Primary School Teacher Aide

Teacher Aide position with promising long-term career possibilities in a growing Steiner School.

Birali Steiner School is situated at our purpose built, 26 acre site in Beachmere and is experiencing strong growth, with accreditation for Prep to Class 10. As a developing school, the requirement of flexibility is seen as an essential component of the position. This is a Permanent Part-time position, 20 hours per week; Term Time only (plus required staff training days each term break). This role will be fixed term part-time for 12 months with the possibility of permanent part-time thereafter.


Required Attributes

  • Certificate III in Education Support or higher
  • Current Blue card
  • Availability: Mon-Fri; Hours between 8:30am to 2:30pm
  • Experience supporting children in classroom learning (particularly strong literacy and math skills)
  • Experience supporting children with learning difficulties and supporting student engagement
  • First Aid & CPR certificate (or a willingness to engage in the required training)


Key Selection Criteria

  • Experience in Steiner Education
  • Experience with Classroom Support and Engagement
  • Experience and willingness to engage with students of all ages from Prep to Class 10
  • Practical skills to support with learning activities in Upper Primary and Middle Years


Your application will consist of the following:

  • Covering letter addressing the Required Attributes and Key Selection Criteria above
  • A Curriculum Vitae addressing the Required Attributes including:
    • Places of employment in order from most recent to least recent.
    • Names, contact email addresses and phone numbers of two referees, one of whom must be the current/most recent employer if applicable and at least one other professional referee.
  • An outline of qualifications


This role is Level 3 Classroom support services (grade 3) under the Educational Services (Schools) General Staff Award 2020 with a current pay rate of $29.80 per hour (Birali pays above award rates). The annual salary would equate to $25,032.00 for 38 Term weeks + 4 weeks Annual Leave.

The successful applicant is expected to support the Ethos of Birali Steiner School. Birali Steiner School is an equal opportunity employer and values an inclusive and diverse workforce. Blue Card Legislation’s No Card, No Start policy is in effect. This means that paid Employees must hold a current Blue Card / Exemption Card before they can commence work.

Applications and questions should be emailed to [email protected]

Birali Steiner School
7 July 2024
Chloe Ann Francis