Education Support Traineeship – Laverton

Education Support Traineeship – Laverton

  • Education Support Traineeship
  • On the job Training
  • Gain a nationally recognised qualification

AGA are seeking a motivated individual to undertake Education Support Traineeships working in a Special Developmental School located in Laverton.

 The role will support students between the ages of 5 and 18 with moderate to severe disabilities. The successful candidate will work 30 hours per week for 12 months whilst completing a Certificate III in Education Support nationally recognised qualification. 

  • Assist teaching staff by performing non-teaching duties
  • Assist and participate in learning activities
  • Support children with special needs with language and literacy
  • Prepare learning areas and activities
  • Provide individual support to students
  • Provide basic physical and emotional care for students such as toileting, meals and lifting
  • Assist with the preparation of teaching aids and resources

Role Selection Criteria:

  • Good communication skills
  • Patient in dealing with people
  • Mature and sensible
  • Able to work independently and part of a team
  • Enjoy helping children learn
  • Able to accept direction and supervision


  • Drivers licence (preferred)
  • Willing to undertake a Police Check and/or Working With Children Check
  • An undertaking of Autism Spectrum Disorder 
  • Genuine interest in working with children 
  • No prior qualifications necessary
  • Mandatory training during the school holidays (both weeks)

AGA Trainees will:

  • Attend accredited RTO training during the school holidays
  • Receive ongoing mentoring & support
  • Receive a weekly wage including entitlements
  • Work 5 x days per week (plus school hours)
  • Work one on one with students
  • Support children with a range of disabilities and/or special needs
  • Government funding available for eligible candidates

AGA is a not for profit company and is one of the largest providers of employment and training services in Australia.

Application close date: Tuesday the 21st of July 2020

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted directly.

Posted on Wednesday, June 24, 2020



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