Deanwell School Waikato

Learning support coordinator

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Other senior leadership

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

Listed 10:34 AM 12 November 2019
Closes 3pm 25 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA2HU

We are seeking an enthusiastic, caring, inclusive and experienced teacher to fulfil a new role of learning support coordinator at our schools. This is a permanent position with no classroom teaching component. Allowances to be negotiated.

This LSC role will be employed by Deanwell School, but also work at Te Kura Amorangi o Whakawatea. This is a new role which will be developed according to the needs of students across the 2 schools. 

This role 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 or Secondary Teachers’ Collective Agreement or Area School Teachers’ Collective Agreement.

This collaborative and innovative position commences in term 1, 2020.

Unit allocation to be negotiated with the successful candidate.

For more details, refer to these links:

How to apply

Please email/phone to request your application pack:

Gail Howells, Principal's PA
49 Deanwell Ave, Deanwell, Hamilton 3206
(07) 843 7069

Vacancy reference #:1HA2HU

Listed 10:34 AM 12 November 2019
Closes 3pm 25 November 2019

Deanwell School NZ

School details

Deanwell School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 349

School number: 1710
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Physical address:
Deanwell Avenue, Melville, Hamilton

Postal Address:
Deanwell Avenue, Deanwell, Hamilton, 3206