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Teacher Community Language Arabic (0.4FTE) - Carlton Public School

Organisation/Entity: Teaching Service
Job Category:
  • Schools | Teachers
Job Location:
  • Sydney Region
Job Reference Number: 00005ODH
Number of Positions: 1
Total Remuneration Package: Remuneration package valued at up to $115,446.00. Base salary ranges from $65,608.00 to $104,154.00, plus leave loading and employer's contribution to superannuation. Base salary rates above the minimum are available depending on experience.
Contact: 02 9587 3717 - Leigh Rasmussen
Closing Date: 29/11/2017 - 04:00 PM
Principal Network: Georges River
Staffing Area: St George
School Name: Carlton Public School
FTE: 0.400


Position Information

Carlton Public School has a current enrolment of 875 students. The school is situated in the Sydney suburb of Bexley. Students are organised into a structure of 34 classes from Kindergarten to Year 6 and come from diverse socio-economic and cultural backgrounds, with 91% of students come from language backgrounds other than English and 1% identify as Indigenous Australians. Carlton PS has a strong academic focus with programs to extend every student.


A dedicated staff team of early career and experienced teachers is supported by a collegial approach to ongoing professional development. Parental involvement is highly valued and the Parents and Citizens’ Association plays a vital role in supporting school programs and improving educational outcomes for all students.


The school provides a safe and secure learning environment which is underpinned by the Positive Behaviour for Learning program (PBL). Specialist learning support teachers ensure all student needs are met and students reach their full potential. The school has an extensive and popular community languages program. Every student Kindergarten to Year 6 learn a language other than English two hours per week. There are currently 9 teaching staff in the language team including Community Language Other Than English (C/LOTE) Maori, Macedonian, Arabic, Chinese and Greek and Language Other Than English (LOTE) Indonesian.

Selection Criteria

1. Approval to teach Arabic community language (Primary).

2. Approval to teach K-6 with demonstrated capacity to inspire and challenge students in a quality teaching learning environment with an emphasis on effective management skills.

3. Capacity and /or willingness to teach Creative and Practical Arts programs.

4. Understanding of and sensitivity to the needs of students from a language background other than English.

Special Notes

Applicants are to include details of their WWCC clearance number as part of this application.


This position is a permanent part-time (0.4FTE).


The two days required for this position is Tuesday and Wednesday and not negotiable, as the advertised position will supplement the existing Arabic program.