Linwood Avenue School Canterbury

Learning support coordinator

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Certificated teacher

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

Listed 9:20 AM 17 September 2019
Closes 4.05pm 24 September 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9yn_

Our school board of trustees is seeking a learning support coordinator. This position will work between Linwood Avenue School and Tamariki School. 

We are looking for a highly skilled and experienced teacher who will work closely with our senior leaders to support our students with additional learning support needs. The successful applicant will be able to work collaboratively and supportively, adapting to meet the priority needs of our community.

The willingness to be flexible while these roles evolve, develop and adapt to best meet the needs of our Tamai Kāhui Ako learners is essential.

  • Support students through building an inclusive school or kura and cluster environment which encourages participation, progress and successful transitions
  • Support kaiako/teachers in schools and kura to lift their capability to better meet the needs of learners, and to strengthen their connections with early learning services
  • Support parents and whānau to build better relationships of understanding around learning support and establishing points of contact if needed
  • Work alongside other LSCs across the cluster and connect with the learning support facilitator and wider agencies e.g. Oranga Tamariki, to access services and resources to support learners
  • Work with school or kura leadership team to influence and encourage them about ensuring the needs of all students receive the appropriate support to enhance their learning and progress.


How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Blair Dravitski, Principal
(03) 389 9256

Vacancy reference #:1H9yn_

Listed 9:20 AM 17 September 2019
Closes 4.05pm 24 September 2019

Linwood Avenue School NZ

School details

Linwood Avenue School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 377

School number: 3413
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Physical address:
260 Linwood Avenue, Linwood, Christchurch

Postal Address:
260 Linwood Avenue, Linwood, Christchurch, 8062