Employment Opportunities

The Illawarra Grammar School is an Anglican independent school situated near Wollongong. The School is renowned as a dynamic educational centre that aims to encourage the formation of capable, self-confident individuals and provides co-educational classes from Preparatory to Year 12 in a Christian and caring environment.

All positions vacant are advertised on the TIGS Website and a variety of other mediums, including seek and printed newspapers.

We seek to appoint suitably qualified, Christian staff committed to excellence in the classroom/office and able to contribute to our academic programs and the broader life of the School. Employment screening of applicants will apply. TIGS is an equal opportunities employer.

English Teacher


English Teacher

Permanent Full-time 

Commencing Term I 2019

The Illawarra Grammar School is a Co-Educational Anglican IB World School located in the Illawarra, catering for students in Preparatory to Year 12.
The School has earned a reputation for achieving excellent educational outcomes for its students. This is a reputation that our learning community is proud to have achieved and is determined to enhance.
The School’s Mission Statement reads…

“The achievement of academic excellence in a caring environment that is founded on Christian belief and behaviour, so that students are equipped to act with wisdom, compassion and justice as faithful stewards of our world.”

A demonstrated commitment to, and support of the School’s Mission and Values Statement is essential.

TIGS seeks to appoint staff with the highest professional skills who can actively support the Christian teachings and ethos of the School.
All staff must commit to a culture that supports and embraces Child Safe Standards.
We invite applications from creative and enthusiastic Teachers of English with energy and vision, for the following full time ongoing position to commence Term 1 2019.
All applicants must be prepared to participate in the co-curricular and outdoor education programs of the School.
The applicant must: 

  • demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues
  • demonstrate the ability to create a learning environment that fosters trust and respect, encouraging all students to engage in the learning process and catering for a range of abilities and learning styles
  • demonstrate the ability to teach the subject creatively and with academic rigour
  • ensure personal and professional development is ongoing and keep abreast of curriculum initiatives in English secondary education
  • have current teacher accreditation
  • actively support the Christian teachings and ethos of the College

Applicants should refer to the attached Job Description and address the selection criteria in their application.

To apply for this position, please visit ‘How to Apply’.

The successful applicant will be required to provide accreditation with the NSW Institute of Teachers if applicable and a current Working with Children clearance.
Applications close on Sunday 18 November 2018

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