Teacher Assistant

St James Catholic College (see more jobs from this school)


Learning Support / Teacher's Aide

Contract Type: Contract Position Part Time (0.60 FTE)

Applications Close: 5 December 2022

Located in the picturesque township of Cygnet, St James Catholic College caters for the needs of approximately 300 students. The College is proud of its long-standing and well-respected relationship with the community. St James Catholic College upholds the values of the Gospel lived out in the Josephite and Edmund Rice traditions. Small class sizes enable staff to teach with a strong focus on the individual needs of each and every student. Students are supported and encouraged to reach their full potential guided by our school motto "Let your light shine".

<p>St James Catholic College, Cygnet, a Kindergarten - Year 10 co-educational College in the Huon Valley is seeking applications from suitably qualified and experienced applicants for the position of:</p><p><br /></p><p>Teacher Assistant </p><p>Limited Tenure - Leave Replacement - Term Time only - 15 hours per week</p><p>30 January 2023 - 15 December 2023</p><p><br /></p><p>Candidates must be able to fully support the Catholic ethos of St James Catholic College. To be eligible applicants require:</p><p>Personal capabilities</p><ul><li>Committed to supporting student outcomes through a service orientation.</li><li>Able to relate to students with varying needs.</li><li>Able to interact appropriately with colleagues, students and parents for different purposes and in different contexts.</li><li>Able to establish and maintain collaborative working relationships.</li><li>Able to apply literacy and numeracy skills to effectively undertake role.</li><li>Able to perform effectively in environments with competing demands.</li><li>Able to participate in problem-solving and conflict resolution in a constructive manner.</li><li>Flexible and dependable.</li><li>Committed to professional integrity.</li></ul><p>Evidentiary requirements:</p><p>Essential</p><ul><li>Valid Working with Vulnerable People Registration</li><li>Accreditation A: Accreditation to work in a Catholic school or willingness to work towards</li><li>Current and satisfactory National Police Criminal History Check (NPCHC)</li></ul><p> Desirable</p><ul><li>Experience related to specific support activity areas eg food technology, MDT, EAL, ATSI etc.</li><li>Education sector experience</li><li>Current First Aid Certificate</li><li>Protective Handling Practices training</li><li>Manual Handling training</li></ul><p>We demonstrate our commitment to reconciliation by encouraging Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples to apply.</p><p><br /></p>
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<p>To download an Application Package and Application for Employment form click the attachments below. Full details on how to apply can be found in the Application Package.</p><p>Electronic applications should be emailed to: sjc.employment&#64;catholic.tas.edu.au </p>