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.

Teacher's Aide - St Thomas Aquinas Primary

Apply now Job no: 505234
Work type: temporary part-time
Location: St Thomas Aquinas Primary School - Springwood
Categories: Teaching

Teacher’s Aide - St Thomas Aquinas Primary Springwood

** Temporary Part-Time role, 36 hours a fortnight 


The School

St Thomas Aquinas’s education is comprehensive. It takes into account the intellectual, spiritual, physical, social, and emotional aspects of each child. As a Catholic school the pastoral care of students and families is the main focus. This is reflected in the school motto “Love one another”. All of this takes place in a tranquil and relaxed environment with the natural beauty of the grounds, providing a perfect backdrop for your daily activities. We are confident that St Thomas Aquinas will make a lasting difference.


The organisation 

St Thomas Aquinas Primary is part of the Catholic Schools Parramatta Diocese (CSPD), a system of schools committed to responding to the needs of students in a world that is changing rapidly. With over 5000 passionate employees located across 83 primary and secondary schools, we have the intent and the resources to transform the learning and unlock the full potential of each of our 40,000 plus students. We are always on the lookout for top talent to help us achieve our strategic goal of inspiring the future, through quality catholic schooling and by strengthening the professional lives of our employees.


The opportunity

We are seeking a passionate and motivated Teacher’s Aide to join our teaching team and enrich the learning of our students. 


The successful candidate:

You will work alongside a passionate and supportive team committed to achieving positive learning outcomes for each student. More specifically you will:

  • Demonstrate the ability to work effectively both autonomously and as part of a team

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

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

  • Show effective interpersonal skills and collaborative teamwork.

  • Demonstrate strong planning and organisation skills

  • Have the ability to maintain the quality of assigned work

  • Be able to motivate students to achieve and develop a life-long love of learning.


The benefits

  • Make a valued contribution and develop skills in a community-based industry

  • Attractive salary plus superannuation, with the option of salary packaging

  • Staff parking available


The qualifications 

  • Compliance with NSW Child Protection Legislation - Working with Children Check clearance, plus compliance with CSPD’s Child Safeguarding Procedures and Code of Conduct, When Working With Students and Children. For more information, please visit The Office of The Children’s Guardian here. 

  • Demonstrated relevant experience 

  • Statements of Service



Apply today!

If you are determined to make a difference and want to join a diverse organisation committed to transforming lives through faith-based education, click on the APPLY button.  As part of your application you will need to have classification with CSPD; to complete your application click here 

CSPD promotes the safety and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and those 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.



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