Dream Job Vacancy

Teacher (K-6) This role is a permanent position, available from Term 1, 2020, 4 days per week

 

The role

Kinma is a unique independent progressive school in Sydney set on two hectares, adjacent to a national park. We provide dynamic and innovative learning programs for students at our preschool and primary school. Kinma is a small school and has 15 full-time and part-time teaching staff.

We are looking for a teacher to join our small team of passionate educators.

This role involves:

  • Team teaching in a small multi age group (2 teachers 35 students)
  • Planning, programming, and reflection on child centred learning experiences
  • Understanding and excitement about progressive education philosophy
  • Being prepared to incorporate Kinma’s core principles into everyday practice
  • Development and review of school policies relating to education practice, in keeping with Kinma’s constitutional principles and practices

Who should apply

Do you genuinely love to work with children and adults?

Do you have a passion for creativity and critical thinking?

Can you co-create exciting programs that inspire academic, social and emotional growth for students, co-workers and parents?  

If this sounds like you  ….

Your personal attributes:

  • intellectual strength, professional integrity and a passion for progressive education
  • ongoing enthusiasm, initiative and innovation
  • eagerness to keep learning and growing – both informally and through professional development
  • strength in open and clear communication
  • emotional maturity and stability

Essential Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Experience navigating NESA and managing education practice within its requirements
  • Expertise on social and emotional issues affecting young people
  • Proven success in working collaboratively as a member of a team
  • High level personal skills in managing relationships, including with and between students, staff, and families.

Qualifications:

  • Tertiary Qualification in Primary Education
  • Current registration as a Primary teacher in NSW
  • Current WWCC (employee level)

Please send a covering letter identifying areas of interest and specific expertise, plus the following information no later than 29th November, 2019            Email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae (max 2 pages)
  • Names and phone numbers of 3 Referees, including 2 Professional Referees .

Please direct any enquiries to: Julie Carr Manager Kinma School

T: (02) 94500738      This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.