Samford Valley Steiner School

Employment Opportunities

When positions are available at Samford Valley Steiner School they are listed below.

They may also be advertised on www.steinereducation.edu.au and other public websites.

About our school

The school is situated in the beautiful, rural setting of Samford Valley, and yet is still located in close proximity to Brisbane CBD; a vibrant, multicultural, cosmopolitan city. The beautiful sandy beaches of the Sunshine Coast are only one and a half hours to the north and the beaches of the Gold Coast and Northern New South Wales are one to two hours to the south. The school is situated on 20 acres of forested land along Samford Creek.

The school is 32 years old and is a strong and vibrant educational facility providing an authentic Steiner Education to students from Pre-Prep through to Class 12 with double streams in 2020 in Classes 1, 2 and 3. Student numbers are over 400 and growing. Our curriculum is based on the Australian Steiner School Curriculum Framework and is uncompromised right to the end of high school; including senior classes completing the NZ Steiner School Certificate (an internationally recognised qualification secondary qualification). We have a vibrant staff combining youth and experience and a stable organisational structure. The College of Teachers sits at the heart of the structure and advises a Senior Leadership Team, comprising of representatives of the different areas of the school, and a School Director who is accountable to a governance Board.


Current Positions

High School Science Teachers: (Biology / Environmental Science) Teacher 0.8 FTE and (Physics /Chemistry) Teacher 0.8 FTE.

Samford Valley Steiner School (SVSS) is seeking applications for suitably qualified and experienced secondary teachers commencing in Term 2, 2020.  All applicants for the teaching positions will need to be qualified to teach in Qld and be able to demonstrate a genuine interest in Steiner Education.  A willingness to undertake professional learning in Steiner Education is important for your success in the role.

Our curriculum is based on the Australian Steiner School Curriculum Framework including Classes 10 to 12 completing the NZ Steiner School Certificate (an internationally recognised secondary schooling qualification). We have a vibrant staff combining youth and experience and a stable organisational structure. 

The  Biology Teacher Applicant Package 2020 and Science Teacher Applicant Package 2020  contain information about the roles and application process.

For further information please contact the High School Educational Administrator dcrawley@samfordsteiner.qld.edu.au 

Closing Date:  Monday 9 March 2020