News Category: Parent Connection

Positions Vacant – Learning Assistant

Learning Assistant Permanent Part Time Position (4.5 days per week) Commencing January 2020 St Edward’s College is an all-boys Catholic Independent School on the Central Coast of NSW with an enrolment of 1,100 students in Years 7 to 12. The College is governed by Edmund Rice Education Australia (EREA) and provides a wonderfully rich and… Read more »

Holiday Information

Information for the Christmas holiday break: Stationery Below are is the link to stationery requirements for 2020. Uniform Shop Opening Times Uniform Shop Holiday Opening Times for January 2020   Enrolment Enquiries For all new enrolment enquiries or for currently enrolled students leaving the College, please contact Mr Chris Millar via cmillar@stedwards.nsw.edu.au. Pastoral Care Enquiries… Read more »

Parenting Ideas – Spending Time with Kids

Spending time with kids: How much is enough? The need to spend time with their parents differs for different kids. For some, there’s no end to the time they’d spend with you. However, other kids feel differently. There’s no right answer. I’m fortunate to have the flexibility that allows me to spend a great deal… Read more »

Free Webinar – Balancing Extra-Curricular Activities

Balancing Extra-Curricular Activities Join Lenore Skenazy, President of Let Grow, in this webinar that explores; Why treating our kids as physically and emotionally fragile is bad for their future That your kids are not in constant danger How independence impacts children How to raise nimble problem solvers Ideas to know how safe, smart and capable… Read more »

Scholarships

Through the generosity of various College stakeholders, the College is able to offer one part-scholarship to current Year 10 students and one-part scholarship to current Year 8 students, which will contribute to the costs of schooling for the subsequent two years at St Edward’s.  Applications for these will open to Year 8 and Year 10… Read more »

Free Webinar – Brave Parenting

Brave Parenting in a Culture Riddled with Worry – Free Webinar This webinar is designed to help parents understand where their anxiety about their kids comes from, and why they don’t let their kids do half the stuff they did growing up. Hear from Lenore Skenazy, President of Let Grow, a non-profit promoting childhood independence… Read more »

Position Vacant – Risk and Compliance Officer

Risk and Compliance Officer Permanent Part-Time (FTE 0.8 School terms only) Significant Opportunity to Commence in January 2020 St Edward’s College is an all-boys Catholic Independent School on the Central Coast of NSW with an enrolment of 1,100 students in Years 7 to 12. The College is governed by Edmund Rice Education Australia (EREA) and… Read more »

Position Vacant – Diverse Learning Teacher

Diverse Learning Teacher Permanent Full-time Significant teaching opportunity St Edward’s College is an all-boys Catholic Independent School on the Central Coast of NSW with an enrolment of 1,100 students in Years 7 to 12. The College is governed by Edmund Rice Education Australia (EREA) and provides a wonderfully rich and liberating education that fosters student… Read more »

Psych Corner

My name is Denise Andrade, I am currently the College Psychologist at St Edward’s College, working alongside Terase Killin, College Counsellor. What do College Psychologists/Counsellors do? College Psychologists/Counsellors help students to understand and deal with social, behavioural, and personal problems. Counselling can help promote overall wellbeing by providing students with the skills needed to deal… Read more »

Parenting Ideas – Helping young people beat exam stress

As the end of year approaches many young people will start to experience the stress that comes with impending examinations. As the end of year approaches many young people will start to experience the stress that comes with impending examinations. Young people respond differently to the pressure that exams present. Some will see an exam… Read more »