About the Position

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic Preparatory Teacher to join our amazing team at Bellevue Hill.

This will be a full-time fixed term contract covering a period of maternity leave for the 2021 academic year.

You will be integral to the delivery of effective teaching and learning programs fostering an inclusive and challenging learning environment and engaging with the College community within and beyond the classroom.

Essential Selection Criteria

  • Have a qualification in Primary Education and be NESA registered.
  • Have experience working across all stages of Preparatory from Kindergarten to Year 6.
  • Ensure that the teaching and learning exercised honours, supports and enhances the innate capacity and diversity of all boys.
  • Have the ability to infuse the Christian ethos into teaching practice.
  • Communicate and work collaboratively with colleagues, parents and caregivers.

Requirements for Working at Scots

All applications must demonstrate positive support for our Christian values and for being a part of the Presbyterian GPS (Great Public Schools) community. It is a requirement for all employees of the College to have valid Working With Children Check (WWCC).


Further Information

Employee Benefits:

  • Above award competitive salary and salary sacrificing options on offer.
  • A vast range of professional development opportunities available.
  • Opportunity to be involved in a wide range of co-curricular and sporting activities.
  • Dynamic educational environment.The Scots College is a distinctive Australian school that defends the honourable traditions, adventures and learning of boys. We provide a dynamic educational experience with an emphasis on excellence in teaching and learning.


The Scots College offers rewarding careers, a competitive salary and ongoing professional development, all within an innovative educational environment.

All applicants must complete the application form attaching a current CV and Cover Letter.

Please register your interest by Friday 27 November 2020.

How to Apply

Please complete our application process by clicking below.

Scots Mission

“In seeking to serve God faithfully, the Scots College exists to inspire boys to learn, lead and serve as they strive for excellence together.”

Scots to the Fore: Brave Hearts, Bold Minds – Our Strategic Intent 2015 – 2025

About the College

The Scots College is one of the oldest and most reputable boys’ schools in Australia. Scots is a non-selective Presbyterian GPS boys’ school for day and boarding students. We draw students from across Sydney, New South Wales and many different nations from around the world.
The College defends the honourable traditions, adventures and learning of boys. Our vision is focused on the education, pastoral care, nurture and development of fine Scots boys who are inspired to learn, lead and serve as they strive for excellence together.

The Scots College is a proud member of the following associations.

The Presbyterian Church (New South Wales) Property Trust T/A The Scots College, Sydney Australia
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William Elder


Mr Alan Elder was born in Scotland and migrated to Australia with his parents at a young age. He attended The Scots College for all his schooling, graduating in 1944. He played 1st XI Cricket and was a member of the College Cadet Unit. After leaving school Mr Elder studied accountancy and retained a life-long love of the College, especially the Pipes and Drums. Mr Elder never married, however the significant bequest he left will allow his Scots family to remember him through the Lang Walker Business Centre.