Part Time Ongoing, General Assistant - Murrumbateman New Primary (Prov)

$19.97 - $29.33 hourly
  • NSW Department of Education
  • Murrumbateman NSW, Australia
  • 23 Jun, 2022
Part time - Permanent Administrative and other Support Services

Job Description

Organisation / Entity: School Administrative and Support
Job category:

Schools | SASS GSE

Job location:

Illawarra & South Coast

Job reference number: 00008YWZ
Number of positions: 1
Total remuneration package: The salary range for this position is $19.97 (junior) $25.67 after 12 months or at age 20 - $29.33 adult rate per hour. The total salary package will include employer's contribution to superannuation and leave loading.
Contact: 0438653686 - Elizabeth Beasley
Closing date: 07/07/2022 - 04:00 PM
Principal network: Yass
Staffing area: Queanbeyan
School name: Murrumbateman New Primary (Prov)
FTE: 0.500


The NSW Department of Education provides, funds and regulates education services for NSW students from early childhood to secondary school, delivering world-class education through its public schools and providing funding support to non-government schools.

We employ, develop and support teachers, leaders and other staff to deliver the best outcomes for students and to advance the wellbeing of Aboriginal people.

About the Role

This role is vital to the maintenance and upkeep of departmental schools.

To be successful in the role you will need to have good planning and prioritising skills and good communication skills to work effectively with others.

You will perform a range of tasks relating to the routine maintenance and upkeep of a Departmental School/grounds. The role may assist with the set up and removal of furniture and equipment for school activities. You will identify and report maintenance and safety issues. You will receive, store and distribute supplies and monitor equipment and report faults.

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Talent Pool

A talent pool may be created through this recruitment process. A talent pool is a group of candidates who have undergone an assessment process and have been identified as suitable for this role or similar roles for a period of 12 months.

Being part of a talent pool means that you may be considered for ongoing or temporary employment for a range of similar roles. This offers exciting opportunities for you to gain a wide range of experiences to build your public service career.


From 8 November 2021 all Department of Education employees undertaking relevant work, including any work conducted on a NSW school site, will be required to meet mandatory double vaccination requirements against COVID-19.

The successful candidate for this position will be required to meet mandatory double vaccination requirements prior to the Department of Education finalising the appointment of the candidate and entry on duty.

Further information on the Department’s COVID-19 response is available at

Special Notes
About the NSW Department of Education 

The Department of Education is the largest provider of public education in Australia with responsibility for delivering high-quality public education to two-thirds of the NSW student population.

We welcome applications from all ages and genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTQIA+ community, veterans, refugees and people with disability.

If we can make some adjustments to our recruitment/interview process to better enable you to shine, please contact the Diversity and Inclusion Team ( or visit NSW Department of Education Diversity and Inclusion

This is a permanent part-time 0.5 FTE (Full Time equivalent) position.

Additional School Information (Optional)

This position will start mid Term 4 2022 and the successful applicant will be integral to the establishment and set up of the school in readiness for staff and students on Day 1, Term 1, 2023.

School Information

Murrumbateman Public School is a new school to be opened Day 1, Term 1, 2023. The school is located in the village of Murrumbateman at 2 Fairley Street and is 35 minutes from Canberra.

The school is situated within the Yass Valley local government area. It will provide new, permanent, innovative, flexible learning spaces and facilities for 16 classes – 14 mainstream learning spaces and 2 Support learning spaces.

The new school will accommodate up to 330 students upon opening and the core facilities will cater for up to 600 students to allow for future expansion of the school in the longer term.

How to Apply

If you are interested in this role please apply online and attach a covering letter (max 2 pages) and your resume (max 5 pages) which clearly details how your capabilities, knowledge and experience can contribute to the success of this role. It is a requirement that you include the name and contact details of two referees


Not Applicable

School Type


Job Closing Date

07 Jul, 2022