Pastoral Carer/Children’s Services Officer/Youth Worker

Pastoral Carer/Children’s Services Officer/Youth Worker

(from Term 3,2022) (0.4 FTE)

Commencing 18th July, 2022

“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.”

The School seeks the services of a Pastoral Carer/Children’s Services Officer/Youth Worker to provide pastoral care and support for the school community, focused especially on children, staff and parents in the Primary School, from term 3, 2022. The position is part-time, 15 hours per week over two or three days (0.4FTE).

We are looking for someone with training and experience to support the health and wellbeing of our Primary school community mainly and also supporting the ethos of the school. The successful candidate will demonstrate a high level of interpersonal communication skills, good organisational skills and an ability to work autonomously. You must have a can-do attitude and a desire to connect and engage with Primary School children and early teens in an authentic way, as well as work with a range of educational staff. The “Chaplain” position at some schools would match what PWS is looking for.
People with higher level education qualifications, experience and/or qualifications to do this role will be favourably remunerated.

Applicants must have permission to work in Western Australia and hold (or be eligible to apply) a Working with Children Check.
For a brief conversation regarding the position please contact Kevin Mazzer kmazzer@pws.wa.edu.au or 08 9417 3638.

The school is located in a bushland setting in the southern suburbs of Perth, Australia (approx. 20 minutes from the CBD). Nearby is the popular and cosmopolitan town of Fremantle and the school is only 15 minutes from the coast. We provide a full Steiner curriculum from Playgroup to Class 12. We also have a separate campus being developed for Class 7 to 12 in Parkerville.

Written applications, including a CV, a one-page cover letter and three referees, should be marked ‘Private & Confidential’ and forwarded to:

The Administrator, Perth Waldorf School, PO Box 1247, Bibra Lake WA 6965
Or email: employment@pws.wa.edu.au

Applications close 4:00pm on Thursday 7th July, 2022

Position Description: Pastoral Carer Job Description