South Eastern Education Support Services
Noble Park Campus
0.8EFT ongoing position
Great salary packaging benefits!
Join Victoriaâ€™s largest independent child welfare organisation and become a vital part of a team that never gives up doing whatever it takes for kids. We believe everyone should have a good childhood, growing up in families and communities where they feel safe, nurtured and have hope for the future.
Berry Street Education Services provide a range of educational programs across Victoria including a multi-campus school, VCAL and other specialist education and outreach programs which support disengaged students.
Education Support Services in the South East region provide trauma-informed educational support to young people, most of whom live in residential care and have complex needs. These young people are usually experiencing difficulties in their education setting or require assistance to re-engage with education.
The Education Case Manager provides assessment, educational planning, ongoing support and tutoring for young people living in residential care who are struggling to engage in an education program. This position requires 0.6 EFT as Education Case Manager and 0.2EFT as Tutor. The delivery of curriculum requires a flexible, diverse and creative approach to meet the individual needs of students with complex needs and behaviours. This role works collaboratively with other education workers in a wide variety of settings to obtain optimum outcomes for students.
We are seeking an enthusiastic Case Manager/Tutor with an ability to effectively engage with and teach a diverse range of students who have multiple and complex needs and behaviours. You will have the ability to assess student literacy and numeracy and teach directly to student academic needs as well as the capacity to teach skills where there are gaps in studentsâ€™ learning and effectively engage with and teach a diverse range of students . A flexible approach to teaching using an integrated learning approach is essential for this work. Current VIT registration is required, and additional qualifications in special education and/or welfare would be well regarded.
Queries to Susan Warming - Manager, Education Support Services on (03) 9239 1400
Applications addressing the key selection criteria should be submitted by 11pm on Sunday 12th March 2017.
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Berry Street are committed to the safety, participation and empowerment of all children, including those with a disability and culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds. Berry Street are also committed to cultural safety, inclusion and empowerment of Aboriginal children, their families and communities. Comprehensive reference and background checking will be undertaken, including a Working with Children Check and police check. Aboriginal people; people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability are encouraged to apply.