Hohepa School Hawke's Bay

Special education teacher / class teacher release

Area / composite (Years 1–15), 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 9:41 AM 27 May 2019
Closes 5pm 07 June 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9uUG

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: recruit@hawk.hohepa.org.nz or to

Penny Hallgarth, Principal's PA
37 Fryer Rd, RD2, Napier
(06) 844 2740

Download our application form
Application Form v4244123960

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9uUG

Listed 9:41 AM 27 May 2019
Closes 5pm 07 June 2019

Hohepa School NZ

School details

Hohepa School

Type: Composite
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 36

School number: 4109
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Physical address:
21 Fryer Road, Poraiti, Napier

Postal Address:
P O Box 7385, Taradale, Napier, 4141