Te Awa School Hawke's Bay

Learning support coordinators – Matariki Kahui Ako - Napier

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

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

Listed 10:35 AM 19 September 2019
Closes 3pm 16 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9ywQ

The Matariki Kahui Ako is seeking 3 learning support coordinators to work within our cluster of schools.

1 x LSP teacher will be supporting William Colenso College and Te Aute College.

1 x LSP teacher will be supporting Marewa School and Te Awa School.

 1 x LSP teacher will be supporting Maraenui Bilingual School, Richmond School and Hukarere College.

 These permanent full-time roles will:

  • Support students through building an inclusive school or kura and cluster environment which encourages participation, progress and successful transitions
  • Experience in teaching within a Māori medium would be an advantage for one of the positions and primary/intermediate experience for all positions would also be advantageous 
  • Support kaiako/teachers in schools and kura to build strong relationships and 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 Oranga Tamariki, to access services and resources to support learners.
  • Work with school or kura leadership teams to influence and encourage them about ensuring the needs of all students receive the appropriate support to enhance their learning and progress.

Terms and conditions:

The terms and conditions of this appointment are contained in the Primary Teachers’ Collective Agreement or Secondary Teachers’ Collective Agreement or Area School Teachers’ Collective agreement.

How to apply

Enquiries to:

Tim Van Zyl, Lead Principal Matariki Kahui Ako
(06) 835 7657

Download our application Role Description
LSC Role Description

Download our application form
LSC Application Matariki KA

Vacancy reference #:1H9ywQ

Listed 10:35 AM 19 September 2019
Closes 3pm 16 October 2019

Te Awa School NZ

School details

Te Awa School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 211

School number: 2691
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Physical address:
Te Awa Avenue, Napier South, Napier

Postal Address:
Te Awa Avenue, Te Awa, Napier, 4110