Education Support Officer, Accounting And Finance

$81,002 yearly
  • NSW Department of Education
  • sydney
  • 14 Oct, 2021
Part time - Fixed Term Administrative and other Support Services

Job Description

Organisation/Entity: TAFE NSW
Job Category:
  • Education And/Or Training | Vocational Education and Training/TAFE
Job Location:
  • Sydney Region / Sydney - Inner West
Job Reference Number: 00008E0D
Work Type: Flexibility available
Total Remuneration Package: $81,002. Package includes salary ($72,992 - $78,962, employer's contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.
Contact: - Rosemary Van Leeuwen
Closing Date: 01/11/2021 - 11:59 PM
  • Enjoy being part of a dynamic team that supports students to have a meaningful learning experience
  • Are passionate about assisting students and staff and enjoy being part of an innovative and exciting educational environment
  • Located at TAFE Digital Strathfield

TAFE NSW is the largest skills and training provider in Australia, and one of the largest in the world. We partner with industry to deliver relevant, high quality, practical training to equip the workforce of tomorrow, and to help grow the NSW economy.

The Opportunity

Working within the classroom the role of Education Support Officer is responsible for a range of activities, which supports learners and enhances the student learning experience and educative processes.

Reporting to the Head Teacher, you will provide support to a diverse range of students via connected delivery, ensuring that the student outcomes is at the forefront of your decision making.

You are a customer service, outcomes driven team member who is passionate about education and ready to support TAFE NSW students.

Additional responsibilities include;

  • Supporting the Teachers and Head Teachers in meeting compliance functions for TAFE NSW
  • Provide support to students to carry out tasks and understand their learning materials and concepts
  • Follow up with students to encourage ongoing engagement and motivate and encourage the students to complete their tasks and activities
  • Supplements the teaching activities by providing follow-up instruction as provided by the teacher and opportunities to practice skills
  • Note: This role does not teach or prepare lessons or resources and does not deliver training nor undertake assessment.

To be considered for you role, you will have;

  • Appropriate subject knowledge, skills and vocational qualifications in the relevant discipline and a commitment to maintain technical currency
  • Certificate IV or higher qualification in Accounting and/or Finance
  • 3 years’ experience in vocational Industry area
  • High-level interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to communicate with students
  • Demonstrated high level customer services skills
  • Commitment and ability to support learning in an adult environment
  • Ability to understand the content of the learning materials and the processes
  • Be technologically savvy and experience within Microsoft Word

... We would love to hear from you!

For full details about the role review the Position Description and the Information Package

How to Apply
For your application to be considered, you must:

  • Attach an updated resume
  • Cover letter outlining your suitability for the role
  • Click ‘Apply Now’ where you will be required to answer three targeted questions (max 300 word response)

Applications Close Monday 1st November at 11.59pm

Role Enquiries Please contact Rosemary Van Leeuwen, Head Teacher Accounting and Finance via email

Recruitment Enquiries Tracey Klein, Talent Acquisition Lead via email

As a condition of employment, you will be required to obtain Working with Children Check (WWCC) clearance. For permanent positions you must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident.

For temporary positions, it is generally acceptable for you to have a current visa that allows you to work in Australia.

TAFE NSW is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to fostering a diverse workforce.

We encourage applications from people with a disability and will make any reasonable adjustment that you need both in the interview process and on the job – if you need assistance or if you have any questions in relation to the recruitment or application process please contact Tracey Klein via


Accounting and Finance

School Type


Job Closing Date

01 Nov, 2021