Arahunga School Manawatu/Whanganui

Team leader - specialist teacher

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Syndicate leader

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
2MU + SDA + MU2

Listed 11:40 AM 30 March 2020
Closes 5pm 14 April 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6tG

Leading the specialist teachers of ORS funded students across our Whanganui Region. 

This is an exciting opportunity for an effective special education/learning support teacher who is approachable and builds positive relationships. We are seeking a qualified, experienced educator to lead, mentor and support a team of specialist teachers and meet the needs of our diverse learners.

This is a leadership position which requires a person with initiative and strong organisational skills. This person will make decisions for the good of the organisation as a whole in line with the school vision and collaborate with the Regional Management Team. A willingness to collaborate with therapists and other other support agencies is essential. 

The following experience will be an advantage:

  • Curriculum development 
  • Behaviour management 
  • Adapting learning programmes, resources and environment
  • Understanding of student health needs and implementing care plans
  • Conducting and tracking Individual Education Plans (IEP).

If you would like more information about the school and/or this position please contact the office for an information pack. 

Applications should include a covering letter, CV and the names of at least two professional referees to arahungaoffice@welearn.school.nz

Start date will be negotiated with the successful applicant. 

 

 

How to apply

Applications should include a covering letter, CV and the names of at least 2 professional referees to:

Jenna-marie Hoyle,office administrator
arahungaoffice@welearn.school.nz
(06) 348 7139

Vacancy reference #:1HA6tG

Listed 11:40 AM 30 March 2020
Closes 5pm 14 April 2020

Arahunga School NZ

School details

Arahunga School

Type: Special School
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 44
Website:

School number: 2334
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Physical address:
1 Poynter Place, Gonville, Whanganui

Postal Address:
1 Poynter Place, Gonville, Whanganui, 4501