Indigenous Education Worker, PORT MACQUARIE

Date posted:
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

St Joseph’s Regional College is situated on the beautiful Mid North Coast of NSW. Our College aims to provide a learning and teaching model for 1000 students of striving for excellence, your personal best. As a Catholic school we support our students with a Pastoral Care structure and well-being programs.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the following position:


Part Time Temporary (30 hours per week) for the 2020 school year

Duties will include:

● General teacher assistance, organisation and resource preparation

● Working with students

● Assistance with playground duties

● Assisting with Cultural Group Experiences as required

● Liaising with parents and local community organisations

Essential Criteria:

● Must be of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent (Applicants are to provide certification of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Identity)

● Must hold a current Working with Children Check clearance

Selection Criteria will focus on:

● An understanding of and commitment to Catholic ethos and values

● Ability to work as a member of a team

● Sound literacy and numeracy skills

● Ability to lead cultural groups

● Knowledge and appreciation of the ways students learn.

● Sound ICT competency

● Preparedness to work with small groups of children

The Indigenous Education Worker will also act as a role model for students by encouraging all students to take pride in all aspects of their schooling.

Applications should include complete resume and at least three referees including a current employer and Parish Priest or Pastor from their local place of worship.

Written applications should be emailed to:

Mr Jim Dempsey

Principal – St Joseph’s Regional College


Applications to be received by 9.00am Monday 18th November 2019

Child protection legislation requires preferred applicants to be subject to employment screening.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

St Joseph’s Regional College is part of the Diocese of Lismore and one of the St Agnes’ Parish Secondary Schools.

Information on how to Register for Employment in the Lismore Diocese is available on the Catholic Schools Office website

More about St Joseph’s Regional College PORT MACQUARIE
Address: College Drive, PO Box 231, Port Macquarie, New South Wales, NSW 2444, Australia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +61 2 5525 4100