Advertised Vacancy Number: IPS/TCH790086
Who are we looking for?
Are you flexible and resilient, with the potential to quickly and easily build positive and productive relationships with staff, students and the community? Are you committed to improving outcomes for students in rural, regional and remote schools?
If so, apply to join our Teacher Flying Squad.
We are seeking applications from eligible, qualified early childhood, primary and secondary teachers available during the 2023 school year.
About the role
Flying Squad teachers fill short term, last minute vacancies in our rural, regional and remote schools.
It is important to be able to quickly and readily engage students. Our Flying Squad team have success where they can use a range of teaching skills, have a strong knowledge of the curriculum and utilise effective classroom management strategies.
Please read the attached information pack to determine if you are eligible to join our team of Flying Squad teachers.
Why join us?
This is an exciting opportunity for teachers who are not appointed to a school for 2023. Teachers who are appointed to a teaching position for 2023 are also encouraged to apply, and should attach line manager approval for inclusion to the flying squad to their application.
Appointments are usually for periods of between four and ten weeks. It’s a great way to explore Western Australia while teaching in our amazing country schools. You can read more from one of our teachers in her travel blog.
Our Teacher Flying Squad members receive free accommodation and travel to and from the location of any appointment.
Do you want to know more about working and living in rural, regional and remote Western Australia?
The Department’s careers website, individual school websites, Schools Online, tourism and council websites are great sources of information about schools and locations.
You can submit an application at any time during the term of this pool. If you are placed in the pool, you will be contacted to establish your availability for individual appointments.
Want to learn more about this amazing opportunity? and connect with our team online to discover what does it mean to join our squad! Register now for our Teacher Flying Squad - Live Chat Wednesday, 25 October 2023 from 4:00om-4:30pm.
Placement to the pool is not a guarantee of an offer of employment.
Further information regarding this pool, including how to apply can be found in the attached information pack. This attachment contains important information regarding eligibility and the application process.
Further information can be found on the Department’s careers website.
Applicants should read this information prior to submitting an application.
For further job related information:
Please contact Kelly Hartzenberg, School Staffing Consultant, by telephoning (08) 9264 5315 or emailing email@example.com
All applications are submitted online. Select “Apply for Job”, at either the top or bottom of this screen and follow the instructions on your screen.
Applications must be submitted before 4.30pm (WST) on Thursday, 30 November 2023.
APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE
PROFORMA, FAXED, HAND DELIVERED, POSTED, AND EMAILED ARE NOT ACCEPTED.