School Support Officer

School Support Officer
Full-time, fixed term

Wild Cherry School has a vacancy for a School Support Officer. The position is full-time, or as negotiated, for a fixed term of 3 years. 

The SSO’s primary responsibilities are to be the friendly front of house person and provide support to staff, students, families, and visitors to the school. This includes welcoming visitors and guests, answering telephones, responding to enrolment enquiries, managing school and kindergarten enrolments and data, administering first aid, and proactively assisting with general admin tasks. 

The successful candidate will have:

  • Qualifications or experience in Business Administration (min Cert III) (essential).

  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, Outlook) on Windows, website and social media skills, and a capacity to quickly adapt to and learn new software. 

  • Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to develop constructive relationships with children, families, colleagues, other staff, and the wider school community.

  • Current First Aid Level 2 qualifications or a willingness to undertake and complete within an approved timeframe. 

  • A commitment to the principle of lifelong learning through ongoing professional development. 

  • An interest in or knowledge of Waldorf/Steiner education and philosophy. 

If you feel that this position describes you and the prospect of working within a Waldorf/Steiner educational philosophy excites you, please contact the school to request a position description:

Wild Cherry School, 28 McKean Street, Bairnsdale VIC 3875
Telephone: 03 5152 1966

Applications close Sunday 1 August 2021 at 11.59pm

To view the Position Description document, please click on link below:

PD – WCS School Support Officer – July 2021