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FNQ Interschool Chess Championships Report Rd 2 2020

Date:June 15, 2020

Round 2 of the Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Championships was held on the 12th of June. The wizardry of


FNQ Interschool Chess Championships Report Rd 1 2020

Date:March 5, 2020

Round 1 of the Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Championships was held on 3 March. The Bishop Centre was bursting


Principal’s Welcome Event- 2020

Date:January 6, 2020

Principal Paul Sjogren and the TAS teaching community would like to welcome all TAS parents, new and existing, to join


FNQ Interschool Chess Championships Finals 2019

Date:August 26, 2019

The Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Finals were held in the Bishop Centre 22 August. Dedication, preparation and good sportsmanship


2019 Gala Concert | Friday 30 August

Date:August 5, 2019

No entry fee – all welcome.    


Junior School Variety Night 2019

Date:July 25, 2019

ONE NIGHT ONLY! Tickets now available for “Harry Potter & The Wizard of Oz” – 2019 Junior School Variety Night.


Leo Lin (Year 12) reflects on his recent QUT STEM Internship

Date:July 23, 2020

Recently Grace Belson & Leo Lin (Year 12), were awarded a place in the QUT STEM Research Internship program. 2020.


Principals Blog: Edition 3, 2020

Date:June 15, 2020

Dear TAS community,  Every now and then I receive an email that I feel the need to share, because it


Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ) stance on Year 11 & 12 return to school

Date:April 27, 2020

Independent Schools Queensland (ISQ) have called on the Queensland Government to allow all Year 11 and 12 students to return


Principals Blog: A deeper look at the data – the story of a regional standout

Date:February 17, 2020

We were delighted to see the TAS class of ’19, the last group to ever receive an OP, placed #24


Principals Blog: Edition 1, 2020

Date:February 4, 2020

Dear TAS community, As a Principal, receiving communications such as the one I recently received is one of the role’s


Principals Christmas Message

Date:December 17, 2019

Dear TAS Families As we come to the end of the year, we approach the time when Christians celebrate the


Positions Vacant

Employment opportunities at TAS

TAS advertises employment opportunities locally in The Cairns Post and occasionally in State and National newspapers, as well as on this website.

If you are interested in working at TAS, it is recommended you visit this site regularly for the latest employment opportunities.

General enquiries about vacancies can be sent to hr@tas.qld.edu.au


Childcare Assistant

TAS White Rock

Casual Positions available for Qualified and Unqualified Assistants

Unqualified         – $29.03 – $30.29 per hour

Qualified              – $32.52 – $33.92  per hour

About Trinity Anglican School (TAS)

Founded in 1983, Trinity Anglican School (TAS) is the leading Independent Anglican school in Cairns. With an unrivalled reputation for excellence in FNQ, TAS has a K-12 campus at White Rock and a K-6 campus at Kewarra Beach. This vibrant co-educational school is looking for an innovative, self-motivated and energetic Childcare Assistant to become part of the TAS Early Learning Centre (ELC).  Our ELC is committed to providing a stimulating, exciting and interactive learning environment for our children. 

Working with students checks

TAS provides a safe and supportive learning environment for our students and we achieve this through recruiting excellent staff based on merit and suitability to work with students. To ensure your suitability to work with students, the following checks will be undertaken as a part of the recruitment process:

  • National Register Screen via the Anglican School’s Commission check
  • Blue Card suitability (ability to acquire or seek exemption) check
  • Child Protection Certificate

Do you have:    

  • Qualified Assistant – Certificate or Diploma in Children’s Services
  • Unqualified Assistant (working towards)
    • Certificate or Diploma in Children’s Services
    • James Cook University Student undertaking a qualification approved by ACECQA
  • Unqualified Assistant (James Cook University student)
  • Experience in or ability to learn about Inclusion Support
  • Experience in or ability to learn about an Early Learning Centre
  • Knowledge of the Education and Care Services Law Act and the Education and Care Services Regulations
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Current CPR Certificate

Can you work collaboratively with our team of educators to:

  • develop and maintain positive relationships with the children, families and your co-workers
  • assist children who have development needs to successfully integrate
  • support Educators to meet our quality principles of curriculum and documentation
  • assist in set up, facilitation, and clean down activities
  • assist children with meal and sleep times
  • take on feedback and strive for a centre of excellence
  • assist with planning and preparing for daily activities
Apply here

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