School Officer - Learning Support, Gateshead

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St Paul's Primary SchoolGateshead
Date posted:
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Temporary
Location GATESHEAD St Paul's Primary School
Vacancy TypeTemporary Part Time
Hours/FTE11.25 Hours
Description To provide literacy and numeracy assistance and support for students with additional needs at St Paul's Primary School, Gateshead 9am-1pm Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Position Requirements • Possess a clear understanding of and a personal commitment to Catholic Education and the ethos of Catholic schools
• Experience supporting teachers of students with Autism and/or Moderate Cognitive disability
• Experience in the implementation of supports/programs for individual students or groups of students as directed by teacher, including visual supports, augmentative communication systems and self-care programs.
• Demonstrated understanding and implementation of behaviour management programs.
• Have excellent organisational, communication and information technology skills
• Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in multi-disciplinary teams
• Have a cooperative nature, a kind manner and be capable of supporting children with high support needs in their learning within the K-6 classroom
• Certificate III in Education Support or a willingness to commence such a qualification
Essential Criteria • current Working With Children number to be recorded on application.
Desirable Criteria • experience in working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Finishing Date20/12/19
Conditions of EmploymentSalary is in accordance with New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory Catholic Systemic Schools Enterprise Agreement 2017.
Applications Close Monday 10 December, 2018
InstructionsForward your Curriculum Vitae together with a covering letter addressing selection criteria via email (preferred) as one pdf to the contact person.
Contact Name Telephone
  Gregory Cumming ( 4943 6369
Applications to:

By email (preferred):

Gregory Cumming

By post:

St Paul's Primary School
Felton Street

Specific School Requirements/ Additional Info The covering letter attached to your Curriculum Vitae should address the criteria as outlined above and should include contact details for referees. The preferred applicant will be required to complete the registration process for the Diocese. Applications should be emailed to the Principal as a single PDF with applicant's name as the file name and will be received up until 3.00pm on the closing date.

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More about St Paul's Primary School
Address: 66 Felton Street, Gateshead, New South Wales, NSW 2290, Australia
Telephone: +61 2 4943 6369