Aspect Macarthur School (see more jobs from this school)

Cobbity , NSW 

Special Needs

Contract Type: Contract Position Full Time

Applications Close: 24 October 2022

Are you passionate about people?

<div class="container"> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Come and join us in January 2023 and help our students be the best they can be</strong></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong><span style="font-size: small;">Maximum term contract, f</span></strong></span><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong><span style="font-size: small;">ull time&nbsp;roles&nbsp;</span></strong></span></li> <li><span style="color: #000000; font-size: small;"><strong>Base salary $78-114k + special education allowance $3,392 p.a. (pro rata for part time employment)&nbsp;</strong></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: small;"><strong><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Increase your take home pay with PBI salary packaging</span></strong></span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Located at&nbsp;Aspect Macarthur&nbsp;School at Cobbitty, NSW or at one of the&nbsp;satellite classes&nbsp;in the region<span style="font-size: small; color: #ff0000;">&nbsp;</span></strong></span></li> </ul> <p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="color: #000000;"><em><span style="font-size: small;"><strong>Start and end every day doing </strong></span><span style="font-size: small;"><strong>something</strong></span><span style="font-size: small;"><strong>&nbsp;amazing!</strong></span></em></span></p> <p style="text-align: center;">&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>What you will do:</strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Aspect are leaders in education for children on the autism spectrum. Working at Aspect means you will be supported by a team of passionate professional educators. You will help create a learning environment that tailors to the individual needs of students through evidence informed best practice in autism. Class sizes are small and you always have the assistance of a dedicated teacher aide. You will learn about the ACA which is Aspect's comprehensive approach to the way we support people. You will work closely in a team that includes the student, family, teacher aide and other professionals such as our school psychologist, speech therapists and occupational therapists to develop and deliver quality learning programs. This wrap-around multi-disciplinary approach to support means that you will gain new skills and work experience that can help you reach your professional goals.</span></p> <p>&nbsp;<span style="font-size: 10pt;"><em>"Every day is so different from the last, I learn each day from the students... I love the diversity and uniqueness of each student and assisting them to learn in the way that suits them best. Aspect is amazing at student focused learning, I have never experienced such a nourishing learning environment with a strong child-based focus.&nbsp; I truly enjoy every day, watching the student's anxiety fade and their creativity shine through."</em>&nbsp;Teacher, Aspect School</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">&nbsp;</span><a style="font-size: 10pt;" href="https://applynow.net.au/jobs/ASPECT1593/assets/18414308">Click here to view the Position Profile.</a></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Who we are:</strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect) has grown to become Australia's&nbsp;largest national educational program for children on the autism spectrum, with 9 independent schools operating from 67 locations in&nbsp;NSW and South Australia catering to approximately 1,200 students, so there are plenty of opportunities to choose from. At Aspect we foster a culture of belonging and investment in both staff and students. We would help you to build your career with us and see you reach your potential.&nbsp;<a href="https://www.autismspectrum.org.au/how-can-we-help/going-to-school" target="_blank">Click here to find out more about our schools.</a></span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong><em>We're passionate about people, about being positive and about what’s possible!</em></strong>&nbsp;</span></p> <p>&nbsp;<span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>About the School:&nbsp;</strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Aspect Macarthur School provides placement for approximately 110 students on the autism spectrum from Kindergarten to year 10. Our main site is located at Cobbitty with 6 satellite classes&nbsp;within the Catholic and Department of Education schools&nbsp;in the Macarthur area and another main site school in Coffs Harbour, NSW.</span><a href="https://www.autismspectrum.org.au/how-can-we-help/going-to-school/aspect-schools/macarthur-school" target="_blank"><span style="font-size: 10pt;"> To find out more about our school, click here.&nbsp;</span></a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>What we are looking for:</strong></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">NESA registration to teach in NSW</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Special Education qualification/s are preferred</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Experience working with students on the autism spectrum or with other intellectual disability</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">NSW Working with Children Check clearance for paid employment</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Depending on the school's location/requirements it may be essential to have a current driver's licence </span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">A Light Rigid (LR) driver's licence is desirable</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">You may be required to provide an international police clearance</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>What we offer:</strong></span></p> <ul> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Ongoing learning opportunities for advancement</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Full time base salary of $78k - $114k (depending on qualifications, accreditation and relevant teaching experience) + <strong>special education allowance $3,392 p.a.</strong> (pro rata for part time employment) + superannuation, pro rata or casual loading as applicable</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Salary packaging to increase your take home pay</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Employee referral incentives</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">EAP services</span></li> <li><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Discounted Fitness Passport membership options</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><span style="font-size: small;"> <a href="https://applynow.net.au/jobs/ASPECT2/assets/17625720">Click here for a summary of some of the benefits you can access when working at Aspect.</a></span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>To apply: </strong>Please include your resume and complete the candidate questionnaire as part of Aspect's online recruitment process. Cover letter is optional.&nbsp;There is no closing date for this role, all applications will be reviewed as they are received, and successful applicants will be contacted.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">COVID-19 Vaccination is a condition of employment for all staff in Aspect and staff are required to have had two doses of the COVID-19 vaccination.&nbsp; As part of the recruitment/interview process Aspect will collect information related to your vaccination status to ensure you meet this condition of employment.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>Enquiries should be directed to:</strong> Natasha Eaton, Principal,&nbsp;0483019362.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><strong>More information about Aspect: </strong><a href="http://www.autismspectrum.org.au/">www.autismspectrum.org.au</a><strong>.</strong></span></p> <p style="text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><strong><em>Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect) is committed to providing an environment free from abuse, neglect and exploitation of the people we support.</em></strong></span></p> <p><strong>Aspect is committed to providing an autism friendly workplace and supporting an inclusive and diverse workforce. It is through this commitment that we encourage and welcome applicants from all backgrounds to apply.</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div id="apply-now-button">Apply Now</div> </div>
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