Education Assistant – Individual Needs

Education Assistant – Individual Needs

Perth Waldorf School invites applications for an Education Assistant – Individual Needs (0.8 – 1.0FTE subject to discussion with you). Commencing Term 1, 2023.

PWS is seeking an experienced, enthusiastic and empathic individual to join the school in the role of Education Assistant – Individual Needs. This is an opportunity for a person with training and experience working with children with additional needs including neurodiversity to contribute to the education of a junior primary student and potentially journey with them through their Primary School years.  The successful applicant will assist the teacher in delivering planned education programs, encouraging a supportive and inclusive learning environment and will work under limited supervision. 

The school is located in a bush land setting near Bibra Lake in the southern suburbs of Perth (approx. 20 minutes from the CBD and 15 minutes from Fremantle). We provide a Steiner education from Playgroup to Class 12.The work environment is delightful and the staff are a very supportive bunch of people.

Applicants must have permission to work in Western Australia and hold a Working with Children Check. 

“At Perth Waldorf School we are committed to promoting the safety, health and wellbeing of children and young people and expect all school staff, parents, students, volunteers and visitors to the school to share that commitment.”

For preliminary confidential enquiries or conversations about this position, please telephone Kevin Mazzer, Primary Faculty Coordinator at the school on (08) 9417 3638.

Written applications, including a CV and two referees, should be marked ‘Private & Confidential’ and forwarded to:

The Administrator, Bruce Lee,
Perth Waldorf School 
PO Box 1247 Bibra Lake WA 6965 

Email: employment@pws.wa.edu.au 

A copy of the job description can be found at www.pws.wa.edu.au  

Applications close 28th November 2022 at 3.30pm. However, the school retains the right to fill the position before that date or to re-advertise.