Teacher – Primary – Physical Education

  • Company:
    North Metropolitan TAFE
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 days ago
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Company Information Description

Advertised Vacancy Number: IPS/TCH46198

This is a permanent part-time (0.8FTE) position commencing Term 1, 2021

Are you enthusiastic about sharing your healthy lifestyle ideas with the next generation?

Mount Lawley Primary School (PS) is seeking an experienced, energetic and passionate Physical Education Teacher to join their team.

The successful applicant will be highly motivated, innovative and enthusiastic in the promotion of Physical Education within the school and will be responsible for the coordination and organisation of all school sporting events. The successful applicant will be well organised, motivated and committed to developing positive relationships and high expectations for all students. They will desirably possess knowledge and competencies in the Physical Education component of the Western Australian Curriculum and reporting schedule. This role includes teaching students from PP to Year 6 and working collaboratively with Kindergarten staff to provide an effective fundamental movement skills program.

Mount Lawley PS has a long and proud history of educating the local community since 1912. It is a strong, supportive and collaborative learning community with a strong reputation within the local and wider community. Mount Lawley PS is a level 5 school and 4 kilometres from Perth’s CBD. Our school is well resourced with high level of access to computers and other digital technologies. The school works in partnership with its community to enhance education for all.

Our school is a dynamic, innovative and inclusive community that nurtures and inspires lifelong learning with high levels of achievement and expectations for all. We have a key focus on differentiation and gifted and talented education. Mount Lawley PS is safe, nurturing and respectful reflecting the community it serves. We provide a learning environment that is stimulating, promoting academic, social, physical, emotional and creative opportunities for all students. In partnership with our community we aim to develop children who persevere as lifelong learners.

At Mount Lawley PS, we share the belief and commitment that together we can achieve excellence, quality teaching using explicit teaching of literacy and numeracy skills and improve student outcomes by using data to inform contemporary best practice and personal growth and development driven by participating in classroom observation and feedback practice.

We are committed to the school’s vision of Together, Learn, Respect, Inspire, Create and Celebrate and share high expectations of ourselves and our students. Our school is a professional learning community where there is a culture of continuous improvement, collaboration and evidence based practice. There needs to be a thirst for innovation and the willingness to be constantly up-skilled as technology changes so it is used to engage students to be lifelong learners and prepare them to become digital citizens for the future.

This selection process will initially be used to fill the above vacancy. Applicants assessed as suitable during this selection process may be considered for other similar vacancies that occur throughout our school for up to 12 months following this initial appointment. This includes circumstances where this position becomes subsequently vacant should the successful applicant decline or vacate the advertised position. 

To be suitable for this role, you will need to demonstrate your competency against the following domains (that govern the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers):

  • Professional knowledge;
  • Professional practice; and
  • Professional engagement.