48626, several

Preschool Assistant - Farrer Primary School
Part-time Permanent

Closes: 30 October 2020

Classification: School Assistant 3
Salary: $55,354 - $59,575 plus superannuation
Position No: 48626, several
Directorate: Education
Advertised (Gazettal date): 16 October 2020
Contact Officer: Kate Banwell on kate.banwell@ed.act.edu.au or (02) 6205 7911

Details: An exciting opportunity exists to join the educational team at Farrer Primary School. The successful applicant will possess sound communication and customer service skills and have the ability to work within a busy work environment. The successful applicant will work closely with and receive direction from the teacher in assisting with the management and learning of children in a preschool program. As a part of a team the assistant will assist with program material preparation, behaviour management, supervision of children on the playground and on excursions and any specialised medical requirements. Please note that we are a P-6 school and the preschool staff participate fully in the whole school activities, timetables and events..
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Mandatory Minimum requirement is Certificate III in Children's Services or Certificate III in Education Support. The successful applicant must hold a current First Aid certificate or willingness to undertake training. Prior to commencing this role, a current registration issued under the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 is required. For further information on Working with Vulnerable People registration refer to - https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/1804.
Note: These position's are part-time at (18:45) hours per week and the full-time salary noted above will be pro-rata. There are two positions available for three days per week and the days will be discussed with the successful applicants.
How to Apply: Please provide a response to the Selection Criteria outlined in the attached Position Description, including a current curriculum vitae and contact details of referees.
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