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Aurora School is located in Bowral, NSW. We are a young, growing, K-6 school with composite classes: Pre-K/Kindergarten, Class 1/2, Class 3/4 and Class 5/6. In 2020 we will expand into Middle School with a Class 7/8. We work successfully with a model where teachers remain on their stage rather than following a class all the way through the primary years.

Aurora staff work collaboratively and professionally with a strong focus on student learning and a love of young people. We are committed to developing healthy, purposeful education for today’s world and challenging students to continually improve. Our rich learning program includes specialist teachers in Eurythmy, Bothmer gymnastics, creative arts and foreign languages.

We pride ourselves on meeting the individual needs of children with a dedication to understanding child development.


Primary Class Teacher – Semester 2, 2020 or as soon as possible.

School: Aurora Southern Highlands Steiner School

Applications Close: Monday 8th June 2020

We are looking for an innovative, big-hearted primary class teacher to join our team for the second half of this year. This is a rare opportunity as our staffing is very stable and this position has come up due to internal promotions. We are seeking an educator who works with energy, skill, flexibility and an enthusiasm for teaching. The preferred applicant will have training and experience in Steiner education and a commitment to professional learning.

Aurora staff work collaboratively and professionally with a strong focus on student learning and a love of children. We are committed to developing healthy, purposeful education for today’s world and challenging students to continually improve. Our rich learning program includes specialist teachers in Eurythmy, Japanese, Craft and Music.

NESA approval to teach and Working with Children Check are essential.

Please send your application including a covering letter, CV and referees to principal@aurorasteiner.nsw.edu.au

For further information please contact Melissa Savill on 0402 243 984

 


Expression of Interest – STEM Teacher, Part-time 2020

Commencing Term 2, 2020 or as soon as possible.

We are seeking to appoint a professional, motivated and engaging teacher as a key member of our new high school at Aurora Southern Highlands Steiner School. This position is part-time 0.40 FTE negotiable, with a focus on teaching science and mathematics to Years 7 and 8 and digital technologies across the middle school (Years 5-8). The role will include curriculum development, so a knowledge of NSW syllabi as well as Steiner experience is advantageous.

The STEM teacher will work closely with colleagues, advising class and other specialist teachers on appropriate ways to modify to include digital technology in the classroom. The successful applicant will work in the classroom, with small groups and one to one, in or out of the classroom as the need arises.

Aurora Southern Highlands school is located in Bowral and offers an integrated, interdisciplinary curriculum for students from Playgroup to Year 8.  Our academically rigorous program is integrated with creative arts and personal development. Lessons are presented imaginatively, to engage the whole-hearted participation of the students: physically, cognitively and emotionally.  The composite Class 7/8 in 2020 is our pioneer high school class and we will be expanding to Year 12 by 2024, looking to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma in for Years 11 and 12, the only school in the region to do so.

Essential

  • Current NESA accreditation or eligibility
  • Working with Children Check
  • STEM qualifications
  • Excellent organisational and IT skills
  • Ability to work innovatively and efficiently and adapt to a unique, integrated learning environment
  • Interest in researching and exploring a range of pedagogical ideas and practice

Desirable

  • Knowledge and experience of Steiner education, philosophy and child development
  • Experience with the International Baccalaureate curriculum in STEM subject areas

Please send your CV and application letter to Melissa Savill principal@aurorasteiner.nsw.edu.au by Monday 8th June.

Enquiries via email or 0402 243 984


 

Casual Pool

If you would like to apply for our casual pool of teachers please send your application including a covering letter, CV and referees to admin@aurorasteiner.nsw.edu.au.

For further information please contact Melissa Savill on (02) 4862 2300, principal@aurorasteiner.nsw.edu.au