Contract Type: Contract Position Part Time (0.80 FTE)
Applications Close: 1 December 2020
St. Jude's is seeking enthusiastic, experienced Learning Support Officers to join our team. Each position is for 5 days per week - 30 hours. The successful applicants will commence in Term One 2021.
<p>Year Level/Subject: Primary</p><p>St. Jude’s Primary School is seeking two Learning Support Officers to work 5 days per week 8.45am to 3.15pm each day.</p><p>The successful applicants need to be friendly, motivated people with a passion for working with children with additional needs. Teamwork is an essential part of these positions. The successful applicants will work under the direction of teaching staff and school leaders to assist students access the Curriculum while growing in their learning and social emotional development.<br /></p><p>This will require the use of intervention and extension activities in a range of settings including classroom, small groups, individual coaching, specialist classes and play.<br /></p><p><br /></p><p>The successful applicants will have strong communication skills and be familiar with the use of supports such as visual timetables, individualised programs, timed breaks, structured play and understand the importance of social/emotional learning.<br /></p><p>Applicants must have a current Working With Children Check, follow the School's Child Safe Policy and abide by the St. Jude’s Child Safe Code of Conduct.</p><p><br /></p><p>Relevant qualifications and experience with students who have differences such as anxiety and/or ASD would be an advantage.</p><p>Special Requirements</p><p>The successful applicant will:</p><p>demonstrate a commitment to the ethos of a Catholic school</p><p>have experience with primary school aged children (aged 5 to 12 years)</p><p>have sound interpersonal and communication skills</p><p>understand the importance of maintaining confidentiality.</p>