University of Canterbury Canterbury

Reading Recovery tutor



Listed 12:43 PM 18 September 2019
Closes 06 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9yvW

College of Education, Health and Human Development – Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora

  • Full-time at 37½ hours per week.

What you will do

We are currently recruiting for an enthusiastic, motivated and inspirational Reading Recovery tutor based in Christchurch for full-time fixed-term work starting at the end of January 2020. Reading Recovery tutors are required to deliver high-quality in-service professional development and support to Reading Recovery teachers, provide an effective in-service training course for teachers, regularly visit schools and work individually with identified children.

Who you are

As the successful candidate, you will have:

  • The Reading Recovery tutor post graduate qualification
  • A University degree or equivalent tertiary qualification which includes advanced studies specifically related to teacher education
  • Current teacher registration
  • Experience in a variety of teaching and leadership positions.

Who you will work with

The Reading Recovery team work alongside teachers in schools across the upper South Island region from Timaru to Nelson supporting them to ensure the main assumptions and practices of the programme are adhered to with the guidance and support of the National Reading Recovery Training and Co-ordination team.

For more information about our team, please visit us Education Plus

For information about the range of fantastic benefits that UC offers including flexible work practices, study opportunities and generous superannuation and leave provisions, please visit us:

View the full Position_Description.pdf

How you apply

Please apply through the online application process

The University of Canterbury is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligation under the Treaty of Waitangi.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Human Resources
(03) 369 3999

University of Canterbury NZ

Tertiary provider details

University of Canterbury

Type: University

Physical address:
Ilam Road, Ilam, Christchurch

Postal Address:
Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, 8140