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Unearth your worth as a member of our inclusive College Community, developing people of character, who embody Uniting Church values in the community.

  • A community of Belonging - We value Community and Justice.
  • A community of Believing - We value Faith and Love.
  • A community that is Becoming - We value Hope and Courage

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MATHEMATICS TEACHER (Secondary)

This is a Term 1 contract - Extensions will be subject to emergent needs in the New Year.

The Lakes College is a Ministry of the Uniting Church, independent school. As Secondary Subject Teacher you will contribute to The Lakes College ‘Strategic Horizon’ through our calling – Learning, Mission and Service, Wellbeing, Pathways and Growth

As a Mathematics Teacher you will encourage students to develop confidence in their mathematical knowledge and ability, gaining a positive view of themselves as mathematics learners and an appreciation of the true nature of mathematics.

Belonging – Believing – Becoming.

This is our Character. This is who we are.

In a community of ‘Belonging’ you will foster and sustain relationships in partnership with the wider College Community, journeying with our students, their families and your colleagues. As a Secondary Subject Teacher you will be committed to providing opportunities to students that nurture individual strengths and interests , preparing them for vibrant and rewarding futures.

In a community of ‘Believing’ your influence as part of a high-performance team will include a commitment to care for our people, business and physical environment. As a Secondary Subject Teacher, you will work to connect and collaborate with students and their caregivers, exploring partnerships that are meaningful, respectful and underpinned by our faith-based values.

As a community that is ‘Becoming’, you will support our vision to be leaders in inspirational and innovative learning. As a Secondary Subject Teacher you are committed to a high-quality holistic and innovative approach to learning that embeds within a well-being framework to promotes engagement, confidence and resilience.

Refer to the position description and candidate information pack document for more details.

Candidates must also submit as part of their application all elements listed on the 'How To Apply' page of the 'Candidate Information Pack'.

Applications should be received by 4:00pm on Friday 17 December 2021.

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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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