Education Support Traineeships - Bundoora

AGA

AGA are now accepting Expressions of Interest for Education Support Traineeships based in Bundoora

  • Bundoora Location
  • Earn and Learn
  • Gain a Nationally Recognised Qualification
Are you looking for a job that is fulfilling and rewarding? Are you passionate about supporting children with disabilities reach their full potential?
  
The role will support students between the ages of 5 and 18 with mild, moderate and profound intellectual disabilities associated with physical, social, emotional behavioural, sensory and multiple disabilities.

Successful trainees will work 5 days per week (school hours) for 12 months whilst completing a Certificate III in Education Support.
  
Responsibilities:
  • Assist teaching staff by performing non-teaching duties
  • Assist and participate in learning activities
  • Support children with special needs with language and literacy
  • Prepare learning areas and activities
  • Provide individual support to students
  • Provide basic physical and emotional care for students such as toileting, meals and lifting
  • Assist with the preparation of teaching aids and resources
Role Selection Criteria:
  • Good communication skills
  • Patient in dealing with people
  • Mature and sensible
  • Able to work independently and part of a team
  • Enjoy helping children learn
  • Able to accept direction and supervision
Requirements:
  • Drivers licence (preferred)
  • Willing to undertake a Police Check and/or Working With Children Check
  • Genuine interest in working with children
AGA Trainees will:
  • Attend accredited RTO training during the school holidays
  • Receive ongoing mentoring & support
  • Receive a weekly wage including entitlements
  • Work 5 x days per week (school hours)
  • Work one on one with students
  • Support children with a range of disabilities and/or special needs
  • Government funding available for eligible candidates
AGA is a not for profit company and is one of the largest providers of employment and training services in Australia.

Interviews will commence immediately for a January 2021 start.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted directly.