Grounds Person and Maintenance Worker - McAuley College BEAUDESERT (Services Staff Level 3), Beaudesert

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McAuley CollegeBeaudesert
Date posted:
Start date: May 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

The successful applicant will:

  • have a commitment to and understanding of the ethos and traditions of Catholic Education;
  • currently hold or be eligible to hold a Paid Employee Positive Notice Blue Card; and
  • be eligible to work in Australia for the duration of the appointment.

McAuley College is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced person to take on the role of Grounds person and Maintenance Worker. The role is for 13 hours per week (across term time and school holidays) across negotiated days from May 2019. Duties include the general maintenance of the College grounds and buildings, and various duties associated with the daily functions of the College. The worker will require to have, or to be eligible to apply for a Blue Card. A White Construction Card would be advantageous. Refer to the attached role statement for more detail. McAuley College is a Catholic school community and therefore the applicant must be supportive of our Catholic values and ideals, and this should be reflected in the manner with which they carry out their duties. The successful applicant will also be required to complete a number of mandatory online courses prior to commencing.

McAuley College is a Brisbane Catholic Education master-planned secondary co-educational College situated in Beaudesert in the heart of the Scenic Rim.  McAuley College opened with Year 7 this year and will expand each year until our first Year 12 students graduate in 2022.  The College has a vision for learning that is contemporary and innovative, whilst also encouraging our students to be life-giving through an active social justice program and appreciation of their ecological footprint. Our College motto of BELIEVE-LEARN-SERVE are the foundational values and priorities upon which our College will grow in the Mercy tradition.

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Estimated Start Date:
  May 2019

Position Tenure:   Fixed Term

Weeks Worked:  Up to 52 weeks per year including school holidays

Tenure Duration (If Fixed Term):   December 2019

Total Paid Hours (per wk) & Days Required:   13 hours per week (with days and times negotiated with successful candidate to match their availability and College needs.)

Salary Level, Range or Hourly Rate:   (Groundsperson) Service Staff Level 3 Step 1 -$26.71

Employment Conditions:   Diocesan Catholic Education Employing Authorities in Queensland Single Interest Agreement 2015-2019

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 the law.

Contact Person:
  Andrea van der Togt

Contact Telephone Number:   0755423000

Contact Email:

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More about McAuley College
Address: 30 Oakland Way, Beaudesert, Queensland, QLD 4285, Australia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +61 7 5542 3000