Class 9 and 10 Teacher, 2023

Class 9 and 10 Teacher, 2023
• School: Chrysalis Steiner School, Thora (Bellingen)
• Closing Date: Friday 25 November 2022
• FTE: 0.8
• Email:

We seek a warm, experienced and committed teacher who embraces the
philosophy of Steiner Education and is excited to join and strengthen our
School as a Class 9 and 10 Teacher in our High School Program at 0.8 FTE.

Our School
Chrysalis Steiner School has been established for 40 years and we currently
have around 220 students across classes K-9 (Class 10 in 2023). The School
is located in the Thora Valley, approximately 20 minutes drive from the
picturesque town of Bellingen. Our setting is on a hillside facing National
Parks and beside the stunning Bellinger River, providing a uniquely
beautiful environment for our children.

Key Responsibilities:
• Demonstrate ongoing practice that meets the Australian
Professional Standards of Teachers (Appendix 1).
• Demonstrate a thorough understanding of the NSW syllabus
documents for Stage 5, teaching timetabled classes as required.
• Develop, implement, and evaluate teaching and learning programs
that incorporate differentiated strategies to meet the specific
learning needs of students across a range of abilities, including
working within our integrated curriculum and meeting the
developmental stages of the children.
• Adhere to all curriculum expectations and deadlines as set out by
NESA (NSW Education Standards Authority) and the Chrysalis
Scope and Sequence.
• Create and maintain a positive and engaging learning space for the

• Establish and maintain effective classroom management and
discipline practices to ensure students are safe and supported as
they learn.
• Ensure meaningful and effective assessment practices to inform
programming, teaching and reporting.
• Provide regular and timely feedback to students and their families
regarding progress, achievements, behaviour, and application using
accurate and reliable records.
• Critically engage in professional learning to update knowledge and
practice in Stage 5 and Steiner education.
• Support and promote Chrysalis’ pastoral care and wellbeing
programs, diverse co-curricular programs and extra-curricular
events such as, but not limited to, involvement in carnivals, camps,
excursions, co-curricular activities, and events.
• Attend College meetings, parent-teacher interviews, events, and
playground duties as required.
• Implement relevant programs, policy, and legislative requirements,
including the College’s Code of Conduct, to ensure student
wellbeing and safety.
• Undertake any other duties as directed by the Assistant Education
Director, High School Coordinator or Education Director.

Applications should include:
1. A general expression of interest
2. CV – this includes: Working With Children check, teaching
qualifications, teacher registration, interests, a brief summary of your
career outlining relevant positions you have held and major
3. Please include photographs and examples of content/lessons.
4. Please include how your teaching and ideas will support our school
and work within the Steiner curriculum.
5. The names, positions and telephone contact numbers for at least
three referees who can comment on your suitability for this
position, including one referee at your current school.

Preliminary enquiries may be directed to the Education Director on (02)
6655 8616.
Applications close Friday 25 November 2022 and should be submitted
electronically to