School Officer - Learning Support, Lochinvar

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Catholic Schools Office Maitland- NewcastleLochinvar
Date posted:
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Temporary
Location LOCHINVAR St Joseph's College
Vacancy TypeTemporary Part Time
Hours/FTE25 Hours
Description To provide support in learning and behaviour management. St Joseph’s College Lochinvar currently offers a Catholic co-education for students from Years 7-11, however, from 2019 will move into full implementation of a 7-12 school structure. St Joseph’s College, founded in 1883 by the Sisters of St Joseph is situated 10 minutes west of Maitland and 40 minutes from Newcastle via the Hunter Expressway.
Position Requirements The applicant must -
• Be willing to support the ethos of the Catholic School
• have well developed computer skills and the ability to use technology for education support
• be able to work cooperatively and collaboratively as a member of a team
• be able to build rapport with students, especially those with high support needs
• under the direction of the Learning Support Coordinator be able to contribute to and assist in planning, preparation and implementation of education programs and resources to enhance student support
• be flexible and willing to engage in a variety of strategies to support students with additional needs
Essential Criteria • High level of oral and written communication skills
• Excellent organisational and time management skills
• Your current Working With Children number must be recorded on your application as well as Date of Birth.
Desirable Criteria • Experience in implementing individual education plans
• Experience in working with students with additional needs
• Experience in using assistive technology such as OneNote
Finishing Date21/12/18
Conditions of EmploymentSalary is in accordance with New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory Catholic Systemic Schools Enterprise Agreement 2017.
Applications Close Monday 15 October, 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
  Patricia Hales ( 4930 7291
Applications to:

By email (preferred):

Patricia Hales

By post:

St Joseph's College
New England Highway

Specific School Requirements/ Additional Info The covering letter attached to your curriculum vitae should address the criteria as outlined above and include the contact details as well as after hour contacts for referees. The preferred applicant will be required to complete the registration process for the Diocese. Applications will be received at the school up to 3.00pm on the closing date.

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