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DIRECTOR OF SPORT AND ACTIVITIES

‘Lead and succeed as a member of our inclusive College Community’

As leaders in inspirational and innovative learning, The Lakes College is in search of an influential leader to take on the portfolio of Director of Sport and Activities (P-12).

In a College where ‘Character Matters’ your influence as a middle leader extends beyond employee engagement. Your vision and leadership of the College Sports Program will influence sports performance across both the Primary and Secondary schools.

In a College where ‘Community Matters’ you will foster and sustain relationships in partnership with the wider College Community, journeying with our students, their families and your colleagues. Your stewardship will include the delivery, development, promotion and expert management of a premium Sports Program and maintaining an active role in the teaching program.

Thriving Together’ your leadership and influence will be impactful in providing an exceptional student-centered education that develops people of character, who embody Uniting Church values in the community.

This full‐time term time role will require some flexible working hours.

The successful candidate must demonstrate they are eligible for registration as a Teacher in Queensland.

Please refer to the Candidate Information Pack and address the selection criteria and competencies listed in the Position Description.

Applications close 4:00pm on Friday 10 July 2020

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JUNIOR SECONDARY (MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE) TEACHER

This role is a full-time maternity leave contract for Term 3 and Term 4 of 2020.

In a College where Character Matters’ your influence as a subject specialist will extend beyond student engagement. You will contribute to the whole person and developing people of character.

In a College where Community Matters’ you will foster and sustain relationships in partnership with the wider College Community, journeying with our students, their families and your colleagues.

‘Thriving Together’ your influence will be impactful, demonstrating creativity and a hunger to inspire and innovate on a daily basis.

As a Junior Secondary (Mathematics and Science) Teacher you will actively engage students in your delivery of the Mathematics and Science curriculum, providing opportunities for students to develop:

  • an understanding of scientific inquiry methods, a foundation of knowledge across the disciplines of Science, and an ability to communicate scientific understanding of local, national and global issues; and
  • the numeracy capabilities needed in their personal, work and civic life, informing them in fundamentals on which mathematical specialties and the professional applications of mathematics are built.

The successful candidate must be passionate about the disciplines of Mathematics and Science and have a demonstrated ability to inspire in our students a love of learning and its application in the real world.

Candidates with Psychology as a teaching area will be considered favourably.

They must also display enthusiasm, initiative, and be supportive of the Uniting Church Christian ethos within the College.

As a College we are committed to advancing teaching as a profession and formally invite and encourage graduating teachers to apply for this role.

NOTE: Candidates must address the selection criteria and competencies listed in the position description

Please refer to the Candidate Information Pack and address the selection criteria and competencies listed in the Position Description.

Applications close 4:00pm on Wednesday 1 July 2020

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Relief Teaching & Teacher Aide Work

The Lakes College welcomes expressions of interest for relief teaching and teacher aide work across our Primary and Secondary schools at any time during the year.

To be considered, please email the following information to employment@thelakes.qld.edu.au

  • Cover letter confirming availability and any College connections you have (prior or existing)
  • Current resume detailing your work experience as specific to the role
  • Proof of QLD Teacher Registration (Teacher candidates only)
  • Certificate IIII Qualifications and Paid Working with Children Check Blue Card (Teacher Aide Candidates only)
  • Contact details for three (3) referees (preferably former direct supervisors)

Position Descriptions:

All enquiries should be directed to employment@thelakes.qld.edu.au or (07) 3491 5504.

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Vocational Teacher Aide Placements

Candidates enrolled to study a Certificate III in Educational Support can apply for a Vocational Teacher Aide placement at any time during the year, however applications are pooled for consideration as part of two block placements per year.

Block placement one covers Term 1 & 2 and Block placement 2 covers Term 3 & 4.

Places are limited, and successful candidates must be prepared to work across both the Primary and Secondary schools. A vocational placement with the College does not guarantee employment with the College on completion of your course.

To be considered, please email the following information to employment@thelakes.qld.edu.au

  • Cover letter confirming availability and any College connections you have (past, present and future)
  • Current resume detailing your work experience as specific to the role
  • Proof of enrollment in a Certificate III in Educational Support course
  • Current Volunteer Working with Children Check Blue Card
  • Contact details for three (3) referees (preferably former direct supervisors)

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Volunteer Roles

Candidates can apply for a Volunteer role at any time during the year. All Volunteers – except if an approved or registered teacher and a volunteer parent of a child attending the school – must hold a current Volunteer Working with Children Check Blue Card

To be considered, please email the following information to employment@thelakes.qld.edu.au

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