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Reference No : 10984 External Position Closing Date: Friday 23 April, 2021
Location MAYFIELD St Dominic's Centre
Vacancy TypePermanent Part Time
Hours/FTE0.25 FTE
Description The Teacher Librarian develops and implements the school library program and manages the school's learning resources, in addition to undertaking the duties of a teacher.
Position Requirements The applicant will be a qualified Teacher Librarian, and have experience in library management.

The Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults, preventing those in our care from suffering abuse or neglect. The Diocese is committed to being compliant with the National Principles for Child Safe Organisations and the National Catholic Safeguarding Standards. All employees are required to undergo a National Police Check, retain a valid NSW Working with Children Check and ensure compliance with our safeguarding policies, the Diocesan Safeguarding Commitment Statement and the Code’s of Conduct.
Essential Criteria • A preparedness to embrace the ethos and values of St Dominic’s Centre

• experience in a teacher/ librarian role.

Note: New Scheme and Returning Teachers area required to be members of the NSW Institute of Teachers
Desirable Criteria • Teacher Librarian Qualifications, and/ or Special Education Qualifications.

• have an awareness of the need to promote the School Library and its services as a vital facility for the school community;

• knowledge of Oliver library software and information technology', or willingness to learn;

• must have demonstrable ability to plan and evaluate collaboratively with teachers and incorporate technology and information literacy through the KLAs;

• ability to work efficiently and collaboratively with library staff to ensure the efficient operation of the school library

• possess the skills necessary to successfully communicate with all - parents, students and staff;

• have recent classroom experience in a specialised setting.

• be highly competent in the integration of Learning Technologies.
Conditions of EmploymentSalary is in accordance with New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory Catholic Systemic Schools Enterprise Agreement 2020.
Applications Close Friday 23 April, 2021
InstructionsForward your Curriculum Vitae together with a covering letter addressing selection criteria via email (preferred) as one pdf to the contact person.
Contact Name Telephone
  Rachel Jones ( 4968 1295
Applications to:

By email (preferred):

Rachel Jones

By post:

St Dominic's Centre
76 Havelock Street

Specific School Requirements/ Additional Info To apply: Please provide a cover letter (maximum 3 pages) addressing the selection criteria along with your resume to be emailed as one pdf document (Ref: 10984) to no later than 4PM. Applicants should nominate at least two (2) referees including, one of whom must be their current principal. If you are applying as a Graduate Teacher, please provide contact details for your most recent Supervising Teacher. If you are not currently working in a school, please provide your previous supervisor/principal. Please ensure you provide out of hours contact details for your referees also, not providing these details can delay the recruitment process. *Please note, not adequately addressing the selection criteria may result in your application not being shortlisted*