About UsLuther College is a faith-based coeducational secondary school located in the Melbourne suburb of Croydon Hills, just minutes from the picturesque Yarra Valley. Set on 30 acres, our lush, beautiful grounds together with an extensive range of modern facilities offers students the ideal place to learn, grow and achieve their personal best.Driving innovative, contemporary teaching and learning, our college is committed to providing rich and personalised learning experiences. We encourage student agency and develop the essential knowledge, skills and attributes that our young people need to contribute confidently in their community.Luther College is proud to offer a values-based, Lutheran educational service that promotes a culture of inclusivity and equal opportunity.An OpportunityLuther College seeks to appoint the services of an engaging and enthusiastic classroom English and Humanities teacher to join our talented learning team, commencing Semester 2, Monday 15 July 2024. This is an ongoing, full time teaching position. Experience in Senior English would be advantageous but not essential.The successful candidate will have a high level of understanding and experience of restorative practices and psychology of positive education that enhance student engagement in alignment with pedagogical and wellbeing practices.About YouYou are a teacher who is always learning and improving your practice, passionate about supporting students to become independent in their learning. A teacher who is committed to the holistic development of students in partnership with parents. A strong communicator with great interpersonal skills, you are aware of your impact on all community members and intuitively adjust your style to meet the needs of our students and families.Benefits You Can ExpectOur people are the backbone of our enviable community and culture, and together produce high quality teaching and learning experiences for our students. We offer a range of general and role specific benefits in recognition of the ongoing valuable contributions our staff make. Examples include:15 days personal carer’s leave per yearAccess to 16 weeks paid parental leave (some conditions apply)Fee relief for student tuition fees (some conditions apply)Approximately 5 days paid professional development per yearGenuine opportunities for growth and development through mentoring and professional developmentThe Application ProcessPlease apply via the college employment webpage, addressing your application to the Principal, uploading the following documentation:A cover letter addressing the key selection criteria (please refer to the Position Description)ResumeReferencesEvidence of a valid Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) registration, which will need to be transferred to Luther College if successfully appointedEvidence of your right to work in Australia (copy of your passport or birth certificate)Applications close: Friday 3 May 2024.For recruitment and role enquiries, please contact our People and Development office on 9724 2006.The college reserves the right to make an appointment at any stage of the recruitment process, including prior to the closing date for applications. We thank you for your understanding.Applicants must be willing to support the college’s approach to excellence in Christian co-education.Our Commitment to Child SafetyAll students who attend Luther College have a right to feel and to be safe. The wellbeing and safety of all students in our care is our first priority and we have zero tolerance to child abuse. The college has a commitment to child safety and all staff will be responsible for understanding, applying and promoting the college’s commitment to child safety, and its related policies and procedures.Luther College requires all applicants to undergo a screening process prior to appointment and comply with the college’s Child Protection Program as a prerequisite condition of employment.Visit our website for more information and for a copy of our Child Safety and Wellbeing Policy and Child Safe Program – Child Safety Adult Code of Conduct (www.luther.vic.edu.au).Position Description AUD Croydon Hills 3136