Teacher Assistant - Learning Support - Holy Spirit College,...

Holy Spirit College is a Catholic co-educational college within the Diocese of Rockhampton, catering to students from Years 7-12. At the heart of all that we do, is a commitment to Catholic values and the provision of a high-quality education within an environment that is supportive and caring.

The Mackay region boasts a vibrant economy offering an idyllic lifestyle on the Central Queensland coast, from picturesque beaches, nearby island resorts to beautiful rainforests. The College has an enrolment of 960 students and offers an innovative curriculum, an exciting 'Transition into Senior Schooling' Program and a comprehensive range of Senior courses.

About the role

This is position is term-time for 30hpw, commencing in January 2021. Under direct supervision of the Principal or nominee, the teacher assistant will provide support services to classroom teachers with student learning either individually or in groups.

About You

The successful applicant will have relevant experience and an understanding of, and a commitment to, the ethos of Catholic Education. In addition, you will have excellent time management skills, well developed interpersonal skills and a high proficiency of computer skills. Certificate in Education Support and previous experience in supporting students with identified learning difficulties would be an advantage.

What we offer
  • Competitive salary range (based on experience)
  • Superannuation up to 12.75% contribution (in a co-contribution arrangement)
  • Modern facilities and resources
  • Access to long service leave after 7 years of continuous service (portability of Long Service Leave may also be applicable)
  • Corporate health insurance
  • Excellent leave entitlements to suit various situations
  • Induction, professional development and learning opportunities

Mandatory Requirements
  • A current valid Blue Card under the Working with Children (Risk Management and Screening) Act 2000 (WWC Act) and valid Suitability Notice is a requirement of the position.

How to Apply
  • Complete the application form using the links below
  • Provide a 1 – 2 page cover letter outlining your demonstrated capabilities.
  • Submit your application and supporting documentation to:

Alison Wales


Holy Spirit College

Email: employment@hsc.qld.edu.au

Further information
  • For a confidential conversation please contact the staffing officer at Holy Spirit College, Mackay on 07 4969 2600
  • You can find further information regarding these positions on the Holy Spirit College Website
  • Applications during the shortlisting phase will be kept confidential.

Applications close Wednesday, 25 November 2020.

Catholic Education is committed to best practice in student protection policies and procedures and is an equal opportunity employer.