DALE Christian School NSW


DALE Christian School seeks a well-qualified and experienced teacher with special education qualifications to teach our Stage 5 class in Cessnock in 2018.


DALE Christian School is a Christian School where students with emotional, social and intellectual disabilities attend. We value staff who are innovative, love working with students with complex needs and who support our core values: Christ first; Do what is right; Serve one another; Strive for excellence and Build community. If this sounds like you and you want to join our team who are changing lives by inspiring young people, you are invited to apply.


Teachers at St Philip’s Christian College are to assist students in fulfilling the College’s mission and vision statement that includes the goal of quality Christian education. Teachers therefore require Christian relationship and organisational characteristics of a high order.

Aims of DALE Christian School 

·         To provide a program that will enable students to continue their education in an environment that is both flexible and supportive of their particular needs. The School aims to maximise their employment and educational opportunities and enhance their life skills within a Christian community.

·         To support them in all areas of their lives, enabling them to discover their God purpose through pursuit of their educational and employment aspirations.

Professional Requirements:

·         Proven ability to engage students in the learning process

·         Skills and experience in teaching literacy and numeracy, and engaging students inlearning through doing

·         Special education qualifications may include either pre service and/or post graduate qualification

·         Proven successful experience teaching students with emotional, social and intellectual disabilities

·         See education as part of a bigger case management plan

·         A willingness to pursue courses that would increase competence

·         An understanding of the vision and nature of Christian education

·         Excellent time-management and organisation skills

·         Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Personal Requirements:

·         Personal relationship with God

·         Follower of Jesus Christ

·         Good communication and team skills

·         High organisational skills

·         Professional presentation and a pleasant manner 


Start Date
23 January 2018 12:00 am
Contact person
Bronwyn Thoroughgood
Contact phone
02 4949 2929
Application Closing date
16 October 2017 12:00 am
Contact email
School webpage
Cessnock, NSW

Attached document

DALE-Stage 5 Teacher Cessnock 2018.pdf


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