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Working at Orana

Orana Steiner School is a vibrant, growing co-educational Early Childhood to Year 12 school of around 600 students. Set within a natural landscape and on a magnificent 16-hectare property in Weston, an inner south suburb of Canberra, Orana seeks to provide a high-quality education for its students, based on the Steiner Education tradition. In its 40-year history, Orana Steiner School has developed an enviable reputation for its standards and achievements, and its warm, caring culture. Orana proudly employs applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds.

As a valued staff member at Orana, you will contribute to the community as a member of an educationally focused team that ignites a life-long passion for learning within our students through academic, practical and creative experiences. You will be encouraged to further grow and develop your own teaching and development through ongoing professional development.

Orana Steiner School is committed to the safety and wellbeing of its students in accordance with the National Principles for Child Safe Organisations and child safety legislation. The successful candidates must hold (or be eligible to obtain and maintain) a Working with Vulnerable People (WwVP) registration.


How to apply for an advertised position

To apply for an advertised position, visit the Seek ad for that position by clicking the link in the Current Vacancies below where you will be asked to forward:

  • A cover letter that clearly outlines the position you are applying for and how you meet the role’s requirements,
  • Your current CV detailing your experience and qualifications,
  • Evidence of your experience and qualifications,
  • Three recent professional referee’s names and current contact details (reference checks will only be contacted for preferred candidates following an interview.

Current Vacancies

Current VacanciesSchool DepartmentLink to Seek AdClosing Date
Teaching AssistantsEarly ChildhoodClick here to applyFriday 12 April 2024 or when position is filled
Casual Relief TeachersEarly Childhood, Primary School, High School & Senior CollegeClick here to applyOngoing

Enquire for a general position

If you would like to enquire about a general position at Orana or register your interest in advance of a position becoming available, please fill out the form below, answering all questions. We will be able to contact you if a suitable position becomes available to start the application process for that role.