Inclusive Education Assistants - Merici College - Braddon, ACT

Merici College (Braddon) (see more jobs from this school)

Braddon, ACT


Special Needs

Contract Type: Contract Position Part Time

Applications Close: 4 November 2021


Merici College is an all girls' 7-12 Catholic College committed to excellence in the education of girls, striving to assist all students to develop their potential academically, spiritually, culturally, physically and socially through innovative programs. Merici College is an IB World School, authorised to offer the Diploma Program (Years 11-12) and in the process of candidacy for the Middle Years Program (Years 7-10)

<p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Location:</strong>&nbsp;Braddon, ACT</span><br><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Employment Type:</strong>&nbsp;Part-time, Temporary</span><br><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Salary Range:&nbsp;</strong>$68,366.00 + Superannuation</span><br><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Start Date:</strong>&nbsp;January, 2022</span><br><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Closing Date:</strong>&nbsp;11.55pm, Thursday 4 November, 2021&nbsp;</span></p> <p><br><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Merici College is an all girls' 7-12 Catholic College committed to excellence in the education of girls, striving to assist all students to develop their potential academically, spiritually, culturally, physically and socially through innovative programs. Merici College is an IB World School, authorised to offer the Diploma Program (Years 11-12) and in the process of candidacy for the Middle Years Program (Years 7-10).</span></p> <p><br><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>About the Role</strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">We are currently seeking two&nbsp;<strong>Inclusive Education Assistants&nbsp;</strong>to join our inclusive community. As a member of the Inclusive Education Team you would possess the passion and expertise to work individually and collectively with students and staff, to maximise the learning outcomes for each individual student, including those with a disability.</span></p> <p><br><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Essential Criteria</strong></span></p> <ul type="disc"> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Respect of and a commitment to the College’s Catholic ethos and a willingness to foster it in the College Community;</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills including empathy, good listening skills and the ability to negotiate and liaise with parents, staff or students;</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Relevant qualifications and experience equivalent to Certificate IV in Learning Support and willingness to undertake professional development;</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">The ability to maintain strict confidentiality, exercise discretion and sound judgement as well as an understanding of the requirements of privacy legislation;</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Demonstrated organisational skills including the ability to prioritise, meet deadlines and use initiative;</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Ability to work both collaboratively and flexibly as part of a team;</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">The ability to use a level of technology appropriate to the position;</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">An understanding of duty of care in a school setting and the ability to work productively with young people in an all-girls environment;</span></li> <li><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">CPR qualification or a willingness to obtain.<br><br></span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><em>Please refer to the role description for an in-depth detail regarding criteria and skill set required.<br></em></span><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><em>&nbsp;</em></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Application Process</strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Applications are invited from interested candidates able to demonstrate a commitment to the vision of Catholic Education.</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">Applicants are required to submit a cover letter and current resume including a statement of suitability against the skills, attributes and experience as outlined in the <a href="https://secure.dc2.pageuppeople.com/apply/TransferRichTextFile.ashx?sData=UFUtVjMtcXkXyRrh2LfhbLzPIBcgOdfwHOqo1NiLFXx_4USgfYeA2Lksupmi7oqCwZPvqt5vc682uTrnjm9IggsbqjrQoL6QS7exu40YbjvIAukRGZfJy3Q7cmyduoZqYQL6QempEaD64VawkaKfExhsBUCG_g%7e%7e">Position Description</a></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">This position involves working with children. The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory employment screening for child related employment in accordance with CE policy.</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt">For further information about the School please visit our <a href="https://www.merici.act.edu.au/">website</a><span>.</span> Information about Catholic Education Archdiocese of Canberra &amp; Goulburn can be accessed <a href="https://cg.catholic.edu.au/">here</a><span>.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Position specific queries:</strong> Please contact Lauren Frankham on 02 6243 4100 or via email <span><a href="mailto:Lauren.Frankham@merici.act.edu.au">Lauren.Frankham@merici.act.edu.au</a></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12pt"><strong>Application queries:</strong> Please contact the Recruitment Team on&nbsp;02 6234 5427 or via email&nbsp;<a href="mailto:Recruitment@cg.catholic.edu.au">Recruitment@cg.catholic.edu.au</a></span></p><br><br><p><img src="https://az29734.vo.msecnd.net/static/people/icons/icon_file_small.gif" alt="Download File">&nbsp;<a href="https://careers.cg.catholic.edu.au/cw/en/PositionDescriptionDocument/498082/inclusive-education-assistants-merici-college-braddon-act">Applicant Information Pack</a></p>
Save Job

Archived

This vacancy is no longer open.