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School General Assistant - Maintenance - Albury

Autism Spectrum Australia
  • Australia's largest provider of autism-specific educational services
  • General school maintenance role
  • 16 hours a week split over 3-4 days 
  • Excellent tax effective PBI salary packaging benefits
  • Located at Aspect Riverina School in Albury 

Aspect is committed to providing an autism friendly workplace and supporting an inclusive and diverse workforce. It is through this commitment that we encourage and welcome applicants from all backgrounds to apply.

About the School:

The Aspect Riverina School is the eighth school established by Aspect. Our school began in 2005 with 12 students in satellite classes at St Patrick’s Primary School Albury, and Sturt Primary School Wagga. We currently have 62 students from Kinder through to Year 12 at the Albury Campus, 16 students at the Wagga Wagga sites, 15 at St Patricks Satellite Class, and 10 at Xavier Catholic High School Satellite Class.

About the role:

To do general maintenance work in a timely and professional manner to support the smooth running of the school and ensuring the school environment is safe and suitable for staff, students, volunteers, contractors and families. To view the full position profile, please click here.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • This role will carry out a range of tasks across the school which includes but is not limited to:
    • General building maintenance
    • Basic carpentry & plumbing
    • Painting and patching
    • Playground cleaning and grounds maintenance
    • Supervising third party contractors to complete work
    • Moving furniture
    • Looking after our buses (organising services, cleaning, checking tyres etc.)

Skills, experience and qualifications

  • Experience in a similar role
  • Good communications skills
  • Qualifications or experience in carpentry, plumbing, building etc. would be an advantage
  • NSW Working With Children Check clearance for paid employment
  • A current drivers licence
  • A Light Rigid (LR) driver's licence is desirable
  • You may be required to provide an International Police Check clearance

NSW Working with Children Check clearance for paid employment. A National Police Check clearance is a requirement and Aspect will arrange this.  

What we offer:

As a Public Benevolent Institution (PBI), Aspect employees receive tax-effective salary packaging opportunities including $15,899 each year tax free, increasing the value of your take-home pay. Click here for a summary of some of the benefits you can access when working at Aspect.

To apply:

Please include your resume, cover letter and complete the candidate questionnaire as part of Aspect's online recruitment process.

Enquiries should be directed to:

Jane Carrington, School Principal, 02 6057 3777.  

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for some positions at Aspect, in accordance with Public Health Orders, Work Health and Safety and duty of care obligations for staff and participants/students. As part of the recruitment/interview process Aspect is collecting information related to your vaccination status to ensure we are in compliance with all government orders and directives.  

More information about Aspect: www.autismspectrum.org.au.

Autism Spectrum Australia (Aspect) is committed to providing an environment free from abuse, neglect and exploitation of the people we support.

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