Learning Support Teachers

Good Shepherd Lutheran School - Para Vista


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Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Part Time (0.80 FTE)

Applications Close: 9 October 2020

Acknowledging the increasingly complex needs that present in schools of today, Good Shepherd Lutheran School - Para Vista, has taken time to dream and re-imagine how best these needs (learning, social/emotional, and physical) might be met into the future. Now the school pursues its dream – bringing to reality unprecedented levels of purposeful, collaborative and targeted care and support for the students placed in its care. If quality relationships and an unrelenting passion to make a difference in the lives of young people generates interest and excitement, we welcome your inquiry / application for one of these exciting roles, FTE negotiable, commencing Term 1 2021. Our supportive and connected Christian community will be enhanced by passionate Learning Support staff who are themselves, learners, thinkers and innovators, and who embrace the well-established vision, values and learning principles of Good Shepherd Lutheran School.

<p>Good Shepherd Lutheran School - Para Vista has built a reputation for bravely innovating in the pursuit of highest quality, future-focused pedagogy and learning. Strong relationships and collegiality, positive mindsets and a &#39;culture of thinking&#39;, have reshaped the learning environment for our students and indeed, all stakeholders. Our values, LOVE OPTIMISM and CREATIVITY underpin all decision making and continue to shape our culture. </p><p>Our Early Learning Centre, Curiosity, opened in 2020. Good Shepherd opened South Australia&#39;s first primary school Science and Discovery Centre and the students&#39; commercial aquaponics venture highlights the value of project based learning in empowering young learners to make a difference for self and others. The refurbishment of all learning spaces is complete and physical resources now support our progressive, inquiry based pedagogy. </p><p> </p><p>What difference or influence might you bring to our Learning Support team in this environment? </p><p>• Do you have a demonstrated commitment to Lutheran Education? </p><p>• Are you committed to guiding students towards their future rather than our past? </p><p>• Do you have a passion for learning and teaching? </p><p>• Are you committed to building community? </p><p>• Do you have demonstrated and developing leadership qualities? </p><p>• Are you interested in influencing innovative approaches and pathways to support students with complex needs? </p><p>Good Shepherd is committed to supporting the wider Lutheran education sector in the development and equipping of future school leaders. We are blessed and we serve to bless others! </p>
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Application Instructions

<p>Written applications addressing the Position/Person Description and including the contact details of three referees (two professional and one pastoral) may be forwarded electronically to <a href="mailto:principal&#64;gspv.sa.edu.au" rel="nofollow">principal&#64;gspv.sa.edu.au</a> or marked ‘Private and Confidential’ and addressed to: </p> <p>David Wilksch - The Principal Good Shepherd Lutheran School - 388 Montague Road, PARA VISTA SA 5093 PO Box 121, MODBURY NORTH SA 5092</p>


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