Employment | Siena College

Siena College is an independent Catholic school for young women in the Dominican tradition. Our Dominican tradition places particular emphasis on diversity and the unique gifts of every person. We are energised and inspired by each other and find joy in our work, our learning and our community.

Students and staff are encouraged and supported to aim high, to pursue their dreams and to excel in all that they do.

Siena College holds the care, safety and wellbeing of young people as a central and fundamental responsibility. The commitment is drawn from and inherent to the teaching and mission of Jesus Christ, with love, justice and the sanctity of each human person at the heart of the Gospel.

The College has a universal expectation for the protection of young women. It is resolutely committed to ensuring that all staff promote their inherent dignity and fundamental right to be respected and nurtured in a safe environment.

Applying for a Role at Siena College

All staff at Siena College have an indispensable role to play. It is expected of all staff that they:

  • Accept the Catholic and Dominican educational philosophy of the College
  • Develop and maintain an adequate understanding of those aspects of Catholic teaching that touch upon their subject areas and other aspects of their work
  • By their teaching and other work and by personal example, strive to help students to understand, accept and appreciate Catholic teaching and values
  • Avoid, whether by word, action or public lifestyle, influence upon students that is contrary to the teaching and values of the Church community in whose name they act
  • Be committed to regular ongoing professional development
  • In teaching positions, they be qualified as required by state authorities and hold a current VIT Registration
  • In non teaching positions, hold a current Police Check and Working with Children Check
  • Be a person suitable to work with children

Positions Vacant:

Guitar Teacher (Part Time)

Siena College is seeking to appoint a part time Guitar Teacher for small group and private lessons. This part time position is for approximately 3 hours per week commencing as soon as possible. The preferred teaching day is Monday.

Working within the Siena College Music Department, the Teacher will be part of a team of instrumental specialists.

The successful applicant will be required to demonstrate their ability to:

  • To teach junior guitar students
  • Develop students’ musical understanding through the study of repertoire.

VIT Teacher Registration or a Working with Children Check and National Police check are required before commencing the position.

A covering letter supported by the College Application Form, resume, and the names of three referees should be addressed to the Principal and forwarded by email only to the HR Manager, Amanda Presta, at hr@siena.vic.edu.au.

Please click here for the Role Description, application forms can be found below.

Applications close 4.00pm Wednesday, 3 March 2021

Interviews will commence as soon as possible.

Employment Application Forms

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