Teacher Aide - South East Region

$53,431 - $57,240 yearly
  • Queensland Government - Department of Education
  • Queensland, Australia
  • 21 Apr, 2022
Full time - Fixed Term Student Services Teaching Aides & Special Needs Administrative and other Support Services

Job Description

We have multiple opportunities across the South East Region available now for dedicated and passionate Teacher Aides!

Position status Fixed Term Temporary
Position type Full-time,Part-time
Occupational group Education & Training
Classification TAOO2
Workplace Location Gold Coast,Logan - Beaudesert,South West Qld
Job ad reference QLD/SER403611/22T
Closing date 30-Jun-2022
Yearly salary $53431 - $57240
Fortnightly salary $2048.00 - $2194.00
Job duration  
Contact person Lisa Hooper
Contact details (07) 5656 6748

The Department of Education is committed to ensuring Queenslanders have access to the best education services that our skilled staff can deliver. With the largest workforce in the state, we are committed to innovative teaching and learning environments where students can thrive knowing we prioritise the health and safety of them and our staff.

This continuous applicant pool is open for candidates who meet the mandatory employment requirements as detailed in the attached role description. Applications will be reviewed and considered throughout 2022, if and when vacancies are identified a South East Regional contact will advise.

As a Teacher Aide, you will contribute to the provision of quality education by assisting and supporting teachers with the preparation and enhancement of learning materials and associated activities.

Applications are welcomed from individuals who are enthusiastic, positive and approach tasks with an open mind. You will be working closely with teachers, children and students fulfilling various teacher-directed tasks each day.

Various tasks include:

  • Facilitating small group support to students with specific learning needs
  • Working one-on-one with students with a support plan
  • Provision of general classroom support where required
  • Playground support or supervision of students

About You:

  • Possesses excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Be able to work in a team as well as autonomously
  • Have strong organisational and time management skills
  • Be a self-starter to support the needs of an ever changing environment

Mandatory Requirements:
While there are no mandatory requirements, it would be desirable for the successful applicant to have:

  • Experience working with students with physical needs as well as social and emotional needs
  • Certificate III in Education Support
  • Experience in a similar role supporting children

In return you will:

  • Have the ability to accrue ADO to support holiday leave
  • Receive great super contributions of 12.5%
  • Great hourly rate
  • Multiple schools to choose from
  • Create the work/life balance you have always wanted

The submission of an application to this applicant pool does not guarantee an offer of employment or an application assessment response from the region.

Interested? To apply:

  • Attach a brief resume including contact details for 2 referees (one of whom should be your current supervisor)
  • Attach a maximum 1 page written response outlining your suitability for the role.
  • Please note: Engagement in this position is subject to the person fully satisfying the COVID-19 vaccination requirements outlined in the attached Candidate Information Fact Sheet 2022. Applicants are asked to submit evidence of their COVID-19 vaccination with their application.

Applications remain current for 12 months from the closing date and may be considered for appointment to identical or similar vacancies within the Department.

Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Contact Name: Mel Hall, Human Resource Consultant (07) 5617 6223

Closing Date: Thursday, 30 June 2022


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School Type


Job Closing Date

30 Jun, 2022