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Education Specialist - Grafton

Wesley Dalmar Child & Family

  • one part-time role, flexible 3 days per week
  • base location: Grafton, working throughout Mid North Coast & Coffs Harbour
  • opportunity to expand your skills

About us

Wesley Mission is a high profile, multi-faceted Christian organisation making a real difference in the community. We work with the most disadvantaged in our community by providing over 200 services ranging from aged care, homeless services, child and family care, counselling, employment, training and education, and health services.

Our Vision is “Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.”


About the role

Wesley Mission is seeking a part-time Education Specialist to join the Wesley Dalmar Family Preservation team. The position offers challenging and rewarding opportunities to work with children and birth parents in their own homes on the Mid North Coast. You will provide targeted support to address parental literacy and numeracy issues, identify academic skills gaps and developmental delays and address issues around school disengagement.


Essential criteria

  • degree in Education
  • previous experience providing family support to children and families
  • availability to work flexible hours including some evenings
  • current unrestricted driver’s licence
  • ability to work autonomously and as a part of a team
  • demonstrated ability to write reports to a professional standard.



Wesley Mission provides regular supervision and support for all staff and opportunities for professional development. Salary and conditions of employment are based on the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry (SCHADS) Award 2010, Level 6, with generous salary packaging opportunities and a vehicle allowance.


Closing date

Monday 7 December 2020, 5pm.


Apply now

For an information package, please contact
Chantelle van Wanrooy via email at:

For further information or information on salary and conditions of employment, please contact Chantelle van Wanrooy directly on 0417 105 360.

Written applications must address the above criteria and be sent via email to:
Chantelle van Wanrooy at


Wesley Mission is a Christian organisation requiring all staff to affirm its values. We are committed to providing an environment in which children can feel safe and valued.

The suitable applicant will be subject to the relevant pre-employment checks for appointment to positions within Wesley Mission (including provision of a valid Working with Children Check clearance number). Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

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