Covenant Christian School ACT


A full-time, permanent position teaching students in the Infants/junior primary level of the school. 


Applicants must be Australian citizens (or meet all Australian residency requirements), hold (or be able to readily obtain) an ACT Teacher Quality Institute registration card and satisfy ACT 'Working with Vulnerable People' legislation requirements. Applications must be submitted on the School's Teacher Application form and be accompanied by:

i) a concise statement of the applicant's educational philosophy (eg.1-2 pages); and

ii) a document that addresses each item listed in the Selection Criteria. The School's Teacher Application form and Teacher Selection Criteria may be found on Covenant's website:  

The applicant is expected to:

* Be a committed Christian who is a member of, and actively involved in, a local Protestant Church.

* Be part of a staff team that seeks to honour God in all that it does.

* Have a commitment to educational excellence.

* Contribute to the life of the School community.

* Be a good model of personal dress, manner, language, humility and humour.

* Hold a 4 year Bachelor of Education degree (or equivalent).

* Obtain and/or maintain Teacher Registration with the ACT Teacher Quality Institute (TQI).

* Obtain and/or maintain the ACT Working With Vulnerable People card.

NOTE: An appreciation of an intensive phonics-based language program (eg. Spalding) is highly desirable. Training will be provided if required.


Start Date
29 January 2018 12:00 am
Contact person
Martin Keast
Contact phone
02 6294 2455
Application Closing date
20 October 2017 12:00 am
Contact email
School webpage
Tuggeranong, ACT


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