TAS (Technological and Applied Studies) Assistant

Website Shire Christian School

Applications Close: 28 Jun 2024


Nestled in the leafy suburb of Barden Ridge in Southern Sydney, Shire Christian School has been providing high quality Christian education for nearly 50 years.  With over 900 students enrolled across Prep to Year 12, we seek to create a culture where every child is part of a community that feels like family.  The TAS Faculty is a supportive and hard-working team that take pride in their well-equipped facilities, and their commitment to creating a nurturing environment for both students and staff.

We are seeking a motivated and enthusiastic TAS (Technological and Applied Studies) Assistant to join our team.  The successful candidate will support our Food Technology and Textiles departments, working closely with teachers and students to enhance their learning experience.  The TAS assistant will report to the Head of TAS.  This role is part-time, working Thursday and Friday.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist teachers in preparing and organising classroom materials and resources.
  • Support students during practical lessons, ensuring a safe and productive learning environment.
  • Maintain and manage equipment and supplies in the Food Technology and Textiles rooms. Utilising the online platform ‘Foodie’ and Woolworths online shopping.
  • Help set up and clean up for practical lessons, including food preparation and textile projects.
  • Provide administrative support such as record-keeping and inventory management.
  • Ensure adherence to health and safety regulations during all activities.
  • Assist in organising and providing meals for some staff and parent events.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Relevant qualifications or experience in Food Technology and/or Textiles is desirable.
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.

Staff Benefits include:

  • Work school terms only.
  • Well-equipped and exclusively allocated classrooms.
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program.
  • Salary sacrifice packaging.

The successful applicant should be a committed Christian actively involved in a church community.  All employees at Shire Christian are expected to be personally committed to the school’s mission, vision and statement of faith with a clear understanding of reformed evangelical theology.

How to apply:  If you meet the criteria and are interested in joining our Christian learning community, we would love to hear from you!  Please use the teaching staff application form found on our school’s website and email to [email protected].

Closing date for applications:  Friday 28th June 2024

Please note the advertising closing date is indicative only and the School reserves the right to close the advertisement before this date is reached.  Therefore, you are encouraged to submit your application as soon as possible.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@shirechristian.nsw.edu.au.

For enquiries please contact Gillian Cross on 02 8525 5111 or [email protected]

To apply for this job email your details to hr@shirechristian.nsw.edu.au.

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