Exceptional Class 5/6 Teacher Part-time Commencing Term 3

We seek a warm, experienced, and committed teacher who embraces the philosophy of Steiner Education and is excited to join and strengthen a developing school in Agnes Water.

Our School

Open since January 2017, Goora Gan Steiner School is located by a surf beach four hours north of Noosa on the Queensland coast. There are 65 students enrolled across P-Class 6 including Prep, Class 1/2, Class 3/4 and Class 5/6.

Goora Gan Steiner School has a focus on quality teaching and seeks professionals with a strong understanding of, and flexibility to work creatively with the Steiner curriculum to meet the needs of multi-age classes and the children of the community.

The Role

The 0.6FTE position is a permanent, ongoing role, primarily teaching Class 5/6 Main Lessons and some associated specialty sessions as per the school timetable allocated hours and school operational needs.


0.6FTE position includes the following face to face teaching time:

  • Monday and Tuesday 8:00-2:45pm
  • Wednesday and Thursday 8:00am – 11:30am.

Key Qualities:

  1. Love of children and a passion for teaching and learning
  2. Excellent, demonstrated communication skills
  3. A sound understanding and demonstrated application of child centred pedagogy, and experience with upper primary years in Steiner education
  4. Proven Curriculum programming, assessment, reporting and documentation skills
  5. Understanding of being a professional within a small community

 The successful applicant will meet the following Essential Criteria:

  • Full registration with the Queensland College of Teachers prior to commencement (QCOT)
  • Minimum of three years full-time teaching experience
  • Experience in, or willingness to learn Steiner pedagogy

 Applications should include:

  • An expression of interest
  • An application which addresses the qualities listed above
  • Demonstrated proof as regards essential criteria
  • Current CV with two referees (including current/most recent employer)
Goora Gan Steiner School
22 May 2024
Melissa Thomson