Teacher - Physical Education

Government of Western Australia

Mullewa, WA

Posted 12/2/2019

Advertised Vacancy Number: IPS/TCH611498 This is a twelve (12) month fixed term, full-time position commencing Term 1, 2020 Mullewa District High School are seeking a vibrant and motivated Physical Education Teacher to join their team. The successful applicant will address the Western Australian Curriculum outcomes for Physical and Health Education while engaging all students in the sports program. You will also run the sporting carnivals throughout the year. To be successful in this role you will possess strong behaviour management skills, empathy and an understanding of Aboriginal culture. We are seeking an individual who will support our Positive Behaviour Support (PBS) program and who will be willing to take on school based social emotional programs. In this role you be part of a supportive team and will have the opportunity to work with students who are naturally athletically talented. The school has a strong focus on positive behaviour supports catering for students wellbeing. We have a strong focus on literacy and numeracy with an innovative intervention strategy for students Kindergarten to Year 8. The school is creating purposeful programs to provide clear career pathways for our secondary students. Strong links with community and inter-agencies provide students with opportunities to develop strong values, positive behaviours and create career pathway prospects for our students. Being Safe, Being Respectful and Being Solid, these are the values our school is proud to hold. 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 ):

  • Professional knowledge;
  • Professional practice; and
  • Professional engagement.
Applications will be assessed against these domains. The business needs of the school may also be considered. It is therefore recommended that you consider all information contained in the advertisement and any other related information before applying for the vacancy. Applicants currently completing the Department of Education Leap program (formerly known as the Switch program) can apply for vacancies using their current or Leap qualification – even if they have not completed the program at the time of applying. Applicants may be appointed to a vacancy based on the qualification being completed via the Leap program. The Department is an equal opportunity employer and encourages people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and persons from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply. Further information about Mullewa District High School can be found by visiting or Appointed applicants may be eligible for For further job related information You are encouraged to contact Nicki Patterson, Principal, for further information about this employment opportunity, including information about living and working in Mullewa, by telephoning (08) 9961 1114 or emailing Application Instructions All applications are submitted online. Select “Apply for Job”, at either the top or bottom of this screen and follow the instructions on your screen. Your application should include:
  • A two (2) page statement addressing the domains that govern the
, in context of the role and business needs of the school * A CV of up to four (4) pages outlining your employment history and professional learning summary relevant to this position
  • The contact details for two (2) work related referees (one being your current line manager)
It is recommended you have these documents completed and ready to attach before selecting “Apply for Job”. You are asked to complete an online application form and attach your documentation, please allow enough time to complete this process as applications cannot be accepted after the closing date and time. After you have submitted your application online, you will receive an email confirming lodgement. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please telephone (08) 9264 4127. If you are having difficulty submitting your online application, please telephone (08) 9264 8666 for assistance. For assistance writing your application click ELIGIBILITY Employees will be required to:
  • provide evidence of eligibility to work in Australia for the term of the vacancy
  • obtain a current Department of Education Criminal Record Clearance prior to commencement of employment; and
  • obtain or hold a current Working with Children Check.
  • be eligible for, or registered with the Teacher Registration Board (TRB). Information regarding eligibility may be obtained by contacting TRB on (08) 9230 0600 or for Country callers 1300 652 911 or
TRAINING Employees will be required to:
  • complete the Department’s induction program within three months of commencement; and
  • complete any training specific to this role required by Departmental policy.
The Department applies a four (4) day breach period to this selection process. Applications must be submitted before 4.30pm (WST) on Friday, 13 December 2019 APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE PROFORMA, FAXED, HAND DELIVERED, POSTED, EMAILED AND LATE APPLICATIONS ARE NOT ACCEPTED. ATTACHMENTS: - - You can view and print these PDF attachments by downloading . WORK TYPE: Fixed Term - Full Time FTE: 1.0 LOCATION: Mullewa CLOSING DATE: 2019-12-13 4:30 PM (YYYY-MM-DD)

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