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Department for Education

Job reference: 511284

Location: 5600 – WHYALLA, 5700 – PORT AUGUSTA

Job status: Long Term Contract

Eligibility: Open to Everyone

Why work with us:
We’re building a public education system which is genuinely recognised as world-class – where every preschool and school is great and where there is growth for every child and student.

We are one team, statewide. Everyone in public education works together, united behind our vision because what we’re doing today will improve the futures of children in South Australia.

We’re making a difference so South Australia thrives.

Job Description:
Reporting to the Office Manager, the Administrative Officer works as a member of the administrative team in providing administrative support service to the local offices, support services teams, central office, aboriginal services staff, and other Department for Education staff.

The role is accountable for the provision of specialised personal and confidential administrative support to the Student Support Services Assistant Director and/or Team Manager within the context of a high quality service delivery to clients of the region. The Administrative Officer will contribute to the delivery and maintenance of efficient work practices within the team and the achievement of region and organisational objectives and goals.

Essential: Nil

Desirable: Administrative support / Clerical experience

Special Conditions:
The successful applicant is required to gain a Department for Human Services (DHS) working with children check (WWCC) prior to being employed which is required to be renewed every five years before expiry. The incumbent will be required to undertake RRHAN –EC (Responding to Risks of Harm, Abuse and Neglect – Education Care) training course which will be required to be updated every three years.

For all other Special Conditions please refer to the attached Position Description.

Application Instructions:
Applicants are required to submit:

  • A written response of no more than 1,500 words directly responding to the Key Selection Criteria of AS02 Administrative Officer – Position description (attachment); and
  • A CV of no more than 1,500 words; and
  • A completed application cover sheet (attachment); and
  • A completed employment declaration (attachment) which includes the name, address, and contact number of three (3) referees, one being your current line manager.

Applications that do not meet these requirements will not be considered.

People of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent and/or those who have a disability are strongly encouraged to apply.

ASO2: $56,987 – $61,301

Enquiries can be directed to Belinda Hancock, Office Manager, Port Augusta Education Office on Tel: 0429 871 276 or Email:

Applications should be made through the I Work For SA website.

Additional Note:
This is a part-time contract role (0.5 FTE in Whyalla and 0.4 FTE in Port Augusta), commencing ASAP up until 30/06/2023.

Applications close: 07/12/2022 6:00 PM

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