Careers at CSPD


Thank you for your interest in applying for a position with Catholic Schools Parramatta Diocese (CSPD). We welcome passionate individuals to share our commitment to serving children and young people in Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains.

At any given time, we may have a variety of primary, secondary and specialist teaching roles available across our 80 schools as well as non-teaching positions in schools and our central office that support the delivery of innovative learning and teaching to around 43,500 students.

Our aim is to ensure our schools are the first choice for families, students and staff.

Check out our current opportunities below.

Primary K-6 Teacher (Terms 3 & 4)

Apply now Job no: 504516
Work type: temporary full-time
Location: St Thomas Aquinas Primary School - Springwood
Categories: Teaching

  • Temporary full-time opportunity until the end of the 2023 school year
  • Supportive, vibrant and active school community

Located in Springwood, St Thomas Aquinas is a co-educational Catholic school committed to providing a comprehensive education from Kindergarten to Year 6. We offer a balanced and caring learning environment focused on the needs of each child. Our school community is committed to living our motto, Love One Another.

We are seeking two Primary K-6 teachers to be part of our school community on a full-time basis. One to commence Term 3 on a Permanent ongoing basis and the other on a temporary basis for Terms 3 and 4.

A typical day will include:

  • Structuring lessons to meet the physical, social and intellectual development and characteristics of each student
  • Creating and maintaining a safe, inclusive and challenging learning environment and implementing fair and equitable behaviour management plans
  • Interpreting and using student assessment data to diagnose barriers to learning and to challenge students to improve their performance
  • Effectively managing the learning cycle, including planning for learning and assessment, developing learning programs, teaching, assessing, providing feedback on student learning and reporting to parents/carers
  • Engaging with our school community within and beyond the classroom to enrich the educational context for students

What you can bring:

  • An understanding of contemporary pedagogical approaches for primary years learners
  • Knowledge of the content and sequence of Key Learning Areas
  • Knowledge of a variety of online and multimedia programs to support student learning 
  • Ability to make content meaningful to students at different levels
  • A natural aptitude and drive to work with and within a collaborative team environment
  • Well-developed communication, administration and interpersonal skills
  • A willingness to learn and a commitment to your own professional development

Essential Qualifications and Accreditations:

  • Eligibility according to the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA)
  • Tertiary Qualification (minimum 4-year degree, or 75% complete)
  • Valid Working with Children Check (for employment purposes)

Catholic Schools Parramatta Diocese (CSPD) promotes the safety and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, and children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, as well as people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds.

This position involves working with children. The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory employment screening for child-related employment including the completion of a National Police Check, retention of a valid Working with Children Check and adoption and compliance with CSPD’s Child Safeguarding Procedures and Code of Conduct When Working With Students and Children. For more information, please visit The Office of The Children’s Guardian

Apply today!

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