Working at Tatachilla Lutheran College

Tatachilla Lutheran College is an R-12 coeducational school, located in McLaren Vale on the southern fringe of Adelaide, South Australia. The College was established in 1995 and has a current enrolment of nearly 1,110 students.

The College consists of three sub-schools on the one campus. The Junior School comprises Reception to Year 6, Middle School comprises Year 7 to Year 9 and Senior School comprises Year 10 to Year 12. Each has its own specialist facilities. The day to day management of the subschools is the responsibility of the Heads of School who are in turn responsible to the Principal.

The College provides a comprehensive and rigorous academic curriculum, with a particular focus on teaching and learning, wellbeing and service learning. Pastoral care, built on Christian foundations, is integral to College life.

Tatachilla Lutheran College seeks to employ Christian staff of high professional calibre. The school's reputation attracts hard working, professionally oriented staff who prioritise supporting students within the school's caring ethos.

Current vacancies

Below you will find our current vacancies along with links to the position description outlining the selection criteria. Please refer below for information on how to apply.



Tatachilla Lutheran College has an urgent opportunity for multiple experienced SSOs 

Contract type: Various Contracts for 2024
Start date: February/March 2024
Applications close: Wednesday 28 February 2024 4:00pm (ACDT)

Position description: SSO/LSO Junior School



Tatachilla Lutheran College is seeking a passionate and experienced Wellbeing Coordinator for the Junior School 

Contract type: Contract, 2024/2025 0.8FTE
Start date: March 2024
Applications close: Wednesday 28 February 2024 4:00pm (ACDT)

Position description: R-6 Wellbeing Coordinator



Tatachilla Lutheran College is seeking a Middle/Senior School Teacher Librarian

Contract type: Permanent Part Time 0.6FTE
Start date: March 2024
Applications close: Monday 11 March 2024 5:00pm (ACDT)

Position description: Classroom Teacher - Teacher Librarian Middle/Senior School

How to apply

Applications with sufficient skills and experience are required to: 

  • Submit a cover letter addressing the selection criteria to a maximum of two pages.
  • Include a resume
  • Complete and attach a College Applicant Declaration Form
  • Include the following certificates:
    • TRB Registration Certificate (for Teaching positions)
    • Working with Children Check
    • RRHAN-EC Certificate
    • First Aid Certificate 

Applications are to be addressed to the Director of People and Culture and sent electronically to

Applications that do not meet the above requirements will not be considered.

Relief staff

If you would you like to join the team of Relief Staff at Tatachilla Lutheran College, please send the following documentation to 

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