School Learning Support Officer - Full Time - Ongoing - North Sydney Boys High School [O299]

School Learning Support Officer - Full Time - Ongoing - North Sydney Boys High School [O299]

22 Apr
Legal Aid NSW

22 Apr

Legal Aid NSW


School Learning Support Officer - Full Time - Ongoing - North Sydney Boys High School-000088NH.


Sydney RegionAdvertisement NumberA900098894

Number of Positions

1Total Remuneration Package:The salary range for this position is $31.93 - $37.10 per hour. The total salary package will include employer's contribution to superannuation and leave loadingSchool NameNorth Sydney Boys High SchoolPrincipal NetworkNorth SydneyStaffing AreaRydeHours/Minutes31 hours 15 minutes per weekFTE1.000Contact NamePenelope CarrContact Phone number99554748

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School Administrative and SupportPosition Information

The NSW Department of Education provides,

funds andregulates education services for NSW students from early childhood to secondaryschool, delivering world-class education through its public schools andproviding funding support to non-government schools. We employ, develop andsupport teachers, leaders and other staff to deliver the best outcomes forstudents and to advance the wellbeing of Aboriginal people. 

About the Role 

School LearningSupport Officers provides support for students with identified diverse learningneeds including disability in classrooms and other learning environments underthe direction and supervision of a teacher to support the achievement ofeducational outcomes. This support includes student welfare, health andwellbeing activities as required. In addition School LearningSupport Officers may provide specific support for students in the followingstreams or settings: pre-school, vision support, hearing support, and bilingual.Student Learning Support Officers working in these streams/settings havespecific additional duties, in addition to the general duties for SchoolLearning Support Officers that are required to be performed.

Essential Requirements

- Working with Children Check Clearance

- Completion of mandatory training required by theDepartment of Education and a willingness to undertake first aid trainingrelevant to the School Learning Support Officer role.

- Administration of Medications – training to beprovided based on student needs.

- Health support training to be provided based onstudent needs (subject to transition provisions).

North Sydney Boys High School (enrolment 917, 93% students from a non-English speaking background) is a selective school with a commitment to a stimulating and challenging learning environment which develops resilient, innovative and connected learners who strive to achieve their personal best. A Support Unit for students with disabilities will commence in 2019. Students travel from across wider Sydney to its Lower North Shore location from a broad range of socio-economic backgrounds. The school has a history of outstanding academic achievement. Experienced staff are dedicated to innovative curriculum writing and delivery with a strong focus on quality teaching and professional learning. An extensive outdoor education program that supports the development of well-rounded young men complements an extracurricular program that includes academic, sporting and cultural domains. There are strong associations with Old Boys, parents and the local community. Current school priorities are Quality Teaching and Learning, problem based learning, cross curriculum perspectives, differentiated learning, information communications technology (ICT) and authentic assessment. There is a strong student voice and students participate in decision making, leadership, social justice, wellbeing and volunteering programs.​ For more information on our school, please visit: 

Specific Selection Criteria

- Demonstratedability to work effectively as part of a team.

- Abilityto work with students with emotional, physical or intellectual disabilities.

- Awarenessof the needs of students with emotional, physical or intellectual disabilities.

- Effective communication skills. 

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

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

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

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