Organisation/Entity: School Administrative and Support
Job Category: Schools | SASS
Job Location: Sydney Region
Job Reference Number: 0000894S
Number of Positions: 1
Total Remuneration Package: The hourly rate for this position is $42.61. The total salary package will include the employer's contribution to superannuation and leave loading.
Contact: 02 9627 1484 - Karen Downie
Closing Date: 17/05/2021 - 04:00 PM
Principal Network: Quakers Hill
Staffing Area: Blacktown
School Name: Riverstone High School
The NSW Department of Education provides, funds and regulates education services for NSW students from early childhood to secondary school, delivering world-class education through its public schools and providing funding support to non-government schools. We employ, develop and support teachers, leaders and other staff to deliver the best outcomes for students and to advance the wellbeing of Aboriginal people.
About the Role
The School Administrative Manager is responsible for the efficient management of school financial and administrative systems, as well as supervision and training of school administration officers. Manages the provision of support for school activities and routines, including student welfare and wellbeing, and works with the school principal, the school executive and teaching staff as required.
Additional School Information (Optional)
Riverstone High School is a co-educational 7-12 high school situated in the northwest growth corridor of Sydney and is one of four high schools in the Nirimba Collegiate. As of 2021, Riverstone High School has a year 11 cohort and will return to a full 7-12 setting in 2022.
There are currently 503 students enrolled, including 56 Aboriginal students and 53 students in the well-regarded Support Unit, comprising of two classes for students with mild intellectual disability and three multi-categorical classes. The school has strong links with partner primary schools at Riverstone, Schofields, Marsden Park and Vineyard, has two new partner primary schools in Galungara PS and Northbourne PS and is an integral member of the Nirimba Learning Community. Riverstone High School is strongly supported by the local community, with many students having a multi-generational connection to the school. Rapid expansion of local infrastructure and a school refurbishment program are having a significant impact on the school community and enrolments are expected to continue to increase.
How to Apply
If you are interested in this role, please apply online and attach your resume and covering letter, which clearly details how your skills, qualifications, knowledge, and experience can contribute to the success of this role. It is a requirement that you include the name and contact details of two referees. The statement of duties can be accessed here.
If there are targeted questions, you must respond to these (maximum 300 words) and include them in your covering letter.
Note: It is a requirement that all candidates submit their applications online via iworkfor.nsw.gov.au.
No paper-based, email-based, or late applications will be accepted.
The New South Wales Department of Education, a department of the Government of New South Wales, is responsible for the delivery and co-ordination of early childhood, primary school, secondary school, vocational education, adult, migrant and higher education in the state of New South Wales, Australia.