Kowhai School Hawke's Bay

Speech-language therapist

General, Therapist

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 10:50 am 12 November 2018
Closes 07 December 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9o4T

Fixed-term full-time position until the end of 2019, with the possibility to extend.  

We require a speech-language therapist to join our multidisciplinary team of therapy providers, supporting the communication and swallowing needs of students aged 5–21, with a range of behavioural and physical needs. Therapy provision is delivered collaboratively with teaching staff, family and outside agencies to support students to access the curriculum.

Applicants will have an interest in special needs. Knowledge of the Ministry of Education Specialist Service Standards is desirable. The successful applicant will be supported by the multidisciplinary team (currently consisting of occupational therapists, physiotherapists, speech-language therapist, music therapists and psychologist) to fulfil the requirements of the position. 

Interested applicants are invited to visit the school and meet the team.

How to apply

An application pack and further information is available. Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Mandy Moylan, Therapy Team Leader
Box 585, Hastings 4156
(06) 878 3506

Vacancy reference #:1H9o4T

Listed 10:50 am 12 November 2018
Closes 07 December 2018

School details

Kowhai School

Type: Special School
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 110

School number: 2588
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Physical address:
407 Hastings St South, Akina, Hastings

Postal Address:
P O Box 585, Hastings, 4156