Mairehau High School Canterbury

Supported learning educator

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Certificated teacher

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

Listed 2:22 pm 01 February 2019
Closes 4pm 18 February 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9qpn

We are looking for a teacher with the experience and training to work with a group of teenagers who have a programme based on life skills designed to meet their sensory needs. The teacher will have the skills to relate to and teach to a range of diverse abilities and capabilities and work in both mainstream and special education settings.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be a New Zealand registered teacher, with proven experience in working with students with special needs in a satellite / mainstream context
  • Be able to develop and implement systems which promote independence
  • Be able to implement a range of curricula
  • Have a range of effective skills that assist students with intellectual impairment in learning
  • Have a sense of humour, flexible approach, and effective organisational skills
  • Have a special education qualification and/or have participated in professional development that is relevant to the needs of students with special needs
  • Have good communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to manage and work with teams, as well as parents / whānau, caregivers and colleagues in a caring and supportive manner.

How to apply

Please send your CV, covering letter and application form via email to:

Harry Romana, Principal
(03) 385 3145

Download our application form

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9qpn

Listed 2:22 pm 01 February 2019
Closes 4pm 18 February 2019

School details

Mairehau High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 375

School number: 320
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Physical address:
Hills Road, Christchurch

Postal Address:
440 Hills Road, Mairehau, Christchurch, 8052