Waitakere College Auckland

Speech language therapist

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 8:58 am 22 May 2020
Closes 12 noon 19 June 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA7hm

Inclusion Support Centre, Waitakere College

We are an ORS fund holder school. Our centre has 48 ORS funded students. We are a family friendly, highly professional and passionate team.

About the role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a speech language therapist to join our multi-disciplinary team, undertaking assessments and intervention planning in a school setting for students aged between 12 to 21 years. Paediatric and neurological experience is an advantage, as is experience working with AAC. CAT level one would be highly desirable.

The position offered is a 0.4 FTTE role and is a fixed-term contract commencing at the beginning of term 3, 20 July for 18 months. You will work with the support of an experienced SLT. We are flexible about how these hours are spread over a week. Therapists enjoy the flexibility that working in a school offers. 

 Qualifications and experience 

  • Member of NZSTA
  • Eligible to work in New Zealand
  • Experience working with teenagers and their whānau
  • New graduates considered.

 Our ideal candidate will: 

  • Be an enthusiastic and positive team member
  • Be flexible and innovative
  • Be a highly organised professional
  • Have excellent verbal, communication and report writing skills
  • Be able to work autonomously and collaboratively
  • Have the skills and ability to effectively develop relationships with young people, whānau and professionals.

How to apply

If this sounds like you, please call Rosie for a discussion or email your full CV to:

Rosie Garner, HOD ISC
(09) 836 7890

Vacancy reference #:1HA7hm

Listed 8:58 am 22 May 2020
Closes 12 noon 19 June 2020

School details

Waitakere College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 1340

School number: 44
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Physical address:
42 Rathgar Road, Henderson, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 21144, Henderson, Waitakere, 0650