Education Support Specialist

Learning Focus
Student Support
Start Date
26 Mar, 2024
Enrol by
19 Mar, 2024

Information Brochure – Education Support Specialist

Program Description

This suite of facilitated online Professional Learning is designed to support Education Support Specialist within the Department for Education, Children and Young People.

The content has a focus on building a working knowledge of the Department’s support systems, building capability to apply knowledge when supporting learners.

Education Support Specialists will develop a deeper understanding of data and assessment systems and how to differentiate learning for diverse cohorts.

Program Outcomes

The ESS Professional Learning Development program provides an opportunity to:
Attend professional learning aligned to the Education Support Specialist Statement of Duties to enhance the Professional Development Plan process.
Build a professional learning network with other ESS and DECYP learning experts.

Australian Professional Standards


  • Standard 1 – Know students and how they learn
  • Standard 4 – Create and maintain supportive and safe learning environments
  • Standard 5 – Assess, provide feedback and report on student learning
  • Standard 6 – Engage in professional learning
Location, Date & Time

This online webinar consists of multiple dates starting from 2:00pm and running until 3:30pm

  • Tuesday 26th March 2024
  • Wednesday 10th April 2024
  • Thursday May 9th 2024
  • Wednesday 12th June 2024
  • Tuesday 25th June 2024
  • Wednesday 3rd July   2024