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English / HSIE / TAS Teachers

Carinya Christian School Tamworth is now receiving applications from Secondary English, HSIE and TAS Teachers.

The equivalent of two Full Time Secondary Positions are available to commence Term 1 2018.

Applicants are welcome to indicate their preference for either Full Time or Permanent Part Time employment.

The Applicant

Applicants must be committed Christians of reformed evangelical persuasion and be suitably qualified to fill this role within the school.

The Position

Two permanent full time positions are available however applicants who prefer permanent part time employment will be considered. The successful applicant would be required to teach a combination of English, HSIE and TAS subjects in accordance with their discipline and participate in extra-curriciular sporting activities.

Working as part of a dedicated team of experienced secondary teachers, this is an excellent opportunity for new scheme teachers to commence their teaching career in a supportive and professional environment.

The School

Carinya Tamworth is a Prep to 12 co-educational school. The school has a strong academic profile and a broad sporting and extra curricular program.

Over 500 families form part of the school community and more than 700 students are currently enrolled at the Tamworth school.

A strong focus on professional development and teaching standards exists within the school and staff are encouraged to seek progression against the National Teaching Standards.


Teachers at Carinya are employed under the Independent Schools NSW Standards Model Carinya Christian School Agreement. This agreement provides entitlements which are above the industry average and enables career progression based upon professional development rather than years of service.

Salary Range as of Feb 2018 - Band 1 $74,401 ; Band 2 $92,314 ; Band 3 $105,410

Professional development is a priority for the school and two non-teaching weeks are set aside each year during student vacation for all staff to collectively participate in Curriculum and Professional Development. Carinya Term Dates do not match NSW Public Schools and can be viewed via the school website.

The Region

Tamworth is the main commercial hub of the expanding New England region of North West NSW, and is one of the 7 Evocities identified by the NSW government. Tamworth has shown positive, average population growth for the last ten years.

An Evocity is not a sea change, not a tree change but a CITY CHANGE. Living in an Evocity means less time commuting, working and stressing, and more time for your family to enjoy NSW’s beautiful natural surrounds.

As a regional Evocity, Tamworth offers residents a lower cost of living, strong career and business opportunities and enhanced lifestyle.

Read more about Tamworth's Economic Profile.

How To Apply

Applications must be on the Carinya Staff Application Form. Hard copies are available on request from the Principal’s secretary (6762 0970).

Completed applications can be dropped into the Tamworth School office or emailed to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Applicants should also include an up to date resume with their application.

The closing date for applications is Friday the 13th of October 2017 with interviews to take place in the two weeks following.

More Information About the School

Carinya Website: www.carinya.nsw.edu.au
Carinya YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/carinyacs
Carinya Facebook: www.facebook.com/CarinyaTamworth

Carinya Tamworth

Ph: (02) 6762 0970
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25 Boronia Drive
Calala, NSW, 2340
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Carinya Gunnedah

Ph: (02) 6742 2766
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Gunnedah, NSW, 2380
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