How to Apply for a Position

EVENING PROGRAM SUPERVISOR2 x 1.0 FTE Permanent Roles - 2018 - Mt Binga

Key requirements:

  • Applicants must be able to live and work within the Christian ethos of the College
  • Background in working with youth in a pastoral care/counselling role or equivalent Outdoor Education role would be highly regarded.
  • Experience in residential care would be highly regarded.
  • Ability to recognise potential risks and emergency situations in outdoor activities and a rural setting, and coordinate responses where required.
  • Hold current Senior First Aid certificate (Wilderness/Remote Area First Aid qualification will be considered favourably)

About Working at Mt Binga:

The Centre is a former logging camp and has been an Outdoor Education Centre since 1982.

Mt Binga is a small community of staff that live on site in modern accommodation. The closest country town is Blackbutt (24kms), with the closest city being Toowoomba (76km). You can expect to live a farm lifestyle, with some modern conveniences. 

Mt Binga Outdoor Education Centre is owned and operated by Immanuel Lutheran College. It specialises in month long residential programs for groups in Years 9 and 10.  Programs include high ropes, horse riding, archery, farm activities, hiking and camping, along with many other activities.

The main goal of the outdoor education program is that students experience community living and grow in their own self-sufficiency and confidence in who they are.

Mt Binga’s Values are that all participants will:- 

  • Show Initiative
  • Persevere
  • Collaborate
  • Challenge Themselves
  • Take Responsibility
  • Respect Our Environment
  • Have Gratitude
  • Engage in Community 

Job and Person Specification

Electronic applications including the names of three current referees, and addressing the Selection Criteria as outlined in the Job and Person Specification to:

The Principal
Immanuel Lutheran College
PO Box 5025, Maroochydore BC QLD 4558
Email: employment@immanuel.qld.edu.au

Applications close 4pm, Monday 28 August 2017

Where: Mt Binga Outdoor Education Centre, near Blackbutt, Southern Queensland
Workload:   Contract