This vacancy is for a special education teacher to cover class teacher release times, and who has proven skills and experience in teaching students with special education and learning needs, to start immediately. This is a fixed-term position to cover maternity leave.
The following skills and attributes are essential:
Empathy and understanding of working with students with an intellectual disability
Strengths in managing complex and challenging behaviours effectively
Sound curriculum knowledge, ideally in both the NZ Curriculum framework and the Rudolf Steiner curriculum
A deep understanding of teaching and learning processes, classroom management, planning and assessment
Ability to motivate and engage students
Ability to lead a team of teacher aides effectively, and contribute as a member of the senior school team
Self-motivation and creativity
Excellent communication and reporting skills
Physical fitness to carry out the demands of the role; drug free and with an acceptable police record.
How to apply
Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to: HR team: firstname.lastname@example.org or to