Gawa Christian School

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Gäwa Christian School in Elcho Island is seeking a teacher who exhibits joy, humility and grace, rooted in a passion for Jesus and love for people. We are excited to see who God calls, either a generalist classroom teacher able to deliver meaningful numeracy and literacy programs to EAL/D secondary learners or a specialist teacher willing to share expertise in music, art, health or technology studies across our Transition to Year 10 school. The successful candidate will demonstrate a desire and ability to work alongside a team of both indigenous and non-indigenous colleagues and community members. A visit to Gäwa will be part of the recruitment process.

For more information, please contact the Principal, Mrs Rachel Herweynen, via email You are encouraged to share with her your God-given passions, hopes and questions about living and teaching in a remote homeland. For general information please contact us as per details given.

Position commences 17 January 2019 or as negotiated

Applications close 1 November 2018

*Position may be filled sooner if a suitable applicant is found



  • Demonstrate an active Christian commitment
  • Completion of the NT Christian Schools application form and a cover letter addressing  the key areas of responsibilities (available on website)
  • Current CV
  • NT Teacher registration 
  • NT Working with Children Clearance (Ochre Card)
  • Recent Criminal History Check (issued within the last 12 months)


Start Date
17 January 2019 12:00 am
Contact person
Human Resources
Contact phone
08 8920 4355
Application Closing date
01 November 2018 12:00 am
Contact email
School webpage
Gäwa, Elcho Island, NT

Attached document

GCS Job Advertisement Teacher October 2018.pdf

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