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Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at North West Christian School. We invite you to read on to find out more about working at NWCS and we encourage you to apply for a suitable employment vacancy.

From time to time opportunities for employment at NWCS occur. Details of these will be posted here.

Expressions of interest can be sent to principal@northwestchristian.tas.edu.au or to the listed email address in the job description.

All staff are required to hold a current Registration to Work with Vulnerable People for the duration of their employment with the School. Our teachers are also required to be registered with Teachers Registration Board of Tasmania and to uphold their Code of Professional Ethics and Professional Teaching Standards.

Details of eligibility and how to apply for teacher registration in Tasmania are available at

To register for or to find out more about the Registration to Work with Vulnerable People, visit the Tasmanian Government website.


All those who are employed by North West Christian School are expected to uphold the following codes and standards to support the educational experience and standard that we aim to provide:


If you are a practising Christian Teacher and would like to be considered for casual or relief work in our schools, please contact us. Please note that all our teachers must be currently registered for teaching by the Tasmanian Teachers Registration Board

Primary Teacher (Maternity leave position)

Prep, Year 1 and Year 2 (Composite Class)

Seventh-day Adventist Schools (Tasmania) Ltd is seeking a dedicated teacher the join our team at North West Christian School in Penguin. This is a fixed term maternity leave teaching position, six to twelve months in length, commencing June 21, 2021.

As a member of the North West Christian School community, you will join a team passionate in spreading the words of Jesus and providing hope for its community. North West Christian School is a P-12 school based in the north of Tasmania in the beautiful town of Penguin. North West Christian School represents many cultures, has very supportive families and achieves notable academic success. To learn more about North West Christian School, please visit the school website.

Seventh-day Adventist Schools (Tasmania) Limited schools are child safe environments. We are committed to child safety and to promoting the cultural safety, participation and empowerment of all children, including children and young people with a disability and additional needs, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and young people, and children and young people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

The successful applicant must:
  • be supportive of the Christian values and ethos of the Adventist Education System.
  • have experience teaching Primary students (P-6); and
  • be registered with the Teacher Registration Board of Tasmania

This role will be remunerated under the Seventh-day Adventist Schools (Tasmania) Limited Enterprise Agreement 2019 with a salary range of $72,000 – $108,000.

To apply, please send your resume and covering letter to Ashley Bailey, Associate Director, at asvhr@adventist.org.au.

Closing Date: 30 May 2021

Application Requirements

Only those with a legal right to work in Australia may apply, and the appointing body reserves the right to fill this position at its discretion and to close applications early.