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WA School Services Staff Member of the Year

This award recognises the important work of school services staff in making sure schools run well and smoothly.

By managing day-to-day financial, administrative, technical and hands-on operations, they contribute to their schools providing the best learning environments for students.

See the full list of eligible job roles.

Prize
The WA School Services Staff Member of the Year receives $25 000 (50% for professional development and 50% cash) and three finalists each receive $2500. See terms and conditions11 for more information.

Selection criteria
Nominations must address each of the three selection criteria:

  • knowledge and skills
  • imagination, initiative and resourcefulness
  • service to the school community.

Eligibility

  • A nominee may be nominated in only one staff award category in any year.
  • The nominee must be practising in the role they are being nominated for at the time of nomination.
  • All staff currently working at a Western Australian public school at the time of nomination in roles as listed are eligible.
  • Previous winners (not finalists) of a WA School Services Staff Member of the Year or WA School Support Staff Member of the Year award will not be considered for a 2018 award.
  • Self-nomination in staff award categories will not be accepted.
  • Posthumous nominations will not be accepted.
  • Joint nominations for staff operating on a tandem, team or job share basis will not be accepted.

Nominations closed 5.00pm Friday 29 June. Finalists will be announced Monday 6 August.