South Metropolitan Education Region
Southwell Primary School
Gardener - Handyperson
Level 2, $1,015.60 - $1,033.40 (pro-rata) per week (GS (Misc.) GA 2021)
Advertised Vacancy Number: SS/SS687765
This is a permanent part-time (0.4FTE) position commencing Term 3, 2021
Southwell Primary School (PS) is seeking a Gardener – Handyperson to work as part of a team to establish and maintain the school grounds.
The successful applicant will ensure minor repairs are completed in a timely manner. They will have the opportunity to work as a team and share skills to create a garden suited to the schools’ needs. It would be highly desirable that the successful applicant has knowledge of landscape and garden design, as well has appropriate knowledge of planting schedules in the local area.
The successful application will be committed to grounds improvement. They should ideally show initiative and be able to work in flexibly in a changing environment. A knowledge of aboriginal culture would be highly regarded and assist in developing a contextual garden.
Southwell PS prides itself on being a welcoming and supportive community. We are a small school with opportunity for growth. Southwell PS in Hamilton Hill, is a caring, supportive and friendly place to learn. Our vision is to give every child, every chance, every day.
We love our multicultural diversity and welcome staff who show respect for one another, share out passion for growth, have a positive outlook and are committed to developing our school vision.
Further information about this position can be found in the attached job description form (JDF).
This selection process will initially be used to fill the above vacancy. Applicants assessed as suitable during this selection process may be considered for other similar vacancies that occur throughout our school for up to 12 months following this initial appointment. This includes circumstances where this position becomes subsequently vacant should the successful applicant decline or vacate the advertised position.
The Department is an equal opportunity employer and encourages people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and persons from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.
For further information about Southwell PS please visit southwellps.wa.edu.au or Schools Online.
For further job related information:
Please contact Janine Hart, Manager Corporate Services, by telephoning (08) 9236 9400 or emailing Janine.Hart@education.wa.edu.au
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Your application should include:
A completed application form. The application form can be found in the attachments at the bottom of this advertisement. Please only complete the application form if you are not submitting your application online.
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The Department applies a ten (10) day breach period to this selection process.
Applications must be submitted before 3.30pm (WST) on Thursday, 24 June 2021
PROFORMA AND LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED
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WORK TYPE: Permanent - Part Time
LOCATION: Hamilton Hill
CLOSING DATE: 2021-06-24 3:30 PM