School Officer – Learning Support – Cessnock, NSW 104 views

School Officer – Learning Support

CESSNOCK St Patrick’s Primary School

  • Reference No : 7792
  • Temporary Part-Time
  • Hours/FTE: 27.5 Hours
  • Commencement ASAP
  • Finishing date: 21/12/18


To provide literacy and numeracy assistance and support for students with additional needs at St Patrick’s Primary School, Cessnock for 27.5 hours per week.

Position requirements

  • must have a competent level of literacy and numeracy
  • must have an interest in the process of learning to read and understanding numeracy
  • must have a cooperative nature and a kind manner and be capable of supporting children in their learning
  • must be willing to support the ethos of the Catholic School
  • must be capable of working under supervision of the Learning Support Teacher and Classroom Teacher

Essential Criteria

  • record Working With Children number on application.

Desirable Criteria

  • experience in working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • experience working with children with oppositional behaviours
  • experience in implementing behaviour plans
  • understands and implements non-violent crisis intervention strategies


Forward your Curriculum Vitae together with a covering letter addressing selection criteria via email (preferred) as one pdf to the contact person.

Andrew Latham
Ph: +61 2 4990 3152

Applications to
By email (preferred):

By post
St Patrick’s Primary School
PO Box 489

Specific School Requirements/Additional Info

The covering letter attached to your Curriculum Vitae should address the criteria as outlined above and should include contact details for referees. The preferred applicant will be required to complete the registration process for the Diocese.

Please email Applications to: up until 3.00pm on the closing date.

Applications close Friday 25 May 2018

More Information

  • Organisation Catholic School Office - Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle
  • Salary Salary is in accordance with New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory Catholic Systemic Schools Enterprise Agreement 2015.
  • Location Mayfield, Newcastle, NSW
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The Catholic Schools Office (CSO) is responsible for the leadership, operation and management of systemic schools which educate more than 19,000 students in 45 Primary schools, 11 Secondary schools and one K–12 school in the Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle. The CSO employs more than 1500 teachers and around 550 support staff. Our main focus is providing support for schools to ensure each student receives a quality education and has the opportunity to grow academically, spiritually, physically and emotionally.

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