Employment Opportunities


We are currently seeking to employ a highly motivated and innovative teacher to join the Austin Cove Baptist College Secondary School community. The position is Long Service Leave cover for Term 2, 2019.

We require a Physical Education specialist who is qualified to teach to Year 12 level.  The successful applicant will be dynamic, enthusiastic and innovative in their approach to delivering the Curriculum and have the ability to work collaboratively with the whole school community. 


The College is a part of Australian Baptist Education and is governed by the College Board. The College Board appoints the College Principal who is responsible for the leadership of the College.

The College

Austin Cove Baptist College of South Yunderup is a co-educational College that commenced in 2011 and currently has approximately 670 students from Kindergarten to Year 12. The College is situated in the Austin Lakes development just east of Mandurah and provides a high standard of education within a Christian context.  For further information on the College, please visit: www.acbc.wa.edu.au

Austin Cove Baptist College is fully committed to the protection of children.  Successful applicants must satisfy child protection screening and adhere to the College’s Child Protection Policies and Staff Code of Conduct.

Key Responsibilities and Statement of Duties

To be a supportive team member of the College’s teaching team.

To demonstrate an active, cooperative and enthusiastic involvement within the spiritual, academic, sporting, cultural and social dimensions of the College community.

Applicants will need to be enthusiastic, positive and strive for optimal student development.

They will be able to:

·       Know the students and how they learn

·       Know the content and how to teach it

·       Create and maintain supportive and safe learning environments

·       Assess, provide feedback and report on student learning

·       Plan for and implement effective teaching and learning


Suitable qualifications in the field of education are expected.  We are seeking experienced staff for this position.

Selection Criteria

Highly desired Qualities

·       Be highly motivated and organised

·       Plan and deliver a comprehensive curriculum in line with the Western Australian Curriculum

·       Be able to encourage each student to reach their potential

·       Work well within a team

·       Have a commitment to pastoral care and extracurricular activities

·       Christian faith would be desirable


·       Appropriate teaching qualifications in Physical Education and registration with TRBWA

·       MR (or higher) heavy vehicle licence or able to obtain

·       F Endorsement bus/charter vehicle licence or able to obtain

·       TAE40110/TAE40116 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment (or able to obtain - paid by College)

·       SIS20115 Certificate II in Sport and Recreation (or able to obtain – paid by College)

Application Process

Applicants for employment at Austin Cove Baptist College should include the following in

their applications:

·       Cover Letter

·       Application Form (below)

·       Curriculum Vitae/Resume

·       Statement addressing the Selection Criteria (no more than TWO pages)

·       Copies of academic transcripts and qualifications

·       Proof of current registration with TRBWA

·       Working with Children check (WWCC), or proof of application

·       Contact details of two professional referees, incl. a reference from your Pastor if of Christian faith

On receipt of your application you will receive notification that your application has been received. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted and invited to attend an interview. Applicants may then proceed to an interview with the College Board.

Please address all applications and correspondence to:

Angelique Watson

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Applications close:  1 March 2019

Austin Cove Early Learning Centre is a not for profit Early Learning Centre located at Austin Cove Baptist College for ages 6months to 7 years. We require an experienced Diploma Qualified to lead our small Babies room. 

It is essential that you are a team player and have strong communication skills with a high level of integrity, understanding, and belief, in the long lasting benefit of quality early childhood education. You must be highly dedicated to the children and we as an employer are dedicated to working with educators to achieve their goals, both personal and professional. We are committed to high quality service delivery both to our educators as well as the families that depend on us. 

To be considered for these roles, applicants must have the following : 
    * Diploma in Children’s Services and/or an Early Childhood Degree from a University recognised by ACECQA 
    * Effective assessment and evaluation techniques 
    * Values a collaborative, team approach 
    * Is able to establish positive educator/parent relationships 
    * Is supportive of the Christian ethos within the College and a committed Christian 
    * Strong, confident and motivated personality with an ambition to provide education standards of excellence. 
    * A drive to be dynamic, forward-thinking and be eager to take on board new concepts and think 'outside the box' 
    * Have a good knowledge of the Early Years Learning Framework, standards and regulations 
    * A current Working with Children Check and Police Clearance 
    * A current First Aid/Anaphylaxis/Asthma 

We are open to flexible work hour scheduling, ongoing training and personal development. 
Applicants must be a committed Christian and are required to submit a cover letter, resume and copies of their WWCC and certificates. We encourage you to put in your application as soon as possible. Applications close 28th February 2019. 
Please send your current resume and cover letter addressed to Jane Murray: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.




The College is also currently seeking Relief Special Needs Secondary Education Assistants with minimum requirement of
  • Cert 4 Special Needs
  • Current first aid (with manual handling if possible)
  • Computer literate
  • WWCC
  • as well as all our other standard criteria.

To be considered for an EA Relief position, please complete the application form below and return it with your Resume to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.




To be considered for Relief Teaching, please complete the application form below and return it with your Resume to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Employment Application Form

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