Learning Support - Teaching Assistant

Trinity Christian School (see more jobs from this school)

Wanniassa, ACT 

Admin / SSO / Non-Teaching

Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Part Time (0.40 FTE)

Applications Close: 28 April 2024

We are currently seeking a dedicated and experienced Teaching Assistant to join our professional School learning support team.

<p><b>Location: </b> Tuggeranong, ACT </p><p><b>Employment Type:</b> Part-time</p><p><b>Employment Status:</b> Ongoing </p><p><b>Start Date: </b> Negotiable </p><p><b>Additional benefits: </b>Employee Assistance Program, School fee concessions, relocation expenses, annual Staff Development Award<br /></p><p>Trinity Christian School is an independent Preschool to Year 12 school where students develop spiritually, academically, socially, emotionally and physically through a wide range of learning experiences. We recognise the individual worth of each person and their responsibility to others. Trinity promotes staff excellence and values the benefit that our professional team bring to the school. Trinity offers all the professional advantages of a large and established organisation. However, our distinctive structure enables us to develop and support smaller caring communities of staff and families united by Christian vision, mission and values.</p><p><b>About the Role</b></p><p>Teaching Assistants at Trinity Christian School provide a key service to students requiring extra assistance in their learning journeys. Teaching Assistants support teaching staff deliver specific education to students.</p><p><b>Essential Criteria</b><br /></p><ul><li>Good understanding of and commitment to the mission and philosophy of the School. </li><li>Ability to show interest in the wellbeing of students as well as their social, spiritual and academic development. </li><li>Ability to support the learning of students as directed by the teaching staff. </li><li>Experience in working with students who require additional educational support. </li><li>Ability to work in a collaborative manner. </li><li>Well-developed organisational skills. </li><li>Sufficient skill in computer literacy to assist student learning. </li><li>First Aid Certificate is desirable. </li><li>Working With Vulnerable People card is essential. </li><li>A Certificate IV in Education Support or similar is preferred. </li></ul><p> </p><p> Please refer to the role description for further details regarding selection criteria and required skills and expertise.<br /></p><p><b>Application Process</b><br /></p><p>Applicants are required to complete the <b>online application form</b> at www.tcs.act.edu.au/employment and provide an <b>Expression of Interest</b> and<b> Curriculum Vitae</b>. For further information about the School, please visit our school website www.tcs.act.edu.au</p><p><b>Position specific queries</b>: Please contact Trinity HR on 02 6210 7500 or email employment&#64;tcs.act.edu.au </p><p><br /></p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p>