Job details

Job details
Employer Agnew School
Location Toowoomba
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted
Job starts 15 January 2018
  • Rewarding career opportunity at a reputable private school
  • Global education group with more than 10,000 students across 175 Campuses globally
  • Innovative, visionary and dynamic approach to student learning

Agnew School is seeking to appoint an experienced and dedicated Teacher Aide – Learning Support at our Darling Downs campus. This role is permanent, full time and available to start on 15 January 2018

The Position 

This role, reporting directly to the Head of Campus, will be responsible for delivery of the learning support function to students within our secondary school, across grades 7-12, across all subject areas.  

The Person

The successful candidate will be a team player, have a genuine love of working within a school environment, possess a patient and compassionate nature and a "can do" attitude. 

The successful candidate will have previous experience with working with autism, and will take great job satisfaction in being able to positively contribute to a childs life via their learning journey, and be comfortable in stepping away from traditional classroom teaching practices to embrace modern teaching methods and technologies. 

As the school has a strong faith based approach to life and learning, the successful applicant will also need to be able to respect and support this aspect of the lives of the students.

The successful candidate will be confident in working with secondary students, as well as primary as required, and previous experience with ODD and dyslexia would be preferred.

Applicants for this position must hold a relevant Teacher Aide qualification (minimum Cert III in education support) and be in possession of a current Working with Children clearance.

Why work at Agnew School?

About Agnew School 

Agnew School is a registered and accredited Non-State School that operates 4 campuses (Brisbane, Nambour, Toowoomba and Maryborough) in Southeast Queensland for years 3-12, and is an affiliation of OneSchool Global.

OneSchool Global was established to provide a quality learning environment, including the upholding of Christian principles and beliefs as held by the Plymouth Brethren ‎Christian Church community. OneSchool operates in 21 countries with more than 10,000 students in 175 Campuses globally. In Australia, it operates 33 campuses and 6 satellites throughout Australia, providing quality education services to 2,750 students.

OneSchool is renowned for its innovation, and offers a range of learning opportunities that vary by age and classroom size: from traditional classrooms, to video conferencing and online resources. This "blended learning" offers creative opportunities for teachers and students to work collaboratively on personalized learning programmes.

Guided by our "Learning to Learn Framework", we are committed to self-directed learning in which students set their own goals, whilst being actively supported by their teachers. Our innovative teaching practices are complemented by state-of-the-art specialist learning centres and student and teacher resources.

The Benefits

We place great importance on being an employer of choice, and value our teaching team as being essential to the school's vision of providing a well-rounded holistic education that develops all students to their optimum potential. 

As such, we offer competitive remuneration, ongoing professional development and training, career progression opportunities and a safe, caring and supportive work environment.  Other benefits of working at Agnew School include excellent student discipline, proven academic performance, small class sizes and work life balance.

Are you interested? 

This role presents an exciting and rewarding opportunity to make a difference to a child's life, as a part of a successful global organization with a truly exciting future. If you are looking for an opportunity to achieve your full potential working within a supportive environment of quality educators, please click "apply for this job".

Any general enquiries can be directed to Jessica Gregory, HR Advisor, via email jessica.gregory@agnewschool.qld.edu.au

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Locations and contacts

Darling Downs Campus
40 Gerrard Street
Toowoomba
Queensland
QLD 4350
Australia