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A professional opportunity on the coast.

Fraser Coast Anglican College is a highly respected, K-12 co-educational day school situated in the beautiful coastal city of Hervey Bay. The College has developed a fine reputation for academic and personal development and is set in a tranquil 52 acres of bushland environment. The College provides a broad range of subjects and many of our students go onto study at tertiary institutions.

The College is a leader in providing technology to support the curriculum. A range of technologies are employed by staff and students across the campus. Our Learning Management System (LMS) is an integrated platform that learning is delivered to our Year 7-12 students. Our staff are key drivers in the research and use of technologies in the classroom with interactive whiteboards in every classroom.

A vast array of activities is offered outside the academic curriculum. The College operates a House system which creates our intra-school program as well as participating in a range of inter-school and club sports through the College’s Fraser Flames. Students also participate in an Outdoor Education program.  The College has gained recognition in music, debating, drama and the arts. The College has an exciting music program which attracts students of all ages from Prep to Year 12.

The College’s motto is Body, Mind and Spirit which forms the key to the education that Fraser Coast Anglican College offers through a holistic education framework. Hervey Bay is located in one of Queensland’s fastest growing regions and offers a safe and relaxed lifestyle. The College is an equal opportunity employer.

Fraser Coast Anglican College is committed to promoting child safety, children’s well-being and protecting children from abuse. All roles advertised must comply with the College’s child safety policies and related policies and procedures (including the Code of Conduct), upholding the overarching principles and values set out, conducting themselves in accordance with the commitments to take all reasonable steps to promote the safety of children.

Fraser Coast Anglican College has a well-documented record of consistently achieving outstanding academic outcomes for its students.

About Fraser Coast Anglican College

Fraser Coast Anglican College is a K-12 College located in beautiful Hervey Bay, the gateway to World Heritage listed Fraser Island (K’gari). The College is a member of the Anglican Schools network of South East Queensland and has a well-documented record of consistently achieving outstanding academic outcomes for its students. FCAC has recently been awarded the title of ‘Regional School of the Year’, at The Australian Education Awards.

The College has the following position available:

First Aid Officer

  • Part-time, term-time permanent position

About the role

The person we are looking for will be a dedicated and child-focussed professional, holding first aid credentials to work proficiently in the College first aid station. To be successful in this role you will strive to support our students, staff and families with basic health supervision. Reporting to the position of Counsellor and Nurse, the First Aid Officer will work with limited supervision while maintaining resources and administration systems for the department.

The First Aid Officer will work 32.5 hours per week in term-time. 

Duties

As First Aid Officer, you will:

  • Operate and maintain the sick bay station in accordance with established procedures, including administration of medication
  • Perform a range of administration tasks, including raising purchase orders
  • Maintain first aid supplies throughout the College
  • Maintain a database for reporting and documenting student and staff medical information
  • Prepare Medical Alerts for students
  • Prepare medical paperwork associated with outdoor education, excursions and sporting events
  • Support the maintenance and review process for first aid policies and procedures.

Skills and experience required include

  • The ability to satisfy the requirements of the First Aid Officer Role Statement.
  • Holding a Paid Blue Card is required.

How to apply

Please apply by 4pm on Wednesday, 22 February 2023 through Seek Employment; including a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae and the names and contact details of two (2) referees.

To view the Role Statement of First Aid Officer please click here: First Aide Officer – 7 02 2023 

Culture

Staff at FCAC are caring and dedicated people who value relationships, insist on high standards and are supportive of the aims and ethos of an Anglican School. 

Benefits

  • Salary sacrificing / Staff Wellness Program / Annual flu vaccination
  • Queensland Anglican Schools Enterprise Agreement 2021

About our Culture and the College Workplace

Staff at FCAC are caring and dedicated people who value relationships, insist on high standards and are supportive of the aims and ethos of an Anglican School. 

Fraser Coast Anglican College is an equal opportunity employer and a child safe organisation.

A Code of Conduct is in place for staff working at Fraser Coast Anglican College. The College link to the Anglican Schools Code of Conduct can be found by visiting this link: 20190509__Code_of_Conduct__PDF_Version (1)

*Important information for non-teaching vacancy applicants:  Employment seekers wishing to work with children in paid non-teaching appointments must hold a current Paid Blue Card to be able to commence work. FCAC reserves the right to censor applications accordingly to comply with Queensland legislation, while also in accord with the Anglican Schools Recruitment Policy and timelines available at the time of processing each of its vacancies.

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Fraser Coast Anglican College
PO Box 1150, Hervey Bay, Qld, 4655
Telephone: (07) 4124 5411

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