Teacher Aide

Palmerston Christian College a school of NT Christian Schools

Applications Close: 23 Jul 2024

Commencement Date: 15 Jul 2024


Applications are processed as they are received. Immediate start or as negotiated.

There has never been a better time to apply your knowledge and experience of education to His Kingdom causes.  Don’t miss this opportunity to help shape the future generation in the Territory with Northern Territory Christian Schools.  We are seeking a passionate Teacher Aid to support in the classroom.

On behalf of the Principal and School Council, we invite you to apply now to join the NT Christian Schools’ network of schools.

About this role

As a Teacher Aide, you will support the delivery of high-quality educational services by helping teachers, students, and parents with learning tasks and administrative responsibilities in a nurturing school setting.  The Teacher Aide is accountable to the Principal or their designated representative.  The Principal may adjust the reporting structure to teachers periodically to meet specific requirements within the school.

NT Christian Schools exists to advance the Christian religion through the provision of education and religious instruction.  For the purposes of upholding the Christian ethos of our schools, it is a genuine occupational qualification of this role that applicants be able to teach religious education, lead, and otherwise assist in, religious practices and observances and personally adhere to, uphold, and authentically model the religious beliefs of NT Christian Schools.

All employees for NT Christian Schools are to be committed to ensuring child safety, health and wellbeing practices are followed and upheld.   These practices are embedded in NT Christian Schools policy and culture as guided under current legislation.

What we offer

“At Palmerston Christian College, we encourage and support our staff to continue in their professional development and grow in all areas of their careers. We partner with parents to provide Christ Centred, Intentional Pastoral Care, Focussed Academic Growth, we develop Future Leaders and Build Strong Community Culture.  We would love for you to join our college and enjoy all it has to offer”.
– Luke Willsmore, Principal, Palmerston Christian College

  • A minimum of ten (10) weeks annual leave.
  • 11% Super Contribution on top of salary to be increased to 11.5% July 2024.
  • Long Service Leave pro-rata after five (5) years of continuous service (as opposed to ten).
  • Fifteen (15) days per year of personal sick or carers leave, two days discretional leave per year.
  • Up to eight (8) weeks paid maternity leave for eligible employees in addition to government leave.
  • Continued professional development in-person conferences and online e learning.
  • Opportunity to study with National Institute of Christian Education, paid by NT Christian schools.
  • Tuition Discounts for your children if they attend an NTCS schools.
  • Eligibility to be redeployed to another one of our regional or remote campuses.
  • Option to purchase additional leave.
  • Salary Sacrificing.
  • Access to counselling assistance with the employee wellbeing program.
  • BUPA Health Care subsidy.
  • Membership to Australian Teacher Aide association.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.ntchristianschools.com.au.

For enquiries please contact Human Resources on 0889204355 or [email protected]

To apply for this job please visit jobs.ntchristianschools.com.au.

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