Tullibigeal Central School

General program enquiries (including application status updates) should be directed to the Rural Experience Program team: ruralexperience@det.nsw.edu.au or phone 02 7814 3820

Eligibility criteria for this placement:

  • Permanent employees who hold a substantive position as a teacher and meet the eligibility requirements in the Rural Experience Guidelines may apply for this placement.
  • Non-permanent employees (those on a temporary engagement / contract and casual employees) who meet the eligibility requirements in the Rural Experience Guidelines may apply for this placement.

Generalist Teacher (K-10)

Tullibigeal Central School, Tullibigeal NSW

Placement level: Teacher

Contact for enquiries: Jacqueline Dillon (Principal), jacqueline.dillon@det.nsw.edu.au, 02 6972 9105

Additional resources: explore what it's like to live and work in the Condobolin area.

Placement details

Terms 1 - 4, 2023 (Applicants can request a shorter duration in their application).

Role description: The successful applicant will be involved in supporting programs across the school kindergarten to year 10. The placement will be tailored dependent on the skillset of the applicant. It could be having their own class, implementing intervention programs, RFF or opportunities to explore and lead whole school programs relating to our school priority areas.

Desired candidate expertise:

  • Approval to teach K-6
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills with the capacity to work collaboratively in a team and build positive relationships with all members of the school community.
  • Demonstrated success in developing and delivering high quality, differentiated teaching and learning programs with an emphasis on student engagement.
  • Knowledge of and the ability to implement the Department's Aboriginal education policy to enhance quality outcomes for all Aboriginal students.
  • Commitment to student wellbeing

Accommodation details

Teacher Housing may be available (2 bedroom).

Please note: Teacher Housing availability can depend upon a variety of factors, including vacancy status and potential priority offers to other staff with full time rural appointments. Teacher Housing Authority (THA) may not be able to confirm allocation of properties until all applications have been received and processed. Applicants are encouraged to discuss property availability directly with THA. Participants of the Rural Experience Program are not eligible for the Housing Rental Subsidy but may rent a property (at market value) through the THA if available.

School details

Tullibigeal Central School is a small rural school of 39 students ranging from Kindergarten to year 12, the school senior years are supported by the Lachlan Access program through an online platform.

The village of Tullibigeal is situated in central NSW with West Wyalong 75km away and Griffith 165km away. The village has a cooperative where food can be bought and a local post office as well as fuel station, a hotel and café.

The students mostly come from rural farming families and the school is well supported by the community. Classes are of mixed year levels and students work both independently and with peers. Positive Behaviour for learning is a whole school focus and is adapted with all class groups. A focus on improving literacy and numeracy in 2022 will be a major focus across all learning.

How to apply for this placement

  1. Refer to the Guide to Applying as you prepare your application
  2. Complete the online application form and answer the placement questions:
    1. What motivated you to apply for the program in general and specifically this placement? (max 600 words)
    2. What skills and experiences can you bring to the Rural Experience School? Why would you be a good fit for this placement (max 600 words)
  3. Attach the required documentation to your application:
    1. Endorsement of Application form (saved as a PDF)
    2. Resume / CV (maximum 2 pages as a PDF)
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