Methven School Canterbury

Learning support coordinator (2 positions)

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 10:50 am 19 September 2019
Closes 5pm 11 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9z4G

The Opuke Kāhui Ako has vacancies for 2 learning support coordinator roles.

There are three roles allocated to the Opuke Kahui Ako. Each position will serve a specific school or cluster of schools.

Cluster 2: Mayfield, Mt Somers Springburn, Methven(host), Our Lady of the Snows

Cluster 3: Lauriston, Rakaia, Dorie, Chertsey(host)

The successful applicants will work collaboratively together and with agencies to support the learning journeys of a range of our students. These innovative positions commence on 28 January 2020.

The host schools in our cluster will employ 1 successful applicant each. 

 Applicants will be New Zealand registered, experienced teachers who have:

  • Demonstrated successful experience working with children and young people with learning support needs 
  • A sound knowledge, commitment to, and understanding of the learning support system and the learning support action plan priorities 
  • The ability to engage with schools and cluster leadership
  • Influencing skills at a working level within a school and wider cluster 
  • Understanding of te ao Māori
  • A current teaching practising certificate and relevant teaching qualification 
  • Met professional standards relevant to their current position.

How to apply

Application forms are available from our school website.

Chris Murphy, Principal
(03) 302 8500

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9z4G

Listed 10:50 am 19 September 2019
Closes 5pm 11 October 2019

School details

Methven School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 264

School number: 3436
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Physical address:
McDonald Street, Methven

Postal Address:
1 McDonald Street, Methven, 7730