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Reference No : 10983 External Position Closing Date: Monday 19 April, 2021
Location GATESHEAD St Paul's Primary School
Vacancy TypeTemporary Part Time
Hours/FTE10 Hours
Description To provide literacy and numeracy assistance and support for students with additional needs at St Paul's Primary School, Gateshead 10 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 Teachers

• must be able to work collaboratively as part of a team

The Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults, preventing those in our care from suffering abuse or neglect. The Diocese is committed to being compliant with the National Principles for Child Safe Organisations and the National Catholic Safeguarding Standards. All employees are required to undergo a National Police Check, retain a valid NSW Working with Children Check and ensure compliance with our safeguarding policies, the Diocesan Safeguarding Commitment Statement and the Code’s of Conduct.
Essential Criteria Working With Children number must be recorded on your application
Desirable Criteria • experience in working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

• experience working with children with oppositional behaviours and English as a Second Language

• experience in implementing behaviour plans

• understands and implements non-violent crisis intervention strategies
Finishing Date17/12/21
Conditions of EmploymentSalary is in accordance with New South Wales & Australian Capital Territory Catholic Systemic Schools Enterprise Agreement 2020.
Applications Close Monday 19 April, 2021
InstructionsForward your Curriculum Vitae together with a covering letter addressing selection criteria via email (preferred) as one pdf to the contact person.
Contact Name Telephone
  Gregory Cumming ( 4943 6369
Applications to:

By email (preferred):

Gregory Cumming

By post:

St Paul's Primary School
Felton Street

Specific School Requirements/ Additional Info The covering letter attached to your curriculum vitae (full personal and contact details of referees) should address the criteria as outlined above. The preferred applicant will be required to complete the registration process for the Diocese. Applications will be received at the school up to 3.00pm on the closing date.