zealand

Our three-year strategy outlines the world we want to see and our role advancing in it. It also speaks to the positive impact we will deliver to support women, girls and families to be safe, secure, strong and connected. We are committed to tackling the issues of our time which adversely affect them. We work to advance equity and social justice and support our communities to thrive.

We seek to increase economic participation and wellbeing, to build resilience, improve safety and bring about system change. We offer microfinance programs and products, financial counselling and coaching, family violence support, parenting programs and playgroups, education programs and community houses. These services are complemented by research and advocacy to address the underlying structural causes of injustice, exclusion, and inequality.

Waranara School Good Shepherd

Is a Special Assistant Independent school for students in year 7 to 12. Waranara is a small school catering for a maximum of 60 students. Students who attend Waranara are referred to us as mainstream school is not suited for them. A lot of the students experience mental health issues, complex trauma and have been school refusers. The school offers a small environment with wellbeing support that is strength based using trauma informed care. Students at Waranara are able to achieve their RoSA and HSC at Waranara.

About the role

  • Full Time, Fixed term
  • NSW Teachers Band 2 (plus super and salary packaging)
  • Waranara School, Marrickville
  • Teaching PDHPE, CAFS, SLR, Aboriginal Studies
  • Knowledge and understanding of the NSW PDHPE curriculum
  • Teaching years 9, 10, 11 and 12
  • A passion for teaching and supporting the wellbeing of students with mental health issues and trauma.

About you

  • Formal qualifications in PDHPE Teaching degree and equivalent demonstrated experience
  • A satisfactory National Police Check
  • A satisfactory International Police Check (if you have resided outside of Australia within the last 5 years)
  • A current Employee Working with Children’s Check (WWCC) or state equivalent

Why Good Shepherd?

At Good Shepherd, each member of our team is valued, we strive to support people to grow both personally and professionally. We offer generous conditions and flexible working hours to support employees to balance their personal and work life.

Benefits include:

  • Salary packaging (which can add up to $15,900 in tax-free pay per year)
  • Paid study leave
  • Paid parental leave
  • Gifted leave at Christmas and Easter
  • Additional purchased annual leave
  • Long service leave due after 10 years, with access after seven
  • Employee Assistance Program, a free and confidential counselling service

To find out more about the role and to review the position description please explore our website: www.goodshep.org.au.

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