Mathematics and Science Internship Program

Mathematics and Science Internship Program


Will you be in your final year of your teacher education degree in 2020?

Sydney Catholic Schools (SCS) is offering an exciting opportunity to begin your teaching career. We are looking a number of quality career-driven pre-service teacher education students to join our Internship Program next year.

Get a head start on your teaching journey and learn from on the job classroom and teaching experiences where you will have an opportunity to develop your professional knowledge, practice and engagement.

Sydney Catholic Schools is offering 10 Internships commencing in the 2020 school year (late January).

The following Internships are offered:

  • Secondary Mathematics
  • Secondary Science particularly Physics and/or Chemistry
  • Primary, with a focus on Mathematics
  • As an Intern you will be employed and paid as a member of staff, 2 days per week (0.4 FTE) including paid leave during school holidays and sick leave in accordance with your part-time status
  • On successful completion, you will be provided with a permanent teaching position within one of our Sydney Catholic Schools
  • On successful completion of the internship and degree, you will be reimbursed the cost of 6 subject fees (in agreement to working in SCS for a minimum of three years)
  • You will actively develop your teaching readiness in a supportive professional work environment (including personalised mentoring)
  • be supportive of the ethos and values of Catholic education as expressed in the Principles of Employment In Sydney Catholic Schools
  • be in the final year of your Teacher Education course in 2020
  • have a strong academic record in Secondary Mathematics and/or Secondary Science (Physics and/or Chemistry) teaching OR
  • have a strong academic record in Primary Mathematics.

All applicants are required to complete a Teacher Capability Assessment  (TCAT)  which is administered by the University of Melbourne and provide requested documents. If you would like to apply, a thorough recruitment process will include:

  • Submission of a Curriculum Vitae (Resume/CV)
  • Provide certified copies of academic transcripts and HSC results
  • Preparation and submission of a short video
  • Attend a face to face panel interview

If you are selected for an interview, you will be contacted by a member of the Recruitment team to schedule an interview date and time. Please ensure your contact details are correct.

You are required to attend a face to face panel interview to be eligible for the Sydney Catholic Schools Internship Program.

If you are selected for Sydney Catholic Schools Internship Program you will need to complete an Application for Registration to Teach in Sydney Catholic Schools which includes a NSW Working with Children’s Check.

Sydney Catholic Schools will conduct the interview process in early August.

Note – If you cannot attend interviews during this time you will not be eligible for the Sydney Catholic Schools Internship Program.

Interviews will be held at Sydney Catholic Schools Central Office

38 Renwick Street, Leichhardt, NSW.

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