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Lauriston Girls’ School, established in 1901, is an independent girls’ school with a fine history of academic achievement and innovative programs.

Lauriston is one of Australia’s leading schools and is committed to excellence in girls’ education. The School offers the VCE and International Baccalaureate, a remote campus experience at Year 9, the Reggio Emilia inspired programme in Kindergarten and a team of highly professional and dedicated teachers from Kindergarten to Year 12.

 

Applications are invited for the following positions:

Applications for all 2015 Teaching Roles close on Wednesday 20 August.

ARMADALE CAMPUS

Teachers – Junior School Classroom

Full time ongoing (1 position)

Full time contract (3 positions)

Start Date: Term 1 2015

We are seeking experienced Class Room teachers with the capacity to teach across the primary levels. The successful applicant will have the ability to work within a team teaching environment.

Please refer to the general teacher position description.

 

Teacher of Chinese – Junior and Senior

Part time ongoing

Start Date: Term 1 2015

We are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced Teacher of Chinese who will have responsibility for teaching students in Prep - Year10.

Please refer to the general teacher position description.

 

Teacher of IB English - Armadale

Full time ongoing

Start Date: Term 1 2015

We are seeking an outstanding suitably qualified, experienced and highly motivated Teacher of English who will have responsibility for teaching our students in senior classes (Years 7-12). Applicants must have previous experience in teaching IB English.

Please refer to the general teacher position description.

 

Teacher of English (with EAL experience)

Full time ongoing

Start Date: Term 1 2015

We are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced Teacher of English who will teach students in senior classes (Years 7-12). Prior experience in teaching EAL is essential.

Please refer to the general teacher position description.

 

Teacher of Art (Senior School)

Part time ongoing

Start Date: Term 1 2015

We are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced, and innovative educator of Art to teach students in Years 7-12.

Please refer to the general teacher position description.

Download the General Teacher Position Description

 

HOWQUA CAMPUS

Applications are invited for the following positions located at our Howqua Campus (near Mansfield, Victoria) a residential campus for Lauriston’s Year 9 students. The academic program runs from Thursday to Sunday inclusive and successful applicants will be required to work on the weekend. Please note as these roles are located at our year 9 residential campus, successful applicants will be required to live on Campus or in the district. Staff are also involved in the School’s outdoor program.

The commencement date for these roles is mid-January, 2015.

 

Teacher of English – Howqua Campus

Full time ongoing

Start Date: Term 1 2015

We are seeking an outstanding suitably qualified and experienced Teacher of English who will have responsibility for teaching our Year 9 students.

Please refer to the general teacher position description.

Teacher of Art – Howqua Campus

Full time ongoing

Start Date: Term 1 2015

We are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced, highly motivated and innovative educator of Art to fill this position.

Please see the general teaching position description.

Download the General Teacher Position Description

 

Howqua Campus Assistants

Full time ongoing

Start Date: Term 1 2015

We are seeking to appoint energetic, enthusiastic Assistants to work with staff and students at the School’s Howqua Campus.  The successful applicant will be willing to undertake a variety of tasks and be actively involved in the outdoor program. Previous experience in a school environment will be well regarded.

Some weekend work and after hours work will be required.

Applications close: Wednesday 20 August 2014

Download Howqua Assistant Position Description

 

Applications should be addressed to:

The Principal

Lauriston Girls’ School

38 Huntingtower Road (PO Box 8110)

ARMADALE VIC 3143

E jobs@lauriston.vic.edu.au

F: 9822 7950

 

Working at Lauriston - Workplace Gender Equality

Lauriston Girls’ School has been awarded the Employer of Choice for Women by the Equal opportunity for Women in the Workplace Agency (EOWA) in 2012/2013. The School has received the citation since 2008. The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) has now replaced the EOWA.

Our primary business is the education of young women and we are a girls’ school that strives to provide equal opportunity for all our students whilst at School and beyond School.

Lauriston Girls’ School is committed to the principles of merit and ensuring that job opportunities are provided to the most suitable person regardless of gender. The Workplace Gender Equality (WGE) program is integrally linked to the School’s Strategic Plan. We also encourage and promote gender equality amongst our staff.

The principal objectives of our WGE policy are to:

- Promote the principle that employment for women and men should be dealt with on the basis of merit;

- Promote elimination of discrimination and the provision of equal employment opportunity for women and men in relation to employment matters among employers;

- Foster workplace consultation between employer and employees on issues concerning equal opportunity for women and men in relation to employment;

- Provide equal remuneration for women and men for work of equal or comparable value;

- Provide full and equal participation of women in the workforce;

- Provide full and genuine access to all occupations including to leadership roles for women and men;

- Eliminate discrimination on the basis of gender particularly in relation to family and caring responsibilities for both women and men; and

- Meet the requirements of the Workplace Gender Equality Act 2012, which requires the School to report annually to the WGE Agency.

Susan Just

Principal