28 Jul, 2020

Teacher’s Aide (T-12 Learning Support)

  • Wollondilly Anglican College
  • Tahmoor NSW, Australia
Full time Education & Training

Job Description

Teacher’s Aide (T-12 Learning Support)

(to commence in 2021)

 

The College is seeking applications from committed and dynamic Christian Teacher’s Aides (T-12 Learning Support) to perform a wide variety of functions under the supervision and direction of the Advanced Learning/Learning Support T-12 Coordinator.

 

The College has developed a reputation for five academic and pastoral distinctives –

  • Education within a Christian framework
  • The Pursuit of Excellence, particularly academic excellence, supported by Sport and the Creative and Performing Arts
  • Pride in Belonging
  • Community engagement and involvement
  • Development of Christian morals, standards & ethics in students (A Second Education)

 

In order to achieve these distinctives the College has developed an Educational Framework which aims for a Wollondilly student to be:

  • Purpose Driven
  • A Motivated Learner
  • Cared for and Caring
  • Self-Regulatory
  • Future Focused

 

The successful applicant would be committed to the development of these distinctives and their associated framework.

 

Job purpose:

To provide the College community with professional and high quality learning support

 

Reports to:      Advanced Learning/Learning Support (ALLS) T-12 Coordinator

 

Classification:

Clerical and Administration Level 3 - Independent Schools NSW (Support and Operational Staff) Multi-Enterprise Agreement 2017

 

Status:             Full Time, Term Time (Does not usually work in school holidays)

 

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • In consultation with ALLS Coordinator, delivery of learning programs for students
  • Document interactions with students and teachers
  • Formally report on student progress to ALLS Coordinator
  • Attend Staff Meetings and Professional Development as required
  • Other duties as requested by the Headmaster or Advanced Learning/Learning Support T-12 Coordinator

Person Profile:

A Christian person who is team oriented, discreet, able to exercise initiative, reliability, patience, empathy, friendliness and is flexible and willing to consider further study if the opportunity presents.

 

Specific Job Skills:

  • Work with students from Transition to Year 12
  • Work with students individually or in small groups in the delivery of set teaching programs in consultation with ALLS Coordinator
  • Document and report on students’ progress to ALLS Coordinator
  • Provide in-class support under the supervision of the class teacher. Duties may involve: one on one student assistance, student assessments
  • Encourage student’s effort and self-worth
  • Team member of the ALLS Faculty and engagement in professional development initiatives
  • Exam supervision for Special Provisions
  • Playground supervision
  • Under the guidance of the ALLS Coordinator other duties may include preparation of teaching resources and clerical duties such as recording keeping, photocopying and filing
  • Respect and understand the need for confidentiality
  • An understanding of the expectations relating to Child Protection in a school environment

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Certificate III or above in Education Support OR matching experience with a willingness to upgrade qualifications
  • Hold a current Working with Children Check

 

Applications should include a reference or referee details from the Minister of the Church they currently attend.

For more information, please head to www.wac.nsw.edu.au/employment

Applications close Sunday, 16 August 2020

Closing Date

Sunday, 16 August 2020

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