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Position Vacant


Teacher Aide – 4 positions

April 2016 – April 2017 – 20 hours per week

Level (TA002) – Part Time / Temporary

Salary approx. $23.00 per hour

TA002 - Teacher Aide (PDF, 192 KB)​

Cairns School of Distance Education is a P - 12 school focussed on individualised learning for all students.  We have a proud tradition of being a supportive and caring community delivering outstanding educational training and opportunities through innovative technologies.  We offer our students the opportunity to accelerate, be challenged and find a pathway to ensure their success.    There are 4 part time positions of Teacher Aide available on a temporary basis for 12 months with the possibility of extension. 

A key component of the role will be supporting students with specific literacy and numeracy duties by working with small groups or individual students via online or telephone lessons and tutorials.  Daily use of computers and other ICT devices to support students will be required.  Please see the Role Description for a more detailed list of the duties of the role.

Applicants are required to submit a brief resume, contact details for 2 referees and a maximum 2 page written response outlining your suitability for the role under “How you will be assessed”.  Applications remain current for 12 months from the closing date and may be considered for appointment to identical or similar vacancies within the Department.  Your application must address the key selection criteria of the position description.

Completed applications may be forwarded to the Business Services Manager via email at on or before the closing date for receipt of applications: 4.00 pm Friday 22nd April 2016.

The Commission for Children and Young People Act 2000 requires the preferred applicant to be subject to a Working With Children Check.  Education Queensland actively supports and encourages workforce diversity and equity.