Specialist School Template Contracts

Letters of appointment for staff at specialist schools retaining reference to the vaccine mandate.

Ongoing

Ongoing teachers are employed on a permanent basis.

Full Time 
Part Time

Fixed-term

Fixed-term teachers are employed for a specified period of at least 11 school weeks. 

Full Time
Part Time

Casual Relieving

Casual Relieving teachers are employed for greater than 3 and less than 11 consecutive working weeks in any one school year.

Full Time
Part Time

Emergency teachers

Emergency teachers are employed on an ad hoc basis for up to, and including, 15 consecutive school days.

Emergency Teachers

 

Category A

Category A education support employees work 48 weeks per year and receive 4 weeks' paid annual leave per year.

Ongoing

Full Time
Part Time

Fixed Term

Full Time
Part Time

Category B 

Category B education support employees work during the school term time only and receive paid school holidays.

Ongoing

Full Time
Part Time

Fixed Term

Full Time
Part Time

Category C

Category C education support employees work 45 weeks per year and receive 7 weeks' paid school holidays.

Ongoing

Full Time
Part Time

Fixed Term

Full Time
Part Time

Casual Relieving 

A casual relieving education support employee is employed for  specified period of time greater than 7 and less than 11 consecutive working weeks in any one school year.

Full Time
Part Time

Casual

A Casual Education Support employee is one who is employed for 35 or less consecutive days per school year.

Casual Education Support

Student Placement

Student Placement is a paid or unpaid appointment in a non-teaching capacity.

Student Placement

 

Schools may employ various health professionals to support their students with their education. While they are considered Education Support, health professionals have some distinct characteristics that schools need to be aware of. These are summarised in the Health Professionals Information Sheet.

Nurses

Nurses are education support employees in the area of Health Services.

Ongoing

Full Time
Part Time

Fixed Term

Full Time
Part Time

Psychologists 

Psychologists are education support employees in the area of Health Services.

Ongoing

Full Time
Part Time

Fixed Term

Full Time
Part Time

Counsellors 

Counsellors are education support employees in the area of Health Services.

Ongoing

Full Time
Part Time

Fixed Term

Full Time
Part Time

Occupational Therapists

Occupational Therapists are education support employees in the area of Health Services.

Ongoing

Full Time
Part Time

Fixed Term 

Full Time
Part Time

Speech Pathologists

Speech Pathologists are education support employees in the area of Health Services.

Ongoing

Full Time
Part Time

Fixed Term

Full Time                                                                                                                                                        
Part Time

Category A 

Category A school services officer employees work 48 weeks per year and receive 4 weeks' paid annual leave per year.

Ongoing

Full Time
Part Time

Fixed Term

Full Time
Part Time

Category B

Category B school services officers work during the school term time only and receive paid school holidays.

Ongoing

Full Time
Part Time

Fixed Term

Full Time
Part Time

Category C

Category C school services officers work 45 weeks per year and receive 7 weeks' paid school holidays.

Ongoing

Full Time
Part Time

Fixed Term

Full Time
Part Time

Category D

A Category D school services officer is one who works during school term only, receives four weeks annual leave and is stood down consistent with the provisions of the VCEMEA.

Ongoing

Full Time
Part Time

Fixed Term

Full Time
Part Time

Casual relieving

A casual relieving school services officer is employed for  specified period of time greater than 7 and less than 11 consecutive working weeks in any one school year.

Full Time
Part Time

Casual 

A Casual school services officer is one who is employed for 35 or less consecutive days per school year.

Casual School Services Officer

Student Placement

Student Placement is a paid or unpaid appointment in a non-teaching capacity.

Student Placement