Teacher Assistants – Primary and Secondary

St Mary MacKillop College is committed to providing quality K-12 Catholic education in the South West region. We are a supportive, caring community with modern facilities designed to engage students and bring learning to life.

Commencing in January 2019 we are looking for Teacher Assistants on both our Primary and Secondary Campuses

  • General Classroom, Early Childhood and Special Needs positions available
  • Part Time roles
  • 12 month contracts

A St Mary MacKillop College Teacher’s Assistant supports teachers whose role it is to encourage each student to discover and develop their interests and talents in order to become the best they can be. The role of the Teacher Assistant is to give assistance to any student/s in the class as requested (by the student or teacher) and to provide additional support for students with special educational needs.

The successful applicants will have:

  • Previous experience working with children in a school environment.
  • As a minimum a Certificate IV in Education Support (Special Needs) or equivalent for Special Needs Assistants.
  • As a minimum a Certificate III in Education Support for classroom assistants.
  • A Working with Children's Clearance and Crim Trac Clearance
  • A willingness to promote and support Catholic values as a member of the St Mary MacKillop College community.

We are seeking someone that:

  • Shows initiative, work independently and contribute to the management of a dynamic Learning Support team
  • Wholeheartedly embraces the culture and vision of the College
  • Possess the ability to develop positive and constructive relationships
  • Gives assistance to staff, families and students in supporting students
  • Has a positive, compassionate nature with highly effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Maintains a high standard of confidentiality regarding all aspects of College students, staff, procedures and practices
  • Is prepared to participate in co-curricular activities

For further information regarding these positions download a copy of the relevant Job Description Teacher's Assistant - General Classroom or Teacher's Assistant - Special Needs

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APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Friday 16 November 2018