Co-Educational Catholic College for Years 7 to 12

Holy Spirit College is a Catholic Co-educational Years 7 – 12 College within the Diocese of Rockhampton with a current enrolment of approximately 960 students. At the heart of all that we do, is a commitment to Catholic values and the provision of a high quality education within an environment that is supportive and caring. The College offers an innovative Curriculum, an exciting Year 10 Transition to Senior Program and a comprehensive range of Senior Courses catering for both academic and vocational pathways. Applicants must be prepared to foster the ideals of Catholic Education.

Holy Spirit College is situated in the tropical, vibrant regional city of Mackay. The Mackay region boasts a vibrant economy offering an idyllic lifestyle on the Central Queensland coast, from picturesque beaches, nearby island resorts to beautiful rainforests. 

Mackay is halfway between Brisbane and Cairns. Once here, you’ll have an amazing range of natural features and cultural heritage to explore. The region’s colourful past is economically founded upon coal, sugar, beef and tourism. Mackay offers you an idyllic, laidback lifestyle with a population of over 120,000. Seven day trading will delight the shopping enthusiasts. Weather in Mackay is beautiful one day and perfect the next. Temperatures moderately range from 10 to 35 degrees Celsius. Getting to Mackay is easy and inexpensive with Mackay airport catering for numerous flights each week to capital cities and regional Australia.

POSITIONS VACANT:

Director – Inclusive Curriculum

Applications are called for the position of Director – Inclusive Curriculum, commencing Term 1 2021.

The Director – Inclusive Curriculum will be a dedicated and experienced educator, who will lead a department focused on working with students, staff and parents so that learning is accessible to all students. The capacity to co-ordinate a collaborative team and develop strong links with the Welfare Team and Curriculum Deans would be essential in this role. Construction of the new Inclusive Curriculum Centre will be completed during 2021 and the Director will have the opportunity to establish this new facility, while commencing the year in the current facility.

The Director will help facilitate change and build the capacity of teachers to provide differentiated learning opportunities through a whole of school approach for students with learning difficulties and disabilities. Broad knowledge of the verification process and other compliance documents, implementation of the Queensland Certificate of Individual Achievement (QCIA) and NCCD would be valued.

The College looks forward to welcoming a passionate leader in Inclusive Curriculum whose expertise will extend the inclusive practices of the College and strengthen learning outcomes for students with diverse learning needs.

The salary range for the Director – Inclusive Curriculum is $87,466 – $116,060.

We offer generous incentives including:

  • Competitive salary structure
  • Access to additional Employer Superannuation Contributions of up to 12.75%
  • Access to salary packaging options to maximise employee benefits and salaries
  • Access to relevant and interesting professional learning opportunities
  • Access to a free Employee Assistant Program (24 hour counselling service)
  • Access to corporate health schemes with either Bupa or Westfund Health Insurance.

Applications close: Monday 5 October 2020

Please complete the Application for Employment – Teacher form along with your CV and Cover Letter to .


Teacher – Inclusive Curriculum

Increased enrolments have made it possible to increase Learning Support Teaching staff in 2021.

Applications are called for the position of Teacher – Inclusive Curriculum, commencing Term 1 2021.

The Teacher – Inclusive Curriculum, will have relevant experience and/or qualifications specific to Inclusive Education. Under the leadership of the Director, the Teacher will direct and guide Teacher Assistants to support teachers and students in the classroom. The role will include case managing students with a verification and working collaboratively with classroom teachers, students, parents and other professionals to promote successful outcomes for students.  The Teacher would undertake Education Adjustment Program (EAP) verification processes with families of students with disabilities and implement support programs.  The Teacher will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and provide relevant information and support to classroom teachers as they develop and deliver differentiated learning.

The salary range for a teacher is $73,628 – $106,044.

We offer generous incentives including:

  • Competitive salary structure
  • Access to additional Employer Superannuation Contributions of up to 12.75%
  • Access to salary packaging options to maximise employee benefits and salaries
  • Access to relevant and interesting professional learning opportunities
  • Access to a free Employee Assistant Program (24 hour counselling service)
  • Access to corporate health schemes with either Bupa or Westfund Health Insurance.

Applications close: Monday 5 October 2020

Please complete the Application for Employment – Teacher form along with your CV and Cover Letter to .


CAREERS WITH CATHOLIC EDUCATION IN THE DIOCESE OF ROCKHAMPTON

Catholic Education, Diocese of Rockhampton, is a large, dynamic and growing organisation with a current enrolment of approximately 16,000 students and a staff of approximately 3,400 in Kindergartens, Early Learning Centres, 31 Catholic Primary Schools and 8 Catholic Secondary Colleges. Catholic Education in the Diocese of Rockhampton serves communities from Bundaberg in the south to Mackay in the north and west to Longreach.

With a vibrant working environment, we provide excellent benefits for staff including professional and career development opportunities that build personal and organisational capability. We celebrate diversity in our workforce, and value the knowledge and skills that a diverse range of employees bring to the workplace. Our staff are recognised as being central to achieving our mission and we have an emphasis on caring and supporting teachers in both their vocation in working with students and other aspects of their lives.

We look forward to receiving your application and are sure that you will find a career with Catholic Education in the Diocese of Rockhampton very rewarding.