Classroom Support Assistant - St Francis of Assisi Primary - Calwell ACT, Australia

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Catholic Education Archdiocese of Canberra and GoulburnAustralia
Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Temporary

Work at St Francis of Assisi Primary School with modern 21st century learning spaces, we are embracing the value of current Literacy and Numeracy pedagogies. Our latest initiative, STEM Challenges, showcases our vision to be a place of learning excellence. Along with this and our Franciscan Spirituality, we are a community who thrives on peace and sustainability.

We are currently seeking a Classroom Support Assistant at St Francis of Assisi Primary School, Calwell. The successful applicant will be able to provide in class support, enabling teachers to provide for identified special needs students as they work to achieve the academic goals and social skills required for independent learning and confident participation at St Francis and in the wider community. The successful applicant will also have effective organisational skills that will assist in the delivery of efficient education programs. Additionally, they will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to effectively interact with students with learning needs, and liaise with parents, teachers and community members.

Applications are invited from interested candidates able to demonstrate a commitment to the aims of Catholic Education.

Please note that this is a temporary part-time position commencing ASAP to 9 April 2020 being a term one position only. The successful candidate must be available to work Tuesday to Friday from 9.00am to 3.00pm. A pro-rata salary amount will be paid for part-time appointments. Additionally, note that this position was created for a specific initiative or programme funded by Catholic Education.

This position involves working with children. The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory employment screening for child related employment in accordance with CE policy.

Applicants are required to submit a cover letter including a statement of suitability against the skills, attributes and experience as outlined in the Position Description.

For further information regarding employment terms and hours, please see the Position Description.

Visit our school website here.

Further enquiries can be directed to Kathleen Markcrow on 02 6292 4500 or via email at

To apply: All applicants will be required to go through the e-recruitment system by clicking the apply now button. This will take you through the application process.

Recruitment or application questions: Please contact the Recruitment team on 02 6180 8010 or email

Closing Date: 4.00pm, Wednesday 19 February 2020.


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