Wairau Valley Special School Auckland

Scale A teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 11:43 am 28 October 2020
Closes 12pm 20 November 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HADSs

Due to a rapidly growing roll and recent promotions within the school several positions available.

Are you a passionate, adaptable and creative team-player? Do you bring learning to life for your ako? Do you communicate and collaborate with your colleagues and whānau?  We are looking for you to join our team at the beginning of term 1, 2021.

We are  a whānau-like, well-resourced school on Auckland’s North Shore. The school caters for students with special needs aged between 5–21 years of age. It currently operates with 13 base school classes (2 transition), 11 satellite classes and 3 transition classes.

We are wanting enthusiastic team players who are highly competent and reflective. We need classroom teachers who can provide motivating experiences to foster student engagement and promote student agency. We seek someone strong in forming and maintaining effective working relationships with students, whānau and colleagues. A sense of fun is essential! 

Successful applicants need to be able to build positive, safe and caring learning environments that promote wellbeing and welcome a whole learning community that  includes families and whānau, involvement, they need to be prepared to work in any area of our school.

Applications will be accepted from excellent classroom practitioners, preferably with up to date knowledge and understanding of  special education pedagogy and assessment. 

Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions prospective applicants should source information from NZ Immigration and MBIE websites prior to applying.

How to apply

Please email your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Cheryl Frost, Administrator
(09) 444 5552

Vacancy reference #:1HADSs

Listed 11:43 am 28 October 2020
Closes 12pm 20 November 2020

School details

Wairau Valley Special School

Type: Special School
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 192

School number: 1556
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Physical address:
102 Hillside Road, Glenfield, Auckland

Postal Address:
102 Hillside Road, Glenfield, North Shore City, 627