Learning Support Officer /Teacher Aide Replacement Position

St Mary MacKillop Catholic Primary School - Bannockburn


Learning Support / Teacher's Aide

Contract Type: Contract Position Part Time (0.84 FTE)

Applications Close: 23 June 2024

Applications are invited from qualified LSOs to join the Prep (Foundation) team with a start date of the beginning of Term 3.

<p>Applications are invited from qualified LSO to join a team dedicated to achieving engaging learning experiences that challenge children to achieve their personal best.  The position is for up to 33 hours over 5 days and will begin at the commencement of tTerm 3 2024.  Days and time fraction are negotiable.</p><p>This position is a replacement position for the remainder of the 2024 school year and is with the Prep (Foundation) Team. </p><p>LSOs work closely with classroom teachers and take their direction from them. The role involves working as part of a team with classroom teachers to provide support for students with diverse needs.</p><p>The successful applicant will support student learning under the direction of a teacher with individual and small groups of students both within and outside of the classroom to assist them with their educational and development programs.</p><p> </p><p>It is expected that the successful applicant will:</p><ul><li>be committed to the values and ethos of the Catholic education system</li><li>be highly motivated, committed, positive, friendly and enthusiastic</li><li>have some experience working with students with a diverse range of needs.</li><li>display effective communication and organisational skills and the ability to be flexible, proactive and resourceful.</li><li>use initiative within the class environment to ensure optimal student support.</li><li>be able to work as part of teams of various sizes</li><li>be self motivated and able to work independently if necessary</li><li>have the capacity to cater effectively for a diverse range of learning needs</li><li>be able to build positive relationships with children and assist in creating learning environments where all are valued and challenged</li><li>demonstrate an understanding of child safety and the appropriate obligations and behaviours when engaging with students.</li><li>be committed to professional learning and ongoing improvement</li><li>be able to embed ICT into the LSO role.</li></ul><p>This community of St Mary MacKillop is committed to the safety, wellbeing and protection of all children in our care. All applicants need to demonstrate a commitment to the same principles.</p><p> </p><p><strong>Special Requirements:</strong></p><p> </p><p>Applicants must have:</p><p>• Current Working With Children Check</p><p>• Current Police Check</p><p>• Three professional referees.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p>* Certificate IV in Education Support preferred</p>
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Application Instructions

<p>Applications should be made in writing and forwarded via email to the Principal, at the addresses listed below.</p><p>Principal: Mr Anthony Drill  </p><p>Email: employment&#64;stmmb.catholic.edu.au</p><p>Phone: (03) 5281 8500</p><p>Address: PO Box 347</p><p>Bannockburn, VIC 3331</p><p> </p><p> </p>


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