Teacher Aide - Mount Archer State School

$52,126 - $55,831 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Rockhampton QLD 4700, Australia
  • 21 Jul, 2021

Job Description

Mount Archer State School are seeking applications for candidates interested in participating in their casual pool of Teacher Aides. As the Teacher Aide you will contribute to the provision of quality educational service by assisting and supporting teachers with the preparation and enhancement of learning materials and associated activities. The Teacher Aide reports to the Principal or nominated delegate as appropriate. When supporting students with specific health procedures, a Teacher Aide will be under the direct or indirect supervision of a registered nurse or medical practitioner. Get your application in to be part of this great opportunity!

Position status Casual
Position type Non-Standard Hours
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification TAOO2
Workplace Location Rockhampton region
Job ad reference QLD/CQR380368/21T
Closing date 03-Aug-2021
Yearly salary $52126 - $55831
Salary Other $33.33 - $34.63 P/H
Job duration
Contact person Jeffrey Jepson
Contact details (07) 4923 5222

Please note Mount Archer State School are seeking applications for candidates interested in participating in their casual pool of Teacher Aides.

About the School:
Mount Archer State School is one of the largest state primary schools in Rockhampton. Our programs cater for students in prep and primary year levels. Mount Archer has a great reputation across Rockhampton as being a school of choice where every child has opportunities to reach their full potential. This can be attributed to a committed and professional staff, second to none. Our team includes teachers, teacher aides, administration, ancillary and specialist staff. Our ambition is to provide learning experiences to develop our students' intellect, talents and character. You will observe that we work hard at building a solid foundation for academic success.

About the Role:
As the Teacher Aide you will have responsibility for the following:

  • Assisting teachers and students with sporting activities and with school excursions.
  • Assisting with the management and stocktaking of equipment and resources.
  • Communicating effectively and displaying high level of interpersonal skills to function as an effective team member.
  • Maintaining anecdotal records on students for use in reviewing student's development.
  • Displaying respect and empathy for students with high level needs.
  • Displaying confidentiality, tact, reliability and sensitively to students and their families.
  • The compiling and supervising of class rolls.
  • Clerical assistance duties including typing teachers' notes and work programs, duplicating and photocopying teaching materials, checking bus lists, collation and duplication of exam papers, recording of examination results, compiling students results records, assisting in organising off site activities etc.
  • Assisting in the supervision of educational activities, under the direction of a teacher.
  • Assisting in preparing, storing, making available and clearing away teaching equipment and materials.

Please view the Role Description for a full list of responsibilities.

When working in regulated employment an employee must have a current Working with Children Clearance (blue card) issued by Blue Card Services.

To apply please attach the following:

  • A brief resume including contact details for 2 referees (one of whom should be your current supervisor)
  • A maximum 2 page written response outlining your suitability for the role referring to the key capabilities under the ‘How you will be assessed' section in the attached role description.

Applications remain current for 12 months from the closing date and may be considered for appointment to identical or similar vacancies within the Department.

Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.