Whitiora School Waikato

Learning support coordinator – Whitiora and Horotiu

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 9:36 AM 20 February 2020
Closes 1.30pm 09 March 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA5eZ

Whitiora and Horotiu principals are seeking applicants for a learning support coordinator (LSC). The LSC role is a non-teaching, full-time role, working with students, teachers, whānau and agencies to support the learning of our students.

Additional information on the web outlines the specific details of this exciting new position:

LSC Role Description (pdf) 

LSC Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)                                         

Learning Support Action Plan

To be considered for the position, applicants will be registered teachers and have:

  • Proven ability to build confidence, trust and collaborative relationships with whānau
  • Demonstrated successful experience in working with and including children and young people with learning support needs in the classroom
  • A sound knowledge, commitment to, and understanding of the learning support system and the MOE learning support action plan priorities
  • The ability to engage at a school or kura and cluster leadership level
  • Influencing skills at a working level within a school or kura and the wider cluster
  • Understanding of te ao Māori
  • Work alongside other LSCs across the kāhui ako and connect with wider agencies, e.g. Oranga Tamariki, RTLB, etc, to access services and resources to support learners
  • A current teaching practising certificate and relevant teaching qualification
  • Met professional standards relevant to their current position.
  • The position begins term 2 or by negotiation.

How to apply

Application forms and CV to be emailed to:

Paul Cooper, Principal
(07) 839 5579

Download our application form
LSC Application Form 2020

Vacancy reference #:1HA5eZ

Listed 9:36 AM 20 February 2020
Closes 1.30pm 09 March 2020

Whitiora School NZ

School details

Whitiora School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 209

School number: 2091
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Physical address:
38 Willoughby Street, Whitiora, Hamilton

Postal Address:
38 Willoughby Street, Whitiora, Hamilton, 3200