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Class Teacher, Class 1 /2 Composite - Applications close 19th January 2018.

A vacancy exists for a Class 1 /2 composite teaching position from the commencement of Term 1, 2018 and suitable applicants are invited to apply for this ongoing position.

Established in 2004, Milkwood Steiner School is a co-educational, independent school offering a primary level education from Preschool to Class 6 to currently 85 students. Milkwood is a caring, vibrant and growing school with an emphasis on developing the whole child through the head, heart and hands using the ACARA approved Australian Steiner Curriculum.

Our school is located approximately thirteen kilometres from the city of Darwin in the Northern Territory and features large tropical style buildings with classrooms that open out on to 5m-wide verandas. Activities extend into the adjacent native woodland where children explore. Nature studies and excursions complement our curriculum with trips to nearby beaches and nature reserves and wild spaces.

The successful applicant will:

  • Have a practical understanding of Steiner Education pedagogy and philosophy
  • Have previous experience as a Steiner Primary School teacher or Secondary School Steiner teacher
  • Have demonstrated ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with other teachers
  • Be a highly independent and motivated individual
  • Have a high degree of professionalism and communication skills
  • Have a preparedness to be fully involved in the Schools’ activities
  • Have suitable qualifications in primary education

Applicants must submit curriculum vitae, including the names and contact numbers of three referees, one of whom must be the current employer if applicable. A current registration as a teacher with the Teacher’s Registration Board of NT and a Working With Children Check must also be included.

Applications should be addressed to the Principal, Graham Baggs and should be marked ‘Confidential’ and emailed to the address below.

Phone for more details: 08 89470608/ 0408085519