English Teacher

Maitland Christian School

Applications Close: 14 Jun 2024

Commencement Date: 22 Jul 2024


With solid growth of the School in the local community, student numbers and facilities, we are in a great stage of School development.

Maitland Christian School is excited to be seeking expressions of interest for a Full-time ongoing English Teacher role commencing at the start of Term 3, 2024.  Experience teaching Senior classes and the ability to teach other subject areas as well as English is welcomed. Part-time is available to the right candidate.

In this role, you will be working as part of a great English team in a highly supportive environment.

Suitable applicants will be interviewed as they apply.

Apply online by visiting our Employment Page  www.maitlandcs.nsw.edu.au/contact-us/employment/

We reserve the right to close this position prior to the application closing date should a suitable applicant be found.

Essential Criteria

  • A teacher with a passion for transformational Christian Education integrated into the curriculum and delivered in a framework with an increasing missional focus;
  • An ability to actively subscribe to and promote the foundational beliefs and doctrines of Maitland Christian School Limited;
  • A relational and empowering educator, able to grow student vision and capacity for learning in a Christian Education framework;
  • Demonstrating skills in relating to students, staff, parents, and the broader community;
  • A collaborative learner, able to work as part of flexible teams, to pursue ongoing excellence;
  • An education professional with a growing knowledge of their learning area, pedagogy, and innovation;
  • Experience teaching English throughout Years 7-12;
  • Able to demonstrate skills and flexibility to work with staff, students, and parents in a vibrant learning environment.
  • A committed Christian actively involved in their local church;
  • A willingness to learn, grow and be coached as a teacher;
  • Demonstrating well-developed communication, administration and interpersonal skills.

Selection Process

The School’s Selection Committee will consider applications as they are submitted and prepare a shortlist of candidates for interview.  The School may move more quickly to interview highly suitable applicants.  It is expected that at least one round of interviews will be undertaken with the successful applicant appointed to the School staff, ideally commencing duties at the beginning of Term Three 2024.

All children and young people who come to a Maitland Christian School Ltd campus have a right to feel and be safe.  We are committed to providing a child safe and child friendly environment, where children and young people are safe and feel safe and are able to actively participate in decisions that affect their lives.  The School’s Statement of Commitment to Child Safety has been designed to reflect the National Principles for Child Safe Organisation which is a responsibility of ALL staff.


Salary will align with NSW Christian Schools Teaching Staff Multi-Enterprise Agreement 2020-2023 at the successful applicant’s level of responsibility and experience.

Have a Questions?

If you would like further information, please contact us at – [email protected]

Interested in Applying?

Maitland is a growing and vibrant city located in the beautiful Lower Hunter Valley in regional NSW.  It offers a picturesque rural setting combined with excellent community facilities that make it an attractive regional location.  With proximity to Newcastle and nearness to Sydney, all of the benefits of regional NSW living are available while accessing more extensive city opportunities.

The English Coordinator (Years 7 – 12) is a member of the School Executive Team to advance the Purpose, Values, and Strategic Intentions of Maitland Christian School in the School’s Secondary department.

A strategic and relational leader, the English Coordinator, will oversee and empower the English staff to further enable the flourishing of the Secondary School in their pursuit of excellence in Christian Education and faith development.  They will also contribute to the richness of the School Executive team and the broader life of the school.

To apply for this job please visit www.maitlandcs.nsw.edu.au.

For enquiries please contact Kath Hirons on 0249337633 or [email protected]

To apply for this job please visit www.maitlandcs.nsw.edu.au.

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