School Support Officer (SSO) - Reception

St Mary's College Gunnedah (see more jobs from this school)

Gunnedah , NSW


Admin / SSO / Non-Teaching

Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Part Time (0.90 FTE)

Applications Close: 24 June 2021



<p><b>Position Purpose </b></p><p>The purpose of SSO - Reception at St Mary’s College is to be the initial point of contact for the College for both staff, students, parents and the wider College community. The SSO - Reception facilitates effective, professional, communication across and beyond the College. </p><p><b>Commencement </b></p><p>The commencement date will be negotiated with the successful applicant.</p><p><b>Selection Criteria </b></p><p><b>Essential Criteria </b></p><ul><li>Certificate III in Office Administration or equivalent level study in office systems, and software used in the office; OR a willingness to undertake study towards an appropriate qualification. </li><li>Ability to work in a child-related environment enabling effective response to a wide range of stakeholders– principal, teachers, CSO staff, parents, diocesan clergy, and community enquiries. </li><li>Effective verbal communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to liaise with people at all levels (e.g. staff, parents, students and the wider school community) in an informative, accurate and positive manner. </li><li>Highly developed written communications skills with the ability to maintain strong attention to detail and take pride in the quality of work produced. </li><li>Ability to prioritise, organise and complete work within established deadlines, and to maintain a consistent level of professionalism. </li><li>An ability to work effectively within a busy team environment, and also to work unsupervised. </li><li>First Aid certificate or willingness to obtain.</li></ul><p><b>Desirable </b></p><ul><li>Previous experience in a school environment. </li></ul><p><b>Application </b></p><p>For questions regarding the professional nature of this position, please contact St Mary’s College on (02) 6742 2124. </p><p>Before submitting your application, please ensure the following: </p><ul><li>You have carefully read the position description and ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills, experience and qualifications. <br /><br /></li><li><b>Complete the relevant online application form</b> by <a href="https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/F697YPX" rel="nofollow">clicking here</a> and attach a cover letter (optional) and CV that clearly outlines your qualifications and career history. </li></ul><p><i>Preferred applicants must have the right to work in Australia and will be subject to employment screening.</i></p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p>