|Hiring Organization||Autism Spectrum Australia|
|Post Name||Teacher – Casual Teachers|
|Employment Type||Full Time|
|Work Hours||8 Hours|
|Salary||AUD 32 To AUD 44 Per Hour|
|Location||Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2086|
Aspect is committed to providing an autism-friendly workplace and supporting an inclusive and diverse workforce. With 3.8% of our workforce on the autism spectrum and a strategic goal to keep growing our autistic workforce, this is a place where everyone can truly shine in their own unique way.
A different brilliant®
Share our passion for understanding, engaging, and celebrating the strengths, interests, and aspirations of people on the autism spectrum and discover a different brilliant®.
Our schools: Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect) has grown to become Australia’s largest national educational program for children on the autism spectrum, with 9 independent schools operating from 67 locations in NSW and South Australia catering to approximately 1,200 students, with more than 100 classes hosted on the grounds of a less specialized school.
What you will do: Aspect Vern Barnett school is looking for passionate teachers to join our incredible teaching team. You will be located in Forestville. We are looking for individuals who enjoy working collaboratively, and have a strong ability to differentiate and cater to the individual’s strengths and interests.
We are committed to growing and developing our staff in a supportive environment. Implementing our evidence-informed autism-specific approach – the Aspect Comprehensive Approach [ACA], you’ll teach students the skills to be the very best they can be.
You will collaborate with students, family, Teacher’s Aide, and other therapy professionals to develop and implement Individual Plans. In your small class with its own teacher’s aide, you can tailor the learning environment to the needs of your students on the autism spectrum. To find out more about this role, click here to view the Position Profile.
About the School: Aspect Vern Barnett School provides placement for approximately 120 students on the autism spectrum from ages 4 to 16 years from Forestville, as well as from 5 satellite classes within the Catholic and Department of Education schools in Sydney’s northern suburbs.
What we are looking for:
- NESA registration to teach in NSW
- Special Education qualification/s are preferred
- Secondary teaching qualifications are highly desirable
- Experience working with students on the autism spectrum or with an intellectual disability preferred
- NSW Working With Children Check clearance for paid employment
- A current driver’s license
What we offer: Increase the value of your take-home pay. As a Public Benevolent Institution (PBI), Aspect employees receive tax-effective salary packaging opportunities including $15,899 each year tax-free. Click here for a summary of some of the benefits you can access when working at Aspect.
To apply: Please include your resume and complete the candidate questionnaire as part of Aspect’s online recruitment process. A cover letter is optional. There is no closing date for this role, all applications will be reviewed as they are received, and successful applicants will be contacted.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.
COVID-19 Vaccination is a condition of employment for all staff in Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect). For some roles, covered by Public Health Orders, the requirement is for staff to have two doses and the additional COVID-19 Booster. As part of the recruitment/interview process Aspect is collecting information related to your vaccination status to ensure we are in compliance with all government orders and directives.