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​Expression of Interest​
Temporary Teacher Aide (TA002) Position
Refugee Support Program
​Applications are invited for the position of Temporary Teacher Aide for our Refugee Support Program, working face-to-face delivering Literacy and Numeracy support and classroom support – 25 hours per week (Monday - Friday).

The position is effective from 5 February 2018 to 13 July 2018 with strong possibility of extension.  

You will have responsibility for the delivery of the following key tasks, whilst displaying the following skills:

  • Assisting in the supervision of education activities, under the direction of a teacher
  • Working face-to-face with students both individual and the classroom setting 
  • Displaying respect and empathy for students with learning needs
  • Displaying confidentiality, tact, reliability and sensitively to students and their families
  • Supporting students with language tuition
  • Supporting students with literacy, numeracy and reading development
  • Provide homework assistance
  • Interpreting role between student’s home and school community
  • Maintaining anecdotal records on students for use in reviewing student’s development
  • Assist in tracking student academic achievement and attendance
  • Developing culturally appropriate education materials 
  • Teacher aide general classroom support
  • Clerical assistance duties including typing teachers' notes and work programs, duplicating/photocopying teaching materials, checking bus lists, collation and duplication of exam papers, recording of examination results, compiling students results records, marking rolls, assisting in organising off-site activities
  • Assisting in preparing, storing, making available and clearing away teaching equipment and materials
  • Communicating effectively and displaying high level of interpersonal skills to function as an effective team member within the school community
  • Undertake playground/bus supervision when required

(Refer to the attached Teacher Aide Role Description for the full list of duties.)

Applications (maximum two pages) must outline relevant skills and abilities to support the position as well as be accompanied by a current CV with two (2) Referees, one (1) being your current Supervisor by no later than 5.00 pm Thursday 25 January, 2018.  

Applications should be directed to:​

Jenny Shard
Business Manager
Ipswich State High School
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