School Administrative Officer, Full Time/Part Time Ongoing - Connells Point Public School

$35.58 hourly
  • NSW Department of Education
  • Sydney NSW, Australia
  • 10 Sep, 2021

Job Description

Organisation/Entity: School Administrative and Support
Job Category: Schools | SASS
Job Location: Sydney Region
Job Reference Number: 00008G0G
Number of Positions: 2
Total Remuneration Package: The hourly rate for this position is $35.58. The total salary package will include employer's contribution to superannuation and leave loading.
Contact: 0411 755 965 - Therese Corben
Closing Date: 22/09/2021 - 04:00 PM
Principal Network: Kogarah
Staffing Area: St George
School Name: Connells Point Public School
FTE: 1.000

Position Information
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
A School Administrative Officer provides administrative, financial and student welfare/wellbeing support and assistance in relation to office and classroom activities, including but not limited to the following school settings: the office, sick bay, library, science laboratory, and food technology/kitchen areas.

Essential Requirements

  • Working with Children Check Clearance
  • First Aid Certificate or willingness to undertake First Aid training.
  • Administration of Medications – training to be provided based on student needs.

Selection Criteria

  • Demonstrated capacity to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Administration skills including a knowledge of computer software programs such as Microsoft Office.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work with teachers and students.
  • Ability to perform tasks in one or more of the following areas: office procedures; accounting procedures; sick bay; hospitality and /or design and technology; science.

Special Notes
This panel will choose one full-time (1.00FTE) applicant and one part-time (0.962FTE) applicant to become permanent members of the Connells Point Public School staff.

Additional School Information (Optional)
Connells Point Public School is set in Kogarah Network of Sydney and has 521 students. It is a very multi-cultural school,and the community celebrates students and families from many cultural backgrounds. In 2021 the school established a Support Class Autism and this class has added so much to the lives of our staff and parents. Connells Point Public School offers evidence based whole school programs in literacy and numeracy and has a strong focus on academic success. This learning is supplemented by a broad range of extra-curricular activities such as band, dance, chess, sport, drama and public speaking and debating, ensuring all students have the opportunity to excel in their area of expertise. The school community and staff members are supported in all aeras by a very active P&C and School Council.

How to Apply
To apply for this role, please submit an application by clicking “Apply Online” below. You will need to attach a covering letter (max. 3 pages) and your resume (max. 5 pages), in either Word or PDF format, that demonstrates how your skills, knowledge and experience can contribute to the success of this role in accordance with the Selection Criteria as outlined in the Statement of Duties. It is a requirement that you include the name and contact details of two referees.

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 applicants submit their applications online on No paper-based, email-based or late applications will be accepted.