Learning Assistant (Middle and Senior Years)

Trinity Lutheran College - Ashmore

ASHMORE, QLD


Learning Support / Teacher's Aide

Contract Type: Contract Position Part Time (0.52 FTE)

Applications Close: 18 January 2021



<p><br /></p><p><b>Years 6 - 12 (Middle &amp; Senior Years), Part-Time, Term Time, 12-month Fixed term Contract </b></p><p>Trinity Lutheran College is a Kindergarten to Year 12 Christian co-educational college and an International Baccalaureate World School for the Primary Years Programme (PYP). Located in Ashmore on Queensland&#39;s beautiful Gold Coast, we offer a world class education for all students. </p><p>Applications are invited for a Learning Assistant (Middle/Senior Years) to commence a 12-month fixed term, term time contract in January 2021. The position is part time, with approximately 20-25 hours per week. </p><p>The Learning Assistant will contribute to the provision of a quality educational service by providing a range of services to support student learning under the direction of the class/specialist teacher. </p><p>Key duties will include: </p><p>• Work with students as individuals or in small groups to assist with their learning </p><p>• Support the classroom teacher by </p><p>- Collecting or developing teaching resources </p><p>- Setting up and operating equipment </p><p>- Undertaking administrative duties e.g. taking phone calls, student observations </p><p>• Support students who may need additional assistance to achieve particular learning outcomes </p><p>• Follow the directives of the subject classroom teacher and/or specialist in caring for and implementing the programs that have been specifically designed for particular student(s) </p><p>• Support the teacher to monitor student progress and behavior when working with students </p><p>• Assist teachers in sporting or cultural events </p><p>• Assist with playground duties and supervisions </p><p>• Support students in accessing and using digital and on-line resources </p><p>• Enhance and support the Christian ethos of the college </p><p> </p><p>Selection Criteria: </p><p>• Certificate III in Education Support or equivalent </p><p>• Ability to support the Christian ethos of the college, including its worship and devotional programme </p><p>• Demonstrated personal and interpersonal skills that enhance positive relationships with all members of the community especially teaching staff and students </p><p>• A strong understanding of the developmental needs of young children and/or adolescents and emerging young adults </p><p>• Ability to meet deadlines, priorities competing work demands and provide a high-quality level of customer service to the people of the college and the wider community </p><p>• Proficient in the use of ICT in the classrooms, including the use of iPads </p><p>• Willing to support the co-curricular program of the college </p><p>• Experience and understanding of the Queensland assessment and moderation procedures </p><p>• Excellent interpersonal skills, friendly and professional disposition </p><p> </p><p>For further information please review the position description. For information about our college please visit our website: www.tlc.qld.edu.au and follow the prompts to the employment section. </p><p>Applications with covering letter, resume, church minister reference letter or Christian character reference letter, names and contact details of two referees are to be emailed to the Principal at careers&#64;tlc.qld.edu.au </p><p> </p><p>Any further queries about these positions can be directed to Kara Dalgliesh, Human Resources and Policy Officer by calling (07) 5556 8248 or emailing careers&#64;tlc.qld.edu.au </p><p>Applications close 4.00pm Monday 18 January 2021. </p><p>Trinity Lutheran College is an equal opportunity employer </p><p><br /></p>
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<p>For further information about our college please visit our website: www.tlc.qld.edu.au and follow the prompts to the employment section.</p>