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Teaching in Gippsland - Columba Bunyip

Why Teach at Columba Catholic Primary School?

 Wage - $77,000 – $114,000 PA based on experience + Super
Competitive Salary plus 6 month increments plus 11% superannuation
Are you passionate about making a difference in kids' lives?
Do you enjoy working as part of a collaborative and supportive team?
Are you a committed teacher who is beginning your career or looking for a change?
If you answered yes to each of the above then read on for the perfect opportunity to join us here at Columba Catholic Primary School.

Columba is a Catholic Primary School nestled in the heart of Bunyip

- 82.5km South East of Melbourne

- 85km to Philip Island

- 80km to the Mornington Peninsula

We have a diverse range of students and pride ourselves in being inclusive of all. Our Catholic ethos and social teaching underpins all we do - but you are not required to be Catholic to join our staff.


Our Mantra

Challenged to be Curious and Courageous

underpins all that we do and who we are for our students

What we provide:

  • A very warm and welcoming staff who prioritise well-being and care for each other
  • Family orientated where we commit to a 'Family First' culture
  • Small country feel school with 270 enrolments

Warm welcoming learning spaces that are child centred and support and enhance learning

Spansive and green outdoor areas for learning and play


Withdrawal rooms for targeted teaching groups

Opportunities to plan independently and in teams with weekly catch-ups to meet goals 

Additional release time and mentor provided for Graduates

Dedicated support staff to assist in classrooms and facilitate intervention programs



Appropriate registration with Victorian Institute of Teaching - graduates welcome to apply

Enquiries and applications can be directed to the Principal, Mr Andrew Greco via email

We are always excited to meet new teachers. If we do not have job advertised, please introduce yourself or send through a CV.

Columba advertises all jobs on





Columba Catholic Primary school is conducted by the Diocese of Sale Catholic Education Limited (DOSCEL)

and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all students. See the DOSCEL Website HERE



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