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Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Holy Spirit College is a Catholic Co-educational Years 7 – 12 College within the Diocese of Rockhampton with a current enrolment of close to 1200 students.

At the heart of all that we do, is a commitment to Catholic values and the provision of a high quality education within an environment that is supportive and caring. The College offers an innovative Curriculum, an exciting Year 10 Transition to Senior Program and a comprehensive range of Senior Courses catering for both academic and vocational pathways. Applicants must be prepared to foster the ideals of Catholic Education.

Holy Spirit College is situated in the tropical, regional city of Mackay. The Mackay region boasts a vibrant economy offering an idyllic lifestyle on the Central Queensland coast, from picturesque beaches, nearby island resorts to beautiful rainforests.

With a vibrant working environment, we provide excellent benefits for staff including professional and career development opportunities that build personal and organisational capability. We celebrate diversity in our workforce, and value the knowledge and skills that a diverse range of employees bring to the workplace. Our staff are recognised as being central to achieving our mission and we have an emphasis on caring and supporting teachers in both their vocation in working with students and other aspects of their lives.

We offer generous incentives including:

  • Competitive salary structure
  • Salary packaging options
  • Superannuation options up to 12.75%
  • Leadership development opportunities
  • Access to long service leave after 7 years of continuous service (portability of Long Service Leave may also be applicable)
  • Deferred Salary Scheme
  • Access to corporate health insurance with Bupa and Westfund
  • Excellent leave entitlements to suit various situations
  • Induction, professional development and learning opportunities

Positions Vacant

Secondary Teachers

Full Time

Due to our rapidly growing school and the thriving Mackay community, we have a number of teaching positions available.

Exciting opportunities exist for qualified and enthusiastic educators in the following teaching areas:

  • Learning Support Teacher
  • Industrial Technology & Design
  • Religious Education/Christian Ministry
  • Japanese/Digital Technology
  • Food for Living
  • English 

For more information, and to apply, click on this link:

Creative Arts Program Leader

Full Time, commencing January 2024

Holy Spirit College are seeking a Creative Arts Program Leader for a full-time position commencing January 2024.

The Creative Arts Program Leader provides leadership to and exercises responsibility for overseeing the College’s Creative Arts Events program. The program encompasses within-College activities and Creative Arts Groups participating in official Schools Creative Arts Programs and/or relevant Community-based Creative Arts Programs.

For more information, and to apply please click on this link:

Administration Assistant

Term Time - 38 hours per week

A fantastic opportunity has become available at Holy Spirit College for a proficient and experienced Administration Assistant to join the team. This is a term-time continuing position for 38 hours per week, commencing from January 2024.

In each of these roles the successful applicant will provide a variety of support services with a depth of knowledge and broad range of skills in order to serve the educational function of the College.

For more information and to apply, click on this link

Teacher Assistant

Term Time - 30hpw, commencing January 2024

Exciting opportunities exist for Teacher Assistants within our Inclusive Curriculum Program to support students (including students with verified impairments and/or learning difficulties and students with advanced learning needs) to reach their full potential. This is a term-time (30hpw) continuing position for an immediate commencement or as negotiated with the successful applicant. 

For more information and to apply, click on this link