Upper Hutt Education Network Wellington

Impact coach

General, Impact coach

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

Listed 9:54 AM 26 February 2019
Closes 12pm 12 March 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9rY2

Our Upper Hutt network of schools is recruiting for an impact coach to grow the capability of our SENCOs, teacher aides and staff to support our schools to further develop their local social and emotional curriculum. This could include: 

  • Observing teaching and learning and providing quality feedback
  • Planning and leading group coaching sessions with a focus on learner strengths and needs (with a focus on social and emotional development)
  • Mentoring and supporting teachers and leaders within and across schools
  • Supporting schools to analyse data that informs the development of their local social and emotional curriculum.

This is a special project fixed-term role (3-4 school terms). The successful applicant will be able to negotiate a job description to suit their strengths, knowledge and expertise. You will either be a successful teacher or will have relevant qualifications in health-related fields, e.g. health social work, counselling, psychology. Knowledge of current social/emotional programmes as well as knowledge of strategies and systems to support children with trauma, anxiety etc.

Successful applicants will be interviewed on 27 March.

Start date: 29 April (or by negotiation with the successful applicant).

How to apply

For further information, please contact Lisa or Jo. Please email a covering letter, application form, CV and the names and contact details of 3 referees to:

Lisa Cavanagh or Jo Grant
49 Martin St, Upper Hutt
principal@upperhuttschool.nz
(021) 531 400 (Lisa) or (021) 263 1499 (Jo)

For further information about the Upper Hutt Education Network
Upper Hutt Education Network

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9rY2

Listed 9:54 AM 26 February 2019
Closes 12pm 12 March 2019

Upper Hutt Education Network NZ

Organisation details

Upper Hutt Education Network

Location: Wellington