Science teacher, Australia

Posted: 20 May 2020

Rockhampton Grammar School was founded in 1881 and is an independent co-educational day and boarding school private school, educating and caring for students from Prep to Year 12, as well as the Early Learning Years. The School is the largest independent boarding school in Queensland and the second largest co-educational boarding school in Australia. It is a leading school in regional Queensland and one of the foremost schools in regional Australia. The Rockhampton Grammar School has achieved great success in the academic, cultural, sporting and vocational fields over the past 139 years. The School has a total enrolment of 1,377 students who are exposed to our broad curriculum, giving effect to our commitment of Grow in Scholarship and Character.

As part of our teaching team, we provide a supportive, flexible working environment where care for all our staff is an important part of our ethos. We employ motivated people who want to work together to produce excellent outcomes for our students. Our staff are recognised as being central to achieving our mission.

About the role:

The Rockhampton Grammar School is seeking to appoint a Teacher who can deliver an engaging experience to students in Science that will both challenge and inspire learning.

To join in this vibrant school community, you’ll need:

What we offer
In addition to the pure thrill of seeing your students take significant educational leaps, we also offer a range of additional benefits to our staff, including:

Teacher – Science

REPORTS TO: Head of Department – Science
BASIC FUNCTION: Responsible for teaching required subject/s to sufficient skill


Teachers are expected to:



The School takes child protection seriously, and as a staff member or volunteer of The Rockhampton Grammar School, you are required to meet the behaviour standards outlined in our Practice and Behaviour Guidelines. You will receive a copy of these guidelines as part of the induction process.

Therefore as a part of your duties and responsibilities, you are also required to:

Report to management any criminal charges or convictions you receive during the course of your employment that may indicate a possible risk to children and young people.


The successful applicant will be subject to a “Working with Children Check and Criminal Records Check” where applicable. The School undertakes several screening processes to ensure the appropriate protection of children and young people in its care. This includes reference checks, identity checks qualification check and professional registration checks.



1. Read the Notice to all Candidates – Staff Safer Recruitment Policy and Recruitment and Selection Policy on the RGS website (

2. Complete an Application for Employment Form (Teaching Positions) – found on RGS website (

3. Submit your completed Application for Employment Form with your Cover Letter and comprehensive Curriculum Vitae to, apply ASAP.

Only successful applicants will be contacted. Enquiries about the position should be directed to Julien Wright at +61 7 4936 06 06.

  • Closing date: 29/05/2020
  • Country: Australia
  • School: Rockhampton Grammar School
  • Region: Australasia & East Asia
  • Contact:
  • Application url:

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