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Physical Education Teacher – Thursdays and Fridays

St. Thomas Aquinas School is seeking a suitably qualified teacher of Physical Education. The position starts on Thursday April 22 2021 and at this stage concludes on Friday December 17 2021.

Experienced teachers of Physical Education or Graduate teachers with appropriate degrees in Physical Education are both welcome to apply.

The St. Thomas Aquinas Community is committed to the safety, wellbeing and protection of all children in our care and expects the successful applicant to possess the same commitment.

The position is 0.44 FTE. Physical Education lessons for Foundation to Year 6 occur on Thursday and Friday.

Interested teachers are encouraged to contact the principal on 5275 3560 prior to submitting applications.

Applicants must be registered with the Victorian Institute of Teaching and be passionate about physical education.

Please send an application, composed of a short introductory letter which describes the skills and abilities which satisfy this application and a no more than two page summary of work history, qualifications, VIT Registration Number and two referees – to :


Please complete the attached Application for Employment Form and submit with application.

Applications close on Thursday March 25. Short-listed candidates will be interviewed on Monday March 29.

Positions are advertised online at Teachers on Net 

About you

  • you are a team player
  • you have empathy
  • you understand about the effects of trauma on children and their families
  • you are emotionally intelligent
  • you are resilient
  • you are a learner
  • you understand how children learn
  • you work efficiently
  • you understand your areas of strengths and areas of development
  • you develop positive relationships with children, parents and fellow staff members
  • you are prepared to step out of your comfort zone
  • you have child safety at the forefront of your thinking
  • you are committed to being a positive role model for our students
  • you are committed to sharing your faith with the school community.

What we offer

  • above award release time
  • support (financial and practical) with professional learning – CEM courses, University courses
  • support for study days
  • coaching program for further development
  • on-site cafe for great coffee
  • an exciting, rewarding yet challenging community to work with
  • up to date technology for learning and teaching
  • modern learning spaces that encompass the best design features for learning staff wellbeing initiatives.