Student Support Assistant (Full time temporary)

International Grammar School is a secular coeducational school located across five sites in Ultimo and Glebe. We educate 1280 preschool to Year 12 students in a unique multilingual environment.

We are seeking to appoint a Student Support Assistant to commence as soon as can be arranged (maternity leave replacement) until Friday 4 December 2020.

This position will work in a 1:1 capacity with a student with special needs in our primary school.

The role will include providing support for the student in modifying and differentiating whole class activities across all KLA subject areas, and in relation to the individual learning plan, organising individual sensory resources, completing day plans that incorporate the student’s social, academic and physical needs and activities. The role will also provide opportunities for regular feedback to parents & carers on the student’s progress and liaison with allied health workers.

The student will also need assistance with her physical needs such as moving around the school in wheelchair/walker, assistance with posture, toileting as needed and assistance with food and drink.

To be successful in this role you will have excellent knowledge and understanding of working with children with special needs, high quality inter-personal and communication skills, and a strong commitment to supporting a culture of learning developed by the teacher for their students.

A full position description is attached here.

Applications should be addressed to the Principal.

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