Finance Officer

    Working for Catholic Education Services, Cairns

    Catholic Education is one of the largest non-government employers in the Far North. Employment in Catholic schools in the Cairns Diocese offers a variety of teaching jobs, non-teaching jobs and leadership positions. Professional, administrative and leadership positions also exist with the Diocese’s education office, Catholic Education Services (CES). 

    About Our Lady Help of Christians School, Earlville 

    Our Lady Help of Christians Primary School (OLHOC) is located 10 minutes south of Cairns CBD and offers Prep to Year 6 classes. OLHOC prides itself on working with members of the school community to provide a positive learning environment for our students and a platform for academic success.

    Please visit the School website for further information

    Purpose of the Role 

    The Finance Officer assists with maintaining financial, accounting and administrative services to meet legislative requirements and support school operations. The Finance Officer reports to the Principal. 

    Position Details 

    • Term-Time Permanent Position (school terms only) 
    • 38 Hours Per week 
    • Commencing: 1 June 2020 
    • Applications close 5 pm, Sunday 2 May 2020 

    Mandatory Qualifications & Requirements 

    • Unless an exemption applies all staff are required to hold a current Working With Children Blue Card or be eligible to apply
    • Current drivers licence
    • A strong demonstrated commitment to the objectives, vision and ethos of Catholic Education
    • Tertiary qualifications at Associate Diploma/Diploma level or equivalent qualifications relevant to the position or such knowledge, qualifications and experience that are deemed by the employer as necessary to successfully carry out the duties of the position
    • Promote child safety at all times

    How to Apply

    For further information and an application pack, please visit our website 

    Catholic Education is an equal opportunity employer.

    Intending applicants must be fully committed to creating and maintaining a child safe organisation.