Introduction to St Luke’s Grammar School
Date 2015-10-08 11:10:05 Location : Oceania
St Luke’s Grammar School is a K minus 1 – Year 12 co-educational Christian School in the Anglican tradition and it is the School’s vision ‘to equip students to make a difference in the world’. St Luke’s seeks to promote a work environment and culture to attract and retain outstanding professionals by fostering professionalism, commitment, loyalty, Christian values and a high standard of pastoral care.
St Luke’s Grammar School employs over 100 full-time and part-time teachers, supported by teachers’ aides, peripatetic tutors and administrative and grounds staff.
Applicants for the following position should be able to demonstrate support for the School’s Christian ethos as well as the co-curricular life of the School.
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English as a Second Language Teacher 0.8 FTE
Term 1 2016
St Luke’s Grammar School is seeking to appoint an experienced and energetic Teacher of English as a Second Language who is suitably qualified to teach ESL to Years 10 to 12. The successful applicant will ideally be a Christian and actively involved in his or her church and willing to contribute to the co-curricular life of the School.
Applicants should demonstrate a clear understanding and affinity with the ethos and philosophy of the School and will:
Show active support for the Christian faith
Have intellectual strength, professional integrity and a passion for education
Have a commitment to pastoral care and a knowledge of the social and
emotional issues which affect young people
Demonstrate ongoing initiative and innovation
Have the ability to communicate effectively with students, staff and parents
Show a commitment to ongoing self-education
Have demonstrated organisational skills
Possess energy and enthusiasm for teaching and learning
Demonstrate approachability and flexibility
Job Description - English as a Second Language Teacher 2016 updated 2.docESL 2016
Essential Knowledge, Skills and Responsibilities:
Have a good working knowledge of the Stage 5-6 English ESL Syllabus
Have a good knowledge of and experience in teaching in the ESL subject
Co-Ordinate the academic care of the Overseas students
Have the ability to develop, implement and evaluate effective, engaging,
teaching programs which incorporate a range of ICT strategies
Have the ability to differentiate classroom activities in order to meet the
learning needs of students
Have the ability to design and implement a range of assessment strategies
Have effective classroom management skills and the ability to create and
promote a positive learning environment in the classroom
Have a willingness to actively gain an understanding of the Learning@St
Luke’s Framework and implement it into teaching programs and lesson plans.
Have the willingness and ability to work collaboratively
Participate in the Pastoral program of the School
Participate in the Co-curricular program of the School
Attend Parent Information Evenings as required
Any other duties requested by the Principal
Qualifications and Experience:
Tertiary Qualification in ESL.
Experience in the development and delivery of Stages 5 and 6 ESL Board of
Please send a covering letter identifying areas of interest and expertise, plus the following information no later than Tuesday 13 October, 2015.
Mrs Jann Robinson
St Luke’s Grammar School 210 Headland Road
Dee Why NSW 2099
Or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The names and phone numbers of 3 x Referees, including a Professional
Referee, and a Referee who can attest to the Christian beliefs and practices of the applicant.
Please direct any enquiries to:
Executive Assistant to the Principal T: (02) 9438 6237