Sacred Heart School (Waikiwi) 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 3:33 PM 01 May 2020
Closes 5pm 27 May 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA7G0

The special character cluster, Invercargill are excited to be able to offer a learning support coordinator position to start in term 3. 

The position is part of the Ministry of Education's 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 this position, therefore the person applying need to be able to demonstrate:

  • Flexibility
  • Innovation 
  • Sound theory-based practice
  • Systematic data collection and thinking
  • Initiative
  • 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.

A willingness and ability to support the special character of the schools shall be a condition of appointment.

How to apply

For the job description and information related to this job please email:

Peter Forde, Principal
(027) 491 8694

Vacancy reference #:1HA7G0

Listed 3:33 PM 01 May 2020
Closes 5pm 27 May 2020

Sacred Heart School (Waikiwi) NZ

School details

Sacred Heart School (Waikiwi)

Type: Contributing
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 100

School number: 4013
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Physical address:
435 North Road, Waikiwi, Invercargill

Postal Address:
435 North Road, Waikiwi, Invercargill, 9810