Teacher English - Murray High School
Date 2015-12-03 20:12:06 Location : Oceania
Advertisement Number A900071573
Number of Positions 1
Total Remuneration Package: Remuneration package valued at up to $103,003.00. Base salary ranges from $62,447.00 to $93,138.00, plus leave loading and employer's contribution to superannuation. Base salary rates above the minimum are available depending on experience.
School Name Murray High School
Principal Network Riverina South
Staffing Area Albury
Contact Name Guy Lewis
Contact Phone number 0432756007
Closing Date 09-Dec-2015, 12:00:00 PM
Job Category Teachers
Organisation Teaching Service
Murray High School is in the Albury suburb of Lavington. It is a medium sized school with an enrolment of 730 students, 8% of whom are from a language background other than English and 8% are Aboriginal. The school provides education for students drawn mainly from Lavington but also has significant enrolments from the surrounding villages and rural areas. Murray High School has a commitment to promoting excellence and equity through a varied curriculum designed to challenge students and cater for a variety of needs, interests and abilities from Year 7 through to Year 12. Strong, fair and supportive welfare structures, in conjunction with an established Positive Behaviour for Learning program, provide a safe, happy school in a caring environment. Murray High has a significant and increasing number of English as a Second Language students and prides itself on providing a high quality support program for these students. It also has a Tutorial Centre which works closely with students who are at risk of prematurely disengaging from education. The Durakar Learning Community is central to the operations of the school and ensures that student learning is a Kindergarten to Year 12 experience.
Specific Selection Criteria
Approval to teach English Years 7-12. Willingness to teach English as a Second Language. Demonstrated ability to differentiate teaching and learning programs to cater for students with diverse learning needs. Understanding of and sensitivity to the needs of students from a non-English speaking background and low socio-economic status. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively on whole school programs, and as part of the faculty team.