Soft Craft Teaching Assistant (Primary School)

Soft Craft Teaching Assistant (Primary School)

Employment Type: Permanent Part-Time (stand down provisions apply)

FTE: 0.24

Commencement: Term 1, 2021

To apply: send a cover letter and CV to Shannon Wilson, HR Advisor at

Remuneration in line with Independent Schools NSW (Support Staff and Operational Staff) Multi-Enterprise Agreement 2017

Shearwater School

Shearwater, the Mullumbimby Steiner School is nestled among the green hills of the Byron Shire hinterland, New South Wales. Established in 1993, Shearwater has grown to a K-12 school, with an enrolment of over 640. Our beautiful 52-hectare site sits in lush rainforest alongside farmland with gardens and a farm working by biodynamic practices. Shearwater offers quality staff education including a mentorship program, ongoing professional development opportunities, artistic activities, workshops, events, and courses.

Shearwater is currently seeking a dynamic part-time Soft Craft Teaching Assistant to support the Primary Class Teachers in providing a creative, inspiring, and engaging learning program through the use of soft craft activities.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience working within a classroom setting, delivering a variety of soft craft activities (such as knitting, weaving, felting, needlework, etc.), and have a sound understanding of the principles, practices, and theory of Steiner education.

Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory Working with Children Check as required under the Child Protection (Working With Children) Act 2012.

For further details, including full position description and how to apply please refer to our website

Applications close: 9am, Wednesday 25 November 2020