Primary/Secondary Teachers

Job No: NYA11
Location: Central NT

  • Enjoy up to $111,000 + relocation assistance + remote allowance + plus 10% super
  • Private accommodation with all utilities including internet + work laptop provided!
  • Leverage literacy, numeracy, and opportunities whilst enjoying extensive rewards with few outgoings!

Indigenous applicants and driven graduates are strongly encouraged to apply. 

‘Forward Together’ 

Nyangatjatjara College currently has unique and exciting opportunities for experienced and impassioned Secondary and Primary Teachers to teach Anangu students from remote Central Australian communities. This is a fantastic opportunity to leverage the level of literacy, numeracy, and opportunities whilst enjoying extensive rewards and few outgoings. 

Your primary objective will be to develop and deliver a broad, balanced, and culturally appropriate curriculum that is suited to the needs of all students. 

You will apply relevant, evidence-based pedagogical strategies that cater to the needs of remote Anangu youth, encouraging a learning experience that affords opportunities to our students. As such, this role presents equal parts challenge and enrichment. 

Some of your key responsibilities include (but are not limited to): 

  • Plan and deliver engaging lessons that foster improvement in learning outcomes and prepare students for employment;
  • Ensure all learning styles are considered with an empathetic and pragmatic approach;
  • Ensure literacy, numeracy, and information communication technology are central in the teaching and learning experience;
  • Source and liaise with stakeholders to facilitate pre-employment opportunities for students. 

About the Perks

This is your chance to get involved with a dynamic, supportive and social workplace, and experience the true Australian outback in a way that most people don’t get to! Join a supportive environment where growth is encouraged and work/life balance is paramount. 

You can anticipate an exciting suite of benefits: 

  • Salary up to $111,000 (depending on experience) plus relocation assistance of up to $1200; 
  • Private accommodation with all utilities included; 
  • Significantly increase your take-home pay with a remote allowance; 
  • Access up to $15,900 in salary sacrificing options; 
  • A fantastic onboarding program followed by regular staff events like dinner in Yulara! 

As with our ethos - ‘forward together’ - Nyangatjatjara College encourages growth and offers ongoing professional development opportunities. We are a highly collaborative team that appreciate innovation so you can anticipate lively discussions, weekly whole-staff meetings, and more.

Lastly, look forward to engaging in and learning about Anangu culture as you live and interact with our students and families in stable, dry communities. As a result, our team attest to living out here as being truly one of the most rewarding and enriching experiences, both professionally in the classroom and personally out on land. Learn more about our communities and education precincts here

About You 

Our ideal Teacher is proactive and community-driven, seeking to cast light on opportunities for our beautiful school community. The person best equipped for this role will bring: 

  • A creative, problem-solving mindset with a sense of humour; 
  • Resilence and the ability to maintain professional standards in challenging circumstances;
  • Ambition to promote the school's ethos and effective strategies to monitor motivation and morale. 

A dedication to providing effective learning programs and employing diverse strategies to cater to the cultural needs of our students is essential. You'll be joining a small but strong team committed to providing our students with the most motivating education possible. 

Please note: before commencing you will need to obtain an NT Working with Children Card. 

About Your New Team

Nyangatjatjara College opened its doors for the first time on July 21st, 1997. In the first five years of its life, the college grew from one building to multiple buildings at four campuses, based in the communities we serve. We provide secondary education across three remote communities and primary education in one (Docker River). Our college is on Anangu country and our students and families speak Pitjantjatjara as their first language - English is often their third or fourth language.

Explore the magnificent lands, and culture of Anangu lands in Central Australia. Engage in the plethora of adventures available at your doorstep whilst living a life you love in a team of extraordinary, dedicated teachers. 

If you are looking for a role in which you can drive positive change - Apply Now!

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