Facilities & Services - Aboriginal and Islander Education Officer

The role of the Aboriginal Islander Education Officers (AIEO) is to help promote inclusive practices within the school and build positive participation, communication and interactions between staff, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students, their parents and families and the local Aboriginal community.

At Tom Price Senior High School (TPSHS) the AIEOs are employed to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students in the areas of academic achievement, social engagement, participation, attendance and behaviour. 

The responsibilities of the AIEO at TPSHS are outlined and detailed under the following three areas:

1.       Providing whole-school support

2.       Supporting  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students

3.       Linking school to community

To read more about the role of the AIEO please click on the attached document.