Mathematics Teacher - Secondary School

Mathematics Teacher – Secondary School

Geraldton Grammar School is a friendly, co-educational Anglican school comprising students from Kindergarten to Year 12. Set in the picturesque Midwest town of Geraldton, the school is set on nearly 18 hectares and boasts a serene, natural campus with spectacular gardens and ocean views. With more than 500 students, the school is small enough for students to be known as individuals, yet large enough to offer subject choices and opportunities. The School welcomes diversity and is inclusive of all cultures and religions. Teachers are committed to our camps program, giving beyond the classroom and providing the very best teaching where differentiation for all abilities and continuous feedback are provided to students who are all known, valued and cared for and are taught to become independent learners who demonstrate tolerance and respect. Our School motto ‘Striving for Excellence’ is demonstrated in all we do.

Geraldton Grammar School takes child protection seriously. All candidates for roles at Geraldton Grammar School are subject to screening and assessment against child safety standards as part of our thorough recruitment process.

Job Requirements: The Position

We are seeking a dynamic and passionate Mathematics teacher to join our outstanding faculty and to inspire our students through dynamic classroom practice, refined professional knowledge and a commitment to high performance.

There is a responsibility for planning relevant and engaging learning experiences, demonstrating a high level of curriculum knowledge, using appropriate assessment tools and recording student progress through the School’s online management system (SEQTA). The position requires applicants to have the ability to develop inclusive learning environments, foster positive relationships and to communicate with staff, students and parents in a timely and respectful manner.

It is expected that the successful applicants will attend camps, staff meetings, curriculum evenings and parent/teacher interviews.

This is a full-time, permanent position commencing Term 1, 2021. Relocation assistance will be offered to the right candidate.

Key Priorities
  • Outstanding experience in teaching 7-12 Mathematics
  • Ability to teach ATAR Methods and Specialist Mathematics is essential
  • Have a sound understanding of the current curriculum
  • Experience in differentiating for students of varying ability
  • Ability to build relationships with students
  • Excellent class management
  • Have good skills utilising and facilitating the use of technology in the classroom;
  • Understanding of contemporary teaching and learning pedagogies
  • A commitment to Pastoral Care and meeting the social and emotional wellbeing needs of students
  • An ongoing commitment to professional learning,
  • A commitment to collaborative teaching practices and an ability to contribute to a team and faculty of professional educators
  • A willingness to contribute to the broader life of the school community
  • An exemplary record of professional conduct including maintaining appropriate confidentiality
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with an ability to communicate effectively and sensitively across a broad range of audiences
  • Hold and maintain a Working with Children Check and TRBWA registration