Employment

Our staff play a key role in Geraldton Grammar School’s success, and we are dedicated to attracting and retaining top professionals.

Geraldton Grammar School promotes professional and personal development for our staff, providing quality best practice courses and programmes. We also foster a collegial environment in which all staff can thrive.

We encourage people who are driven and enthusiastic about their field of expertise and will actively participate in our School community.

Geraldton Grammar School is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides a smoke-free work environment.

Geraldton Grammar School acts to ensure the safety, happiness and empowerment of all students. We support and respect all children.

We have zero tolerance for child abuse. We have legal and moral obligations, which we follow rigorously, to contact authorities when we are worried about a child’s safety.

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Current Vacancies


Maintenance Handyperson

Full-time (1.0 FTE), Permenant Position

We are seeking an energetic and experienced full-time Maintenance Handyperson to join our Grounds and Facilities Team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Conduct routine inspections of premises and equipment
  • Perform preventative maintenance
  • Perform repairs and maintenance
  • Assist with setting up of special events and functions around the school, e.g. sports and open days
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with Work Health and Safety legislation and the School’s own WH&S guidelines
  • Perform other duties as requested by the Facilities & Grounds Coordinator and Business Manager.

Selection Criteria

Essential

  • Have experience as a property maintenance worker, handyman
  • Have a current driver's licence
  • Be able to hold and maintain a Working with Children Check
  • National Police Clearance

Highly Desirable

  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Able to problem solve and use initiative

Please email a copy of your resume, including three references to employment@gegs.wa.edu.au

The School reserves the right to appoint at any stage throughout the process.


Groundskeeper

3 Month contract with possibility of extension and/or permanence - flexible work hours - Commencing January 2023

The Position

We are seeking an energetic and experienced Groundskeeper to join our Grounds and Facilities Team

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide a safe, secure and caring environment for all students and staff and show a strong personal commitment to the values of the School.
  • Carry out Garden Maintenance - upkeep of grounds, reticulation systems, landscaping and gardens, gutter cleaning, weed control, mowing ovals, lawns, and trimming garden shrubs and trees as necessary.
  • Maintain and carry out regular service to the lawnmowers, billy goat leaf vacuum, weed sprayer, irrigation hoses, sprinkler system and other equipment.
  • To assist where needed in carrying out repairs and maintenance.
  • Assist with setting up of special events and functions around the school, e.g. sports and open days.
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with Work Health and Safety legislation and the School’s own WH&S guidelines.
  • Perform other duties as requested by the Facilities & Grounds Coordinator and Business Manager.

Selection Criteria

Highly Desirable

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently in a similar role.
  • Proven ability to repair and maintain reticulation systems.
  • Experience as grounds person in a school or similar environment and in the use of all grounds maintenance equipment – ride-on mowers, trimmers, etc.

Essential

  • Have a current driver's licence
  • National Police Clearance
  • Hold and maintain a Working with Children Check

Please email a copy of your resume, including three references to employment@gegs.wa.edu.au

The School reserves the right to appoint at any stage throughout the process.


Casual and Permanent School Cleaners

Geraldton Grammar School is seeking enthusiastic energetic Casual and Permanent School Cleaners who are reliable team players that are willing to go the extra mile for cleaner and safer environments for our students and staff.

Essential

  • National Police Clearance
  • Hold and maintain a Working with Children Check

Please email a copy of your resume, including three references to employment@gegs.wa.edu.au

The School reserves the right to appoint at any stage throughout the process.





Food Technology Assistant

The School is seeking expressions of interest to fill the role of casual part-time Food Technology Assistant.

The position is currently casual up to 13 hours per fortnight and flexible according to the needs of the Food Technology timetable.

We are looking for an individual who is passionate about cooking and has good food knowledge.

Please email a copy of your resume, including three references to employment@gegs.wa.edu.au

The School reserves the right to appoint at any stage throughout the process.

Applications Close: Monday 21 November 2022

Commencement: Term 1 2023

Geraldton Grammar School takes child protection seriously. All candidates for roles at Geraldton Grammar School are subject to screening and assessment against child safety standards as part of our thorough recruitment process.

Role Description - Food Tech Assistant