Cashmere High School Canterbury

Special needs teacher or conductor

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 11:48 AM 18 March 2019
Closes 4pm 04 April 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9sFD

We have a vacancy for a part-time special needs teacher or a conductor-teacher in our special needs unit, Te Pukenga, which is based upon the principles of Conductive Education, teaching students who have a variety of physical, cognitive and emotional needs. All of our students have very high and complex needs and are ORS funded. 

Experience in working with anxiety, autism spectrum disorder (ASD), and behaviour support would be an advantage. This role is a co-teaching position with other professional staff and includes oversight of teacher aides.  Professional development opportunities will be available to the successful applicant. This is a rewarding and challenging position joining a dedicated and experienced team of colleagues. 

The position is part-time (0.4 FTTE 2 days per week) and there is the opportunity to also do day relief within the unit where required. This position is fixed-term for the 2019 school year and will begin 29 April.

Previous applicants need not apply.

How to apply

A job description for both options is available on request. Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Heidi Ball, Principal's PA
172 Rose St, Somerfield, Christchurch 8024
(03) 337 4701

Download our application form
Teaching Position application form v3

Vacancy reference #:1H9sFD

Listed 11:48 AM 18 March 2019
Closes 4pm 04 April 2019

School details

Cashmere High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 2102

School number: 340
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Physical address:
172 Rose Street, Somerfield, Christchurch

Postal Address:
172 Rose Street, Somerfield, Christchurch, 8024