School Administrative Officer - Biddabah Public School

$34.87 hourly
  • NSW Department of Education
  • Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
  • 03 May, 2021
Part time - Permanent Administrative and other Support Services

Job Description

Organisation/Entity: School Administrative and Support

Job Category: Schools | SASS

Job Location: Central & North Coasts - Newcastle & Hunter Valley

Job Reference Number: 000089IC

Number of Positions: 1

Total Remuneration Package: The hourly rate for this position is $34.87. The total salary package will include the employer's contribution to
superannuation and leave loading.

Contact: 02 49546058 - Steve Gately

Closing Date: 17/05/2021 - 04:00 PM

Principal Network: Lake Macquarie North

Staffing Area: Lake Macquarie

School Name: Biddabah Public School

FTE: 0.422

Position Information

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

A School Administrative Officer provides administrative, financial and student welfare/wellbeing support and assistance in relation to office and classroom activities, including but not limited to the following school settings: the office, sick bay, library, science laboratory, and food technology/kitchen areas.

Essential Requirements

  • Working with Children Check Clearance
  • First Aid Certificate or willingness to undertake First Aid training.
  • Administration of Medications – training to be provided based on student needs.

Selection Criteria

  1. Demonstrated capacity to work effectively as part of a team.
  2. Administration skills including a knowledge of computer software programs such as Microsoft Office.
  3. Effective oral and written communication skills.
  4. Ability to meet deadlines.
  5. Ability to work with teachers and students.
  6. Ability to perform tasks in one or more of the following areas: office procedures; accounting procedures; sick bay; hospitality and /or design and technology; science.

Additional School Information (Optional)

Biddabah Public School is a dynamic and future-focused school located in the Lake Macquarie North group of schools. Of the school's 342 students in 2021, 3.8% are Indigenous. The school works purposefully and innovatively to improve learning outcomes for its students and together the school and its community have made significant improvements to the school's physical environment in recent years. The school culture is that of inclusivity, aspiration and high expectations whereby partnerships and alliances are strengthened among all stakeholders across the local community.

How to Apply

If you are interested in this role, please apply online and attach your resume and covering letter, which clearly details how your skills, qualifications, 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. The statement of duties can be accessed here

If there are targeted questions, you must respond to these (maximum 300 words) and include in your covering letter.

Note: It is a requirement that all candidates submit their applications online via iworkfor.nsw.gov.au.

No paper based, email based or late applications will be accepted.

Subject

Not Applicable

School Type

Others

Job Closing Date

17 May, 2021