Careers at CSPD


Thank you for your interest in applying for a position with Catholic Schools Parramatta Diocese (CSPD). We welcome passionate individuals to share our commitment to serving children and young people in Western Sydney and the Blue Mountains.

At any given time, we may have a variety of primary, secondary and specialist teaching roles available across our 80 schools as well as non-teaching positions in schools and our central office that support the delivery of innovative learning and teaching to around 43,500 students.

Our aim is to ensure our schools are the first choice for families, students and staff.

Check out our current opportunities below.

Non-trade Qualified Tradesperson

Apply now Job no: 503991
Work type: ongoing part-time
Location: Our Lady of The Nativity Primary School - Lawson, St Thomas Aquinas Primary School - Springwood
Categories: Maintenance / Groundsperson

  • 74 hours per fortnight

  • Join two amazing school environments 

St Thomas Aquinas Primary School Springwood and Our Lady of The Nativity Primary School are seeking a skilled Non-trade Qualified Tradesperson to work between the two schools. You will be responsible to support the other services of a school, including but not limited to cleaning, building and grounds maintenance. 

Your responsibilities will include; 

  • non-specialised repair work;

  • undertaking general gardening tasks including preparation and planting procedures;

  • operating, maintaining and adjusting turf machinery under general supervision;

  • applying fertilisers, fungicides, herbicides and insecticides under general supervision;

  • providing assistance to qualified tradespersons in building and furniture maintenance;

  • undertake any other duties as requested by the Principal and/or Principal’s Delegate. This may include operation of the school’s security system when commencing/finishing a shift.

It is essential that you 

  • Have demonstrated ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team

  • Have demonstrated ability to follow direction, prioritise and meet set deadlines

  • Have demonstrated interpersonal skills in working with a range of personnel

  • Support the mission, teachings and ethos of the Catholic Church’s work in schools

Experience and Qualifications

  • Does not have a trade qualification (certificate III), but has a skill level which assumes and requires knowledge, training or experience relevant to the duties to
    be performed.

The Organisation

Catholic Schools Parramatta Diocese provides quality learning and teaching in a faith-centred environment across 83 primary and secondary schools and within early learning and out of school hours care centres in Western Sydney. 

This position involves working with children. The appointment of successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory employment screening for child-related employment including the completion of a National Police Check, retention of a valid Working with Children Check and adoption and compliance with CSPD’s Child Safeguarding Procedures and Code of Conduct When Working With Students and Children.

CSPD promotes the safety and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children, and children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, as well as people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds. 

Successful Candidates for all positions at CSPD must have a valid Working With Children Check. For more information, please visit The Office of The Children’s Guardian here.

Position Description

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Applications close: AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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