Secondary Science Teaching Opportunity in Regional South Australia (Eyre Peninsula)

Switch Education is currently working with a regional R-12 Catholic school to find a Secondary Science teacher with a passion for education and a desire to become a part of friendly regional community.

Experience in middle and secondary science is essential with Stage 1 and 2 experience highly desirable. This is a full-time position with the potential to become permanent.

Although we understand that relocation could possibly take some time, the school is looking for a teacher who is able to start as soon as possible.

The following relocation incentives would also be available to successful candidates.

1.Removal Expenses: The school will pay 100% of removal costs, provided you follow the below procedure:

  • Three quotes must be obtained from three different removalist business’ (all three quotes will need to be provided to the school).
  • You will then engage and organise a removalist to move your equipment (being the cheapest removalist unless there is a reasonable reason for choosing otherwise).
  • You will then provide the school with the three quotes and the removalist invoice, the school will then pay your removalist fees.

2.Country Establishment Allowance

  • This allowance is paid in two lump sums, 50% at the beginning of your employment, and 50% at the completion of your first year. The grant paid equates to a gross equivalent to 4 weeks pay.
  • You can only receive this allowance once, if you have previously received it from working at a country Catholic school, you will not be entitled to the allowance.
  • No action is required from your end, our payroll team will ensure payments are made as required if applicable.

3.Rental Subsidy

  • The school is offering to provide $80 per week rent subsidy for your first year of relocation, total value being $4,160.

If you are interested in this position, please forward your resume to Switch Education at Please use Job Code: SECONDARY SCIENCE in the email subject heading. We will contact you with further details.

If you have any questions, please call our office on 08 8377 7555.