The Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta is looking for a passionate and dedicated Laboratory Assistant to provide support and assistance to our teachers.
The Laboratory Assistant is accountable for:
-Employees are required to support the mission, teachings and ethos of the Catholic Church’s work in schools.
-Demonstrated ability to work effectively both autonomously and as part of a team
-Demonstrated ability to follow direction, prioritise and meet set deadlines
-Demonstrated interpersonal skills in working with a range of personnel
-Strong planning and organisation skills
-Demonstrated ability to maintain the quality of assigned work
-Preparation of practical work for use in the classroom, including general and complex laboratory experiments
-Preparing simple chemical solutions and, under instruction, more complicated
-Developing and using appropriate storage systems, including for dangerous and toxic substances consistent with material safety data sheets
Typical Experience and Qualifications
- Tertiary qualifications in the relevant area of study
- Appropriate demonstrated experience
Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta 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 CEDP’s Child Safeguarding Procedures and Code of Conduct When Working With Students and Children.
CEDP 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 CEDP must have a valid Working With Children Check. For more information, please visit The Office of The Children’s Guardian here.