- Regional NT > Santa Teresa
- Job posted on: 30th May 2022
- Applications close:
The successful candidate will be able to offer a specialist subject such as STEM, Art, Science, Music, PE / Games etc., on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. (If STEM, a curriculum and resources are already in place). Lessons will be an hour long and be aimed at all classes from Pre-School to Seniors. The successful candidate will also provide cover for the Religious Education Coordinator, who is released on a Thursday and Friday. This will entail working in a Year 1 class. The successful candidate would be able to start at the beginning of Term 3. This is a fantastic opportunity to experience work and life in an award winning remote Aboriginal community.
LACS is a K - 12 school in Ltyentye Apurte / Santa Teresa, a medium-sized Aboriginal Catholic community located 82 KM south east of Alice Springs. There are 45 staff and an enrolment of approximately 130 students. The school has small class sizes and features specialist facilities including a community library, STEM and food technology rooms. Every classroom has access to the Internet, PCs, laptops, iPads and SMARTboards (IWBs). English is the second or third language for most students at the school, and the Arrernte language & culture program is a key focus of the curriculum at LACS. Teachers work as members of a team in partnership with local Aboriginal people and Arrernte Assistant Teachers. Staff members live in close proximity to each other and the school. The standard of accommodation is good.
School Website http://www.lacecnt.catholic.edu.au
Teaching over 5000 students across the NT in five Aboriginal Schools, nine Primary Schools and three Colleges. Head office is located in Berrimah. Catholic schools offer a high quality, yet affordable education alternative. Our broad academic curriculum is taught in an inclusive, faith filled learning community. Catholic schools use the latest technology. We focus on cutting edge evidence based research to teach students skills for tomorrows world. Our focus is to teach the whole child practical life skills like persistence, problem solving and getting along. Catholic Schools encourage creativity and sustainability. You will be working as part of a highly motivated team of teachers. Supported by specialist teachers, inclusion support advisors, psychologists, counsellors, occupational and speech therapists as well as our school management, HR and financial services.
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Interested applicants are invited to make enquiries with Justin Colley, Principal, LACS. Telephone (08) 8956 0937.