Primary Early Years Teacher

Kew, Victoria 

Preshil seeks a teacher with the ability to teach Primary and Early Years in a team teaching arrangement, as well as with specialist teachers, to deliver transdisciplinary units of learning within the PYP framework. While some experience in the International Baccalaureate is desirable, a willingness to undertake the IB training will be considered.

This is a full time, ongoing position commencing January 2021 with preference given to candidates with Early Years Training.

This position is for early years, which ranges from 3 year old kindergarten to grade 2

General duties

  • Take responsibility for the learning of all children in the class group using a range and balance of teaching strategies
  • Work in a team teaching arrangement, as well as with specialist teachers to deliver transdisciplinary units of learning within the IB Primary Years Programme framework
  • Ensure teaching addresses the needs of both individuals and groups and is differentiated to provide challenge and support
  • Contribute to the development, implementation and evaluation of an outstanding project-based curriculum program within the school
  • Undertake other teaching related and organisational duties as determined by the Assistant Principal, such as contributing to camps, excursions, co-curricular activities and electives
  • Nurture, comfort, guide and actively support children and families in the Kindergarten and early years
  • Proven knowledge and experience working with EYLF and VEYLDF
  • Respectful, collaborative approach to communication and relationship building
  • Evaluate and reflect on the learning of each child and plan for the development of the whole child
  • Undertake other classroom and organizational duties as determined by the Director of the Kindergarten or the Head of Campus
  • Liaise with parents and provide regular, timely feedback and assessment of children’s learning and development
  • Participate in activities such as parent/teacher meetings; staff meetings; camps and excursions
  • Undertake ongoing professional growth in line with the school’s strategic direction

A full position description can be found on the Preshil website

Applications close Wednesday 30 September at 12pm

Applicants must be eligible to work in Australia and have current VIT registration

Preshil is committed to the protection of children and young people and safeguarding children from harm

Applications closing Wednesday 30 September 2020