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Teacher - Various - North Queensland Region

Various schools in North Queensland Region

Teach Queensland There is something for everyone in beautiful North Queensland. We are currently seeking enthusiastic, proactive and resilient teachers to join our dynamic workforce of teaching professionals in 2021 and beyond. Our region encompasses a variety of schools including primary, secondary and special schools and schools of distance education... there’s something for everyone. Whether you are just beginning your teaching career or looking for your next teaching adventure, apply now!

Job details

Position status Permanent,Temporary
Position type Full-time,Part-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification Teacher
Workplace Location Central West Qld,Mackay region,North West Qld,Townsville region
Job ad reference QLD/NQR360651/21
Closing date 31-Dec-2021
Job duration
Contact person North Queensland Recruitment Team
Contact details E: | P: (07) 4758 3357
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North Queensland has so much on offer - from coastal living and breathtaking island scenery, to outback experiences stretching to Camooweal in the far west. The region is home to welcoming communities, a laid-back culture, rich history and ancient landscapes waiting to be explored. The major regional city, Townsville, provides all of the modern conveniences of a big city without the stress. No matter where your passion lies, North Queensland offers fantastic opportunities for teachers in any stage of their career. CLICK HERE to find out more about the diverse locations in our beautiful region!

All applicants will be considered for 2021 teaching vacancies available in various locations throughout North Queensland.

If you have a relevant teaching qualification or are working towards one, the North Queensland Region Recruitment Team are interested to hear from you. Please apply online with a copy of your current resume and any other information to support your application. Graduates are encouraged to also submit a copy of a completed practicum/internship reports with their application.

To find out more about Teaching in Queensland State Schools visit our website -

What's in it for you?

In addition to the pure thrill of seeing your students take significant educational leaps, we also offer a range of additional benefits to our teachers, including:

  • A highly attractive remuneration package, generous superannuation, salary sacrificing options and leave loading
  • Considerable relocation assistance, if required
  • Heavily subsidised teacher accommodation for singles, couples and families (subject to availability, upon application; not available in Townsville)
  • Access to a range of additional benefits through our Remote Area Incentive Scheme (RAIS) (only available in Transfer Rating 4-7 schools)

Above all, as a teacher at in North Queensland you will have the opportunity to challenge yourself and work towards your career goals.

HELP (HECS) Debt Support for Remote Teachers:

To be eligible for this initiative you must be employed in a teaching position at of the schools listed below. This initiative will remit all or part of your accumulated HELP debt after you have been engaged in a teaching position, including as an early childhood teacher, for four years in a very remote location in Australia.

Further information is also available on the Frequently Asked Questions page.

How to apply:

Simply click the Green 'Apply online' button below, enter your personal details and as per the School's request, applicants are required to submit:

  • A current Curriculum Vitae
  • Contact details for 2 referees (One of whom is your current or most recent supervisor. If you have previously held a teaching role it is expected that your referees hold a supervisory/leadership role within the school)
  • Pre-service teachers are advised to include any completed practicum reports, mentor/referee statements, and unofficial academic transcript for current course of study.

**Applicants are encouraged to commence and submit their application as early as possible as the Department of Education reserves the right to reduce the application period and/or remove the job advertisement  early should a suitable applicant be found.**

Further information

We are committed to building inclusive cultures in the Queensland public sector that respect and promote human rights and diversity.

Applicants are to apply online. Applications may be used to fill other similar vacancies and will remain current for up to 12 months. Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.


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26 May 2021

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