Newfield Park School Southland

Learning support coordinator

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 10:51 AM 15 November 2019
Closes 4pm 29 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA2bb

The Poutokomanawa Cluster, Ascot Community, Fernworth Primary, Newfield Park Primary and Rimu schools are excited to be able to offer a learning support coordinator position to start in January 2020.

These positions are part of the Ministry of Educations’ Learning Support Delivery Model and will be an exciting new addition of support for children, young people, their families and whānau.

This is a non-teaching role that would be suited to someone with significant experience in working with children and families that have diverse needs. There are a set of skills that are vital for these positions, therefore the person(s) applying need to be able to demonstrate:

  • Flexibility
  • Innovation
  • Sound theory-based practice
  • Systematic data collection and thinking
  • Experienced teaching practice
  • Strong leadership skills
  • The ability to have difficult conversations in a supportive way
  • A sense of humour
  • Be child and family focused
  • Be able to make, maintain, and at times restore, relationships
  • The ability to see the positives in all situations – strengths-based approach
  • Cool, calm and collected – considered in decisions and actions.

How to apply

For the job description and information related to this job please contact Sonya Carey. Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Sonya Carey, Principal
(03) 216 9601

Vacancy reference #:1HA2bb

Listed 10:51 AM 15 November 2019
Closes 4pm 29 November 2019

Newfield Park School NZ

School details

Newfield Park School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 225

School number: 2118
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Physical address:
82 Wilfrid Street, Newfield, Invercargill

Postal Address:
82 Wilfrid Street, Newfield, Invercargill, 9812