Position: School Officer - Administration
Commencing Date: Term 4, 2021
Classification: Term Time, Permanent
Hours: 30 hours a week
Salary Range: $29.81 - $31.07 per hour pending experience
Closing Date: Monday, 04 October 2021 unless filled prior
St Francis Catholic School, Hughenden is a small and close-knit school community with 45 students from Prep to Year 6. Established in October 1900 with the arrival of the Good Samaritan Sisters, St Francis Catholic School is today administered by a lay principal and staff. The school’s culture is underpinned by the heritage of the Franciscan Friars and St Francis of Assisi who said, "Where there is love and wisdom there is neither fear nor ignorance."
St Francis Catholic School strives to always model St Francis and Jesus by creating a sense of belonging for everyone, a community of self-disciplined people, a place of pardon and peace and a community of service within the larger social community. The school’s badge features the Southern Cross, representing the school’s western Catholic identity, and the motto, "Walk in Light".
Townsville Catholic Education provides a supportive, flexible working environment where care for the individual is an important part of our ethos. We employ motivated people who want to work together to produce excellent outcomes for our students. Our staff are recognised as being central to achieving our mission.
About the role
St Francis Catholic School, Hughenden is seeking an experienced and dedicated School Officer - Administration. This role is a Term Time, Permanent position completing 30 hours a week.
The position of School Officer – Administration works in collaboration with the Principal to support the effective coordination of the school office. As an initial point of contact, it is integral that the School Officer - Administration presents a professional image and creates a welcoming, warm and positive impression whether via phone, email or in person.
The role holder will be required to undertake a broad range of administrative tasks to support the school community and will offer diversity within the scope of work being undertaken.
The School Officer - Administration will represent St Francis Catholic School in a professional, warm, friendly and efficient manner. Duties include:
For more information, please refer to the Position Description.
What we offer
How to apply
Applications during the shortlisting phase will be kept confidential.
Applications close 5pm Monday, 04 October 2021 unless filled prior.
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Townsville Catholic Education supports 29 schools and employing 2,200 staff throughout the Diocese, in a region extending to Mount Isa in the west, Proserpine in the south and north to Halifax. We promote inclusiveness to ensure our schools remain accessible to all. No child will be denied a Catholic education due to financial inability or difficulty.
Our mission is to provide services to our Catholic school communities which support them in achieving quality outcomes for students and in promoting the ongoing development of Catholic Education.
Townsville Catholic Education Office (TCEO) operates under the direction of Bishop Tim Harris, Bishop of the Diocese of Townsville and under the organisational leadership of the Executive Director, Jacqui Francis.
The Townsville Catholic Education Office is based in Townsville, employing more than 70 staff members who service schools in various areas of speciality - religious education, curriculum, ICT, Indigenous education, counselling, speech pathology, hearing and vision impairment, early years education, employment services, finance, planning and development and marketing.
The Diocesan Education Council is the advisory body representing Catholic Education. Headed by the Bishop, the Council comprises members who reflect the interests and views of various groups associated with the teaching mission of the Church. The DEC in conjunction with the Director and Leadership team ensure the direction of the organisation runs in harmony with the Church's mission and vision for Catholic education in the Diocese.