Employment Opportunities

Prince of Peace Lutheran College is a K-12 co-educational, independent, Christian school located at Everton Hills in the north-western suburbs of Brisbane.  The College was established by the Prince of Peace Lutheran Congregation in 1984 to provide quality Christian education to the children of the community.

Prince of Peace Lutheran College offers classes on two sites from Kindergarten to Year 12 with approximately 820 students enrolled.  The Junior Campus (K-6) is located at Rogers Parade West, Everton Park.  The Middle & Senior Campus, 1 km away at Henderson Road, Everton Hills was opened in July 2009 and is currently home to Years 7-12.


The College is currently advertising for the following:

  • Classroom Teacher (P-6) Upper Primary (including contemporary learning) (FTE 0.4 Contract)
  • Finance Officer / Accounts Receivable (Applications Close 29.11.21)
  • Junior Campus (P-6) Relief Teachers

Teacher of Primary Years (P-6) Physical Education (including Sports Coordinator)

(Applications Close 5 December 2021)

Position Description

The College is seeking a Primary Years (P-6) Physical Education Teacher (including Sports Coordinator) (FTE 0.8) who is enthusiastic, innovative, dedicated, and willing to support the Christian ethos of the College.

  • This is a permanent part time, FTE 0.8, position, commencing on Thursday 13th January 2022.
  • Both Physical Education Teaching and Sports Coordination are a requirement of this position.
  • Must be available for an interview the week commencing 6 December.
  • Applications are invited from suitably qualified and committed professionals who are enthusiastic, innovative and dedicated, and who are willing to support the Christian ethos of the College and develop as an educator in a team environment.

SELECTION CRITERIA

1. Demonstrated skills which reflect commitment to, and understanding of, the Christian ethos of the College

2. Demonstrated professional skills

  • Ability to develop professional relationships with children
  • Ability to develop professional relationships with staff, colleagues, parents and members of the community

3. Demonstrated ability to plan and implement high quality teaching and learning programs

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Queensland Curriculum and Syllabus documents
  • Ability to integrate ICTs as cross curricular priorities in the curriculum

4. Knowledge and Qualifications

  • An appropriate tertiary qualification in education
  • Current registration with the Queensland College of Teachers (or able to obtain registration).

Applications (PDF), addressed to the Head of College, must include the following :

  1. Covering letter (maximum 1 page)
  2. A statement addressing the selection criteria (maximum 2 pages)
  3. CV including 2 referees

Email: careers@princeofpeace.qld.edu.au
The College will be in contact with those applicants who have been successful in being selected for an interview. Interviews will be conducted the week commencing 6 December.

No late applications will be considered.

The College reserves the right to commence interviews as applications are received.


Finance Officer / Accounts Receivable

(Applications Close 29 November 2021)

Position Description

The College is seeking a dynamic, capable and committed individual to work within our busy Finance Team, who is willing to support the Christian ethos of the College.

The successful applicant will:

  • Be motivated and capable
  • Have a strong set of finance skills and the ability to relate well to all members of the College community
  • Hold a current Positive Notice Blue Card

This role encompasses all matters of financial processing and reconciliations, fee and other debtor collection, supporting all finance functions of the College Business Office.

The successful applicant will also coordinate Bus Bookings and billing for Bus Usage and be trained to manage the College payment systems including e-commerce and POS.

Ideally, the successful applicant will have a broad experience that allows them to support the Business Office Assistant in their role, as well as acting as a backup for payroll (training provided).

The implementation of financial policies and procedures through building strong working relationships with all staff members is an essential part of this role. In addition, the College requires someone with skills to enable them to initiate and implement process improvements. You will do this through using technology to focus less on repetitive transactions and more on value adding.

This role will suit an applicant who is looking to work within a dynamic and energetic team, seeking to continually develop and grow their skills, professional and personal development.

School experience is not essential, however the successful applicant will need to be able to demonstrate that they understand the unique aspects of school operations and the ability to actively demonstrate the values and Christian Ethos of the College in all aspects of their work.

This is a permanent full-time role, although additional leave during non-term time weeks could be negotiated.

Prior to application, a confidential discussion is welcome, with the College Business Manager (3872 5700).

This role is not suited to those who prefer to work strictly to routines and readily predictable work patterns.

Applications will only be accepted if the following instructions are followed:

  1. Send a covering letter (1 page maximum), CV and Response to the Selection Criteria (listed below) to careers@princeofpeace.qld.edu.au
  2. Applications are due no later than 4pm Monday 29 November 2021
  3. Submissions in PDF document format only (single merged document is preferred)

SELECTION CRITERIA

  1. Describe your bookkeeping/accounting experience and qualifications (1/2 page limit)
  2. Indicate why you will be able to communicate effectively with staff, parents and members of the school leadership team. (1/2 page limit)
  3. Explain why you will demonstrate initiative, planning and organisational skills, to be able to prioritise and meet deadlines (1/2 page limit)
  4. Explain your experience and capabilities working with systems and digital platforms. Why will you be capable of managing ecommerce, POS and other online payment platforms? Explain why you will be quick to learn new systems and embrace technology solutions?
  5. Do you have, or are you eligible to receive, a positive Blue Card Notice for working with children prior to commencement? Refer http://www.bluecard.qld.gov.au for more information.

No late applications will be considered.

The College will be in contact with those applicants who have been successful in being selected for an interview.

 


Junior Campus (P-6) Relief Teachers

 

The College is seeking to increase its team of relief Teachers and welcomes expressions of interest from suitably qualified and committed Primary Years Teachers who are enthusiastic, innovative, dedicated, and who are willing to support the Christian ethos of the College.

Information that is sent by email should be in either Word or PDF format.

Interested Teachers are invited to submit a cover letter and CV to:  careers@princeofpeace.qld.edu.au