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Wesley Mission
Sydney, NSW, Australia

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Education Consultant



Penrith, NSW, Australia 


Community/Welfare/Social, Schools/Teaching

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Part time




Wesley Dalmar Out of Home Care
• permanent part-time position 22.5 hours per week
• based in Penrith
• generous salary packaging provisions

About us
Wesley Mission is a high profile, multi-faceted Christian organisation making a real difference in the community. We work with the most disadvantaged in our community by providing over 200 services ranging from aged care, homeless services, child and family care, counselling, employment, training and education, and health services.

Our Vision is “Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.”

About the role
This exciting position entails supporting children and young people in foster care to achieve their educational potential. You would be working one to one with a range of students, providing school support and out-of-school tutoring. You will also be co-ordinating a team of educational mentors and offering direct support to case managers and foster carers.

Essential criteria
• tertiary qualifications in Education
• experience in working with children with behaviour difficulties
• understanding of the educational needs of children in care
• ability to work as a team with other professionals
• current driver licence and willingness to drive throughout the region

Desirable criteria
• qualifications in Special Education
• willingness to learn new skills
• experience in teaching children in care

Salary and employment conditions are in accordance with the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010, with attractive salary packaging options.

Closing date
Friday 22 February 2019

Apply now
Please find a copy of the Position Description here

Please submit a copy of your CV/resume and a cover letter addressing all the selection criteria. For further information, or to submit an application, please contact:
Genevieve Power
Phone: (02) 8805 7215
Email via the 'Apply Now' link.

Wesley Mission is a Christian organisation requiring all staff to affirm its values and Worker code of conduct. We are committed to providing an environment in which children can feel safe and valued.

The suitable applicant will be subject to the relevant pre-employment checks for appointment to positions within Wesley Mission (including provision of a valid Working with Children Check clearance number).  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

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