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Tokoroa High School Waikato

SENCO

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
1MU

Listed 11:31 am 20 March 2020
Closes 12 noon 12 April 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6m6

  • To oversee the special education unit teaching a group of up to 15 students, aged 13–21, ORRS funded, very high and high needs plus students identified by the SENCO requiring one-to-one teaching and care
  • To identify the learning needs of a wide range of students across the school
  • To accelerate students' literacy skills, including identifying and teaching ESOL students
  • To coordinate identification of GATE students and arrange experiences that develop their areas of interest
  • Excellent skills to build strong relationships
  • Gifted and talented students
  • Students with learning difficulties. 

Required attributes:

  • Trained and qualified teacher, with current NZ teacher registration. 

Preferred attributes:

  • Special education qualification
  • Special education experience or experience in working with disabled young people
  • Ability to compile and implement Individual Education Plans (IEPs) and modifying mainstream programmes to suit
  • Requires knowledge of identification and development to extend GATE students' areas of interest
  • Organise and coordinate teams to create behaviour plans and monitor utilising RTLB, Ministry and specialists
  • Write SAC applications for students
  • Experience in working with young people including Māori and Pasifika
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to motivate teachers to motivate and enthuse young people to learn
  • Ability and willingness to contribute to the wider life of the school outside the classroom
  • The ability to complete other tasks as included in the job description.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Elsabe Appel, Principal's PA
elsabea@tokoroahigh.school.nz
(07) 886 6109

Download our application form
0323_INFO_Application_for_Employment_Form-v2.pdf

Download our application form
SENCO-Job-describtion-989.pdf

Vacancy reference #:1HA6m6

Listed 11:31 am 20 March 2020
Closes 12 noon 12 April 2020

School details

Tokoroa High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 555
Website:

School number: 158
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Physical address:
Billah Street, Tokoroa

Postal Address:
Private Bag, Tokoroa, 3444