St Joseph’s School, Northam is a Catholic co-educational School, in the picturesque Avon Valley, catering for the education of approximately 680 students from Pre-Kindergarten to Year 12.  St Joseph's School is situated off Great Eastern Highway and is just 90 km from the Perth CBD.  The School has over 130 years of providing a caring environment and prides itself as a learning centre with programs to cater for all students.

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2020 Primary Teacher – Full-time, Ongoing

Commencement date: 1 January 2020

Applications must contain a cover letter addressing the Selection Criteria along with the School’s Application Form which is available below.

Selection Requirements:
Special skills are needed and applications are invited from applicants who possess the following attributes:
•  A Catholic teacher holding an Accreditation to Teach Religious Education.
•  Able to demonstrate highly competent classroom management and learning area skills.
•  Possess a sound knowledge of the Western Australian Curriculum.
•  Be a creative, flexible and enthusiastic educator who understands and can demonstrate the importance of Technolgy being embedded
   and integrated into the classroom.
•  Experience with or an understanding of Explicit Instruction and Classroom Differentiation.
•  Be an enthusiastic and cooperative team person who will work collaboratively with all teachers and the Leadership Team.
•  Be able to work closely with the Parish and parents.
•  Show initiative and participate fully in school activities.
•  Demonstrate a high degree of professionalism and excellent communication and organisational skills.
•  Hold relevant 4 year tertiary qualifications.

Applications close at 3.00pm Tuesday 27 August 2019

Applications should be addressed to the Principal and sent to the Principal’s Secretary at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Download Primary Teacher Application