Kaitao Intermediate Bay of Plenty

Learning support coordinator

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

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

Listed 10:28 AM 19 September 2019
Closes 3pm 11 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9ywK

Kea Street Specialist School (0.2) and Kaitao Intermediate School (0.8) seek a learning support coordinator to work between our two schools. 

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 in two very dynamic, different settings. The successful applicant will be able to work collaboratively and supportively, adapting to meet the priority needs of our community and Te Maru o Ngongotaha Kahui Ako.

The willingness to be flexible, develop and adapt to best meet the needs of our learners with complex and multiple needs is essential.

Key tasks:

  • Support students in 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 and contributing schools
  • Support parents and whānau to build better relationships of understanding around learning support and establishing points of contact if needed
  • Work alongside other LSCs and build professional capacity
  • Connect with and acknowledge current SENCO and teacher specialists' expertise within the learning environment and setting
  • Build strong working relationships with learning support facilitators and wider agencies.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Phil Palfrey / Sherie Collins
(07) 348 3687

Vacancy reference #:1H9ywK

Listed 10:28 AM 19 September 2019
Closes 3pm 11 November 2019

Kaitao Intermediate NZ

School details

Kaitao Intermediate

Type: Intermediate
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 363

School number: 1761
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Physical address:
30 Bell Road, Western Heights, Rotorua

Postal Address:
30 Bell Road, Western Heights, Rotorua, 3015