Teacher Human Society And Its Environment

Position Information

Oran Park High School, which opened at the start of the 2020 school year with Year 7 and 8, is a future focused learning partnership with high expectations that meet the individual needs of all learners. Housed in brand new, state-or-the-art facilities, the school has a strong focus on relationships. High quality and innovative teaching and learning, and links to the local and wider community, particularly the partner primary schools. Built to meet the population needs of the Oran Park/Catherine Park/Gledswood Hills growth corridor, the school will eventually be home to up to 2000 students, including a Support Unit catering for the needs of students with autism and "multi-categorical" diagnoses. Oran Park High School has a commitment to excellence and achievement which shapes learning experiences that are authentic, challenging and participatory.

Selection Criteria

Approval to teach Commerce, Economics and Geography 7-10. Approval and/or willingness to teach Business Studies and History 7-10.
Ability to plan and implement lessons and programs that meet the learning needs of students across a range of abilities.
Proven ability to work in a collaborative manner using effective communication skills to develop positive and respectful relationships with students, parents and colleagues.
Ability to incorporate technology into classroom practice to improve student learning outcomes.


An unconditional full approval to teach is a requirement. If you do not hold a full approval to teach with the NSW Department of Education, you are required to commence the application process at the same time as you apply for this teaching opportunity.

Special Notes

Applicants are to include details of their WWCC clearance number as part of this application.

New merit selection application guidelines for classroom teachers, executives and principals have been introduced to provide greater clarity to applicants and selection panels. The guidelines are in effect on positions advertised from Wednesday 10th June 2020. The guidelines are located at: https://education.nsw.gov.au/about-us/careers-at-education/roles-and-locations/roles-at-education/teaching/addressing-selection-criteria.html