Resource and ICT Officer

$59,189 - $63,931 yearly
  • Western Australia Government - Education
  • Floreat WA, Australia
  • 21 Jul, 2021
Part time - Permanent Information Management

Job Description

Student Support Services - Statewide Services

School Of Special Education Needs: Medical And Mental Health

Resource and ICT Officer


Level 2, $59,189 - $63,931 per annum (DOE (SSO) CA 2019)


Advertised Vacancy Number: SS/SS691048

This is a permanent part-time (0.2FTE) position commencing Term 4, 2021

Do you possess excellent communication skills and are ready to take on new challenges?

The School of Special Education Needs: Medical and Mental Health (SSEN MMH) are seeking a Resource and Information Communication Technology (ICT) officer to join their friendly team.

Suitable applicants will ideally be able to provide innovative approaches and work collaboratively with other resource centre team members, as well as corporate services and teaching staff, in an open office environment.

Connection to education through ICT is a major aspect of our school planning and budget allocation. Suitable applicants will ideally be experienced in using the variety of resource and technology systems utilised by SSEN:MMH which support all staff and students in accessing a diverse range of library resources and digital technologies.

The role is located in the metropolitan area at Perth Children’s Hospital and assists SSEN MMH staff across the state in all areas related to library resources and ICT. Aspects of this job entail travelling across sites in the metropolitan area.

SSEN:MMH is a dynamic and highly experienced team working with students from kindergarten to year 12. School staff work across the state responding to diverse student needs within a holistic framework of family, students' enrolled schools (both government and non-government), community support systems and the health community.

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.

To be suitable for this role, you will need to demonstrate the following work related requirements (selection criteria):

  • Good verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills with ability to effectively liaise with individuals at all levels.
  • Good computer skills and ability to use a range of information management systems and application software packages including databases, spreadsheets and word processing.
  • Good conceptual and analytical skills, including ability to develop innovative solutions to information and technology problems.
  • Initiative and good organisational skills and ability to work with minimum supervision.

Applications will be assessed against these work related requirements (selection criteria) of the position. The business needs of the school may also be considered. It is therefore recommended that you consider all information contained in the advertisement and any other related information before applying for the vacancy.

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.

Further information about School Of Special Education Needs: Medical And Mental Health can be found by visiting or Schools Online.

For further job related information:

Please contact Val Mancini, Resource Teacher, by telephoning (08) 6456 0383 or emailing

Application Instructions

All applications are submitted online. Select “Apply for Job”, at either the top or bottom of this screen and follow the instructions on your screen.

Your application should include:

  • A three (3) page statement addressing the Work Related Requirements (selection criteria), in context of the role and business needs of the school.
  • A CV of up to three (3) pages outlining your employment history and professional learning summary relevant to this position.
  • The contact details for two (2) work related referees (one being your current line manager).

It is recommended you have these documents completed and ready to attach before selecting “Apply for Job”.

You are asked to complete an online application form and attach your documentation, please allow enough time to complete this process as applications cannot be accepted after the closing date and time.

After you have submitted your application online, you will receive an email confirming lodgement. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please telephone (08) 9264 4127.

If you are having difficulty submitting your online application, please telephone (08) 9264 8666 for assistance.


Employees will be required to:

  • Obtain a current Department of Education Criminal Record Clearance prior to commencement of employment;
  • Obtain or hold a current Working with Children Check; and
  • Provide evidence of eligibility to work in Australia for the term of the vacancy.


Employees will be required to:

  • Complete the Department’s induction program within three months of commencement;
  • Complete any training specific to this role required by Departmental policy; and
  • Complete the Department’s training in Accountable and Ethical Decision-Making within six months of appointment.

The Department applies a four (4) day breach period to this selection process.

Applications must be submitted before 4.30pm (WST) on Friday, 30 July 2021




applicant resource - information for applicants mar2020.pdf
endorsed jdf - 00039011 - resource officer - ssenmmh - min l2 - sep 2018.pdf
information pack - applying for positions in public schools.pdf

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WORK TYPE: Permanent - Part Time
FTE: 0.2
CLOSING DATE: 2021-07-30 4:30 PM


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School Type


Job Closing Date

30 Jul, 2021