St Joseph’s School, Northam is a Catholic co-educational School, in the picturesque Avon Valley, catering for the education of approximately 600 students from Pre-Kindergarten to Year 12.  St Joseph's School is situated off Great Eastern Highway and is just 60 km from the Perth.  The School has over 127 years of providing a caring environment and prides itself as a learning centre with programs to cater for all students.

Please click on the link below if you are interested in Relief work:

Download Relief Teacher Application Form

Please click on the link below if you are interested in Education Assistant work:

Download Education Assistant Application Form


Current Job Vacancies

The Principal invites applications for the following position:    

2019 Design & Technology Teacher – Temporary, full-time [with possibility of becoming Ongoing]    1 January 2019 to 31 December 2019

The ability to teach another Learning Area would be an advantage.   Graduate teachers welcome to apply.

Selection Requirements ~ Applicants must:

• be able to demonstrate highly competent classroom management and learning area skills
• possess a sound knowledge of the Australian Curriculum and Information Technology
• be able to work closely with the Parish and parents
• show initiative and participate fully in school activities
• be an enthusiastic and cooperative team person who will work collaboratively with all teachers and the Leadership Team
• be a creative, flexible and enthusiastic educator
• demonstrate a high degree of professionalism and excellent communication and organisational skills
• be fully supportive of the objectives and ethos of Catholic Education
• hold or be working towards Accreditation requirements as specified by the Catholic Education Office of WA
• hold relevant 4 year tertiary qualifications.

Applications close at 3.00pm on Monday 7 January 2019.

Please complete and return the School’s Application Form addressed to the Principal, including the names and contact numbers of three referees to the Principal’s Secretary at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. together with a covering letter.

Download the D&T Application Form and the School's Code of Conduct form here.