St Simon Peter Catholic Primary School Ocean Reef
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18 Prendiville Avenue
Ocean Reef WA 6027

Phone: 08 9301 6888
Fax: 08 9401 7155

    Coordinator - Student with Disabilities

    This is a full time ongoing position with a commencement date of 1 January 2019.

    Applications close at 4.00pm on 17 October 2018.

    Position Details:

    St Simon Peter Catholic Primary School is a learning organisation catering for children in our ELC, Kindergarten through to Year 6.  The school currently accommodates over 750 students, with a dedicated team of teachers, teaching assistants and administrators.  The school operates the Catherine Centre to cater for students with disabilities and special needs.  Currently, there are 3 teachers and 15 Education Assistants employed through funding to cater for students enrolled at the school in mainstream classrooms.  Please see job description below for more details.

    Selection Criteria:

    Must be fully supportive of the objectives and ethos of Catholic education and faith.

    Be a learner with an understanding or experience with using Hattie's Visible Learning strategies.

    Be an enthusiastic educator with the ability to work collaboratively and cooperatively as part of a disabilities learning team who work out of the Catherine Centre.

    Have a sound understanding of current educational theories and practices.

    Provide dynamic and differentiated learning to ensure all students succeed.

    Be an organised staff member who shows initiative, flexibility and displays a positive outlook towards a culture of sharing and responsibility.

    Be competent with the use of ICT including the integration of iPads into the teaching and learning program.

    Qualifications required/preferred:

    • Minimum four year primary teaching qualification
    • Quailifications in the field of disabilities or special needs
    • Training in working with students with complex behaviours
    • Have Accreditation to Teach Religious Education or working towards

    For more information, please click on the link to access the JOB DESCRIPTION - Special Education Coordinator 2019

    In applying for this position you will be providing personal information to the School.  This information will be used in order to assess your application for employment. 

    Applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and a completed Employment Application form (accessed via the link below), addressed to the Principal at, including the names and contact numbers of three referees, one of whom must be the current employer and a Parish Priest.  Applicants must have a current registration as a teacher with the Teacher Registration Board of WA (TRBWA) to be eligible for appointment.  Information is available from the TRBWA website.

    Catholic Education Western Australia encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with a disability, people of all ages and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.  To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work in Australia.

    Applicants must be fully supportive of the objectives and ethos of Catholic education.      

    On appointment successful applicants will require a Working with Children Check.  Application forms are available at certain Australia Post Outlets throughout the State.  A list of participating Australia Post outlets can be found on the Australia Post website.  An application for a WWC must be made in person.

    Please click on the link to access our EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION FORM