John Paul College Bay of Plenty

Learning support coordinators (2 positions)

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Certificated teacher

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

Listed 10:54 AM 01 October 2019
Closes 28 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9zsU

Our board of trustees is seeking 2 highly-capable learning support coordinators.

One position will be based at John Paul College, Rotorua. The preferred candidate for this position will have recent and successful experience working within secondary school settings.

The second position will be based at St Mary's Catholic School, Putaruru. This position will be shared by Bishop Edward Gaines School, Tokoroa. The preferred candidate for this position will have recent and successful experience working within primary school settings.

The successful applicants will be supportive of the Catholic faith, have exceptional interpersonal skills and have a desire to see all children and their families within the Kāhui Ako receive the support, care and understanding that they need to thrive within our Catholic schools.

These roles will:

  • 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 the school or kura leadership team to influence and encourage them to ensure 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.

Criteria:

Essential knowledge and skills are required for this role and are contained in the role description.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Deputy Principal
maree.stewart@jpc.school.nz
(07) 347 8795 extn 8886

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9zsU

Listed 10:54 AM 01 October 2019
Closes 28 October 2019

John Paul College NZ

School details

John Paul College

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 1151
Website:

School number: 532
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Physical address:
Whitworth Road, Utuhina, Rotorua

Postal Address:
P O Box 5040, Rotorua West, Rotorua, 3044