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Student Learning Support

Catherine McAuley College
Education Support Employee

About the role

Are you patient, caring and enthusiastic about learning?  We are looking for dedicated individuals to join our Student Learning Support team.  As Student Learning Support (SLS), you will work closely with students who may have learning and behavioural challenges, adapting to their unique needs and styles. If you are passionate about making a difference, patient, persistent and committed to helping others thrive and excel, this role offers you the opportunity to positively impact the lives of students and contribute to their success.

Catherine McAuley College welcomes applications from developing and experienced SLS staff with a positive and flexible approach to join a school that challenges both its students and staff, and who have a commitment to the values of the College. 

Benefits of joining our team at Catherine McAuley College:

  • Part time opportunity, work school hours and get school holidays off!
  • Collaborative team environment
  • Be part of a vibrant community. 
  • Flexible diverse and inclusive workforce.

To be successful in this role:

  • You will have relevant or similar experience in a support role and / or a minimum Cert 3 in Education Support
  • Proactive and self-motivated individual with exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Commitment to child safety and promoting a safe work environment.
  • Proven organisational skills.
  • Commitment to engage with colleagues, students, and parents/carers to achieve the best outcomes.
  • Current First Aid qualifications
  • Current Working with Children Check

About Catherine McAuley College

Catherine McAuley College is a co-educational Year 7 to 12 Catholic secondary school and a member of the vibrant network of Mercy Education Limited,schools around Australia, Catherine McAuley College staff benefit from a professional environment, which has been cultivated over the 145 years of the school’s heritage.

The Mercy values of compassion, courage, respect, justice, service and hospitality guide our way and our touchstone statement supports these values: ‘inspiring members of our community to be learners impelled to thrive and serve’. 

The College is situated across two campuses: St Mary’s Campus, Barkly Street Bendigo (Years 10-12) and Coolock Campus, 1 St Vincent’s Road, Junortoun (Years 7 – 9). The current enrolment is approximately 1500 students with a significant growth forecast and plans well underway for further exciting future developments.

The College is a reGEN school committed to promoting and adopting an integrated curriculum approach to sustainable living including respecting, conserving, and renewing our global environment. 

We are dedicated to developing students who are critical and creative thinkers, with the skills to be self-motivated in the pursuit of knowledge. Our students are empowered to see themselves as positive agents of change, who are called to participate actively and ethically in society as young men and women of Mercy.

To explore what happens in our learning areas across both campuses, please visit our website, take a virtual tour or look through Open House which also includes further 3D tours .

Application Procedure

How to Apply

All applications are to be addressed to the Principal, Mr Brian Turner. Please include a cover letter and your current Resume, inclusive of at least two professional referees. Please also complete and include an Application for Employment – Teacher which is accessible via the website.

Applications are to be emailed to mailbox:

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

More information
For more information on this role, please email People and Culture mailbox:

Terms and conditions of employment will be in accordance with the Catholic Education Multi Enterprise Agreement 2022 (CEMEA), as varied or replaced.

Applications close

29th May 2024


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Contact details

PrincipalMr Brian Turner
Phone5445 9100
Address164 Barkly Street
Bendigo, 3550