Employment

Employment at Yarralumla Primary School

As Yarralumla Primary school is an English-Italian Bilingual school, there are opportunities available for native Italian speakers to work either as teachers or SLAs (school language assistants) in classrooms and/or in administrative roles.

As teaching and/or administrative positions become available, they are advertised through the ACT Education Directorate's website: http://www.jobs.act.gov.au/find-a-job/by-directorate/education-and-training and on the Australian teacher recruitment website: teachers.on.net http://www.teachers.on.net/

Native Italian speaking teachers residing in Italy are encouraged to apply for bilingual teaching positions at Yarralumla for short or longer terms. To be eligible to teach in an ACT public school, teachers are required to have the following:

Registration with the ACT Teacher Quality Institute - a four education degree (or three year bachelor's degree plus Diploma in Education) that is recognised by the TQI. Overseas applicants are required to have a translation of their university transcript and acceptable pass levels in reading and writing on the International English Level Testing System: https://www.ielts.org/.

Note: Prior to commencing any role at Yarralumla Primary, a current registration issued under the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 is also required. For further information on Working with Vulnerable People registration refer to - http://www.ors.act.gov.au/community/working_with_vulnerable_people to apply for an ACT Working with Vulnerable People card.

Please contact the school principal, if you are interested in applying for a position at the school even if there are no current jobs advertised on the above two websites.