Full-time, fixed-term contract for 12 months (2022 to 2023)

About the College
As a Catholic School Thomas Carr College aims to educate our students with an appreciation of the spiritual as well as the intellectual and physical aspects of their lives. We aim to work with our parents to produce young people of faith and character.

At Thomas Carr College you become a member of a caring community built on Catholic values that have underpinned this emerging school over its history. Established in 1997 we have a proud tradition of transitioning students from primary school taking them on an inspiring learning experience, to create students who leave us after this six-year partnership as well-rounded individuals. Student cantered learning is enhanced via a highly developed middle-years program, abundant technology for all students and state of the art new buildings and refurbishments.

About the role
The Outdoor Education Trainee, stationed at The Good Samaritan Campus which is located at Coragulac and is part of the Parish of Cororooke, 11 kilometres from Colac Victoria. It is approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes, 141 kilometres, from Thomas Carr College. This is the location where our Year 8 Camp takes place and Year 9 students participate in a Country Experience as part of the iD9 program.

The Campus has accommodation for 28 students, and as part of the iD9 program, The Good Samaritan Campus runs a residential Outdoor education Program over the three-week period providing students with an opportunity for personal growth, a developing sense of independence, resilience, social awareness and the development of skills for life and the world of work.

Staff and manager’s residence also exists onsite, available to The Good Samaritan Campus staff when not on duty and throughout the whole year whilst employed at Thomas Carr College.

The role of The Outdoor Trainee, is to support Teaching staff in the effective running of The Good Samaritan Campus. In making this appointment, the College is seeking applicants who, among other qualities, can demonstrate:

  1. GSC Program and
  2. Child Safety

Suitably qualified and enthusiastic applicants who are prepared to support the religious ethos of the College and possess the following are encouraged to apply to commence Term 1, 2022.

Demonstrates a strong understanding of, and commitment, to Catholic education.

To be successful in this role you must:

  • Demonstrates a strong understanding of, and commitment, to Catholic education.
  • Demonstrate an understanding and acceptance of the Thomas Carr College Mission Statement and the values that underpin it
  • Demonstrated passion, energy, optimism, the ability to make things happen, and a genuine interest in and commitment to serving students and parents
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative environment skilled at developing sustained relationships with staff students and parents
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and lead a learning environment that enables the pursuit of excellence, including planning, implementation and evaluation
  • Be a visible leader.
  • Have a current Victorian drivers’ licence
  • Able to gain and keep successful registration for a Working With Children Check and successfully passes a National Police Record History Check and
  • Are able to gain and keep successful registration for a Level 2 First Aid Certificate and Anaphylaxis Management Certificate.

To apply for this position
All applications are to be sent to employment@thomascarr.vic.edu.au

All applications are to include 3 referees, the applicant’s CV and the Thomas Carr College Application Form located on the Employment section on the College website: https://www.thomascarr.vic.edu.au/Employment

Applications closing soon.


To apply for this job email your details to employment@thomascarr.vic.edu.au.