Garin College Tasman/Nelson

Special education ORS teacher

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

Listed 9:41 am 12 November 2020
Closes 9am 30 November 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HAEEs

Special education ORS teacher 0.7125 FTTE.

(0.3 permanent part-time position commencing 2021, in addition 0.4125 FTTE fixed-term component makes this position a total of 0.7125 FTTE plus one fixed-term MU for 2021. (The fixed-term component is dependant on student need and resourcing.)

Primary or secondary trained teachers are welcome to apply.

Our college, Catholic co-educational college, is led strongly by our values, guiding how we work together as a school community. Our student motivation and achievement is strong, through the hard work and dedication of a passionate, caring and professional staff.  

We seek a specialist ORS teacher who is passionate and with current experience in ensuring equity and access for all students, to work within our student services team alongside our SENCO and teacher aides.  

Key responsibilities will be leading the development, implementation and teaching of collaborative learning plans for our students who have ORS, and to ensure learning, well being, and inclusion for our ORS students as integrated students in all school activities. The position includes 1:1 work with ORS students, in class support of ORS students and 4 periods per week teaching a small supported learning class. 

The successful applicant will have the qualities to establish ongoing and effective communication and relationship building strengths with students, whānau, outside support agencies and those within the school community, staff and peers. We seek an applicant who can share expertise of working with diverse learners in the field of inclusive education, with the ability to provide examples of the provision of quality programme planning and delivery.

The work to be undertaken is covered by the STCA, a copy of which is available at

Position commencing term 1, 28 January 2021. The successful applicant will be a NZ registered teacher.

How to apply

Please email for a job description and application pack. Please forward applications and CV to the Principal also via this HR email.

John Maguire, Principal
(03) 543 9488

Vacancy reference #:1HAEEs

Listed 9:41 am 12 November 2020
Closes 9am 30 November 2020

School details

Garin College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 516

School number: 6975
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Physical address:
35 Champion Road, Richmond, Nelson

Postal Address:
35 Champion Road, Richmond, Nelson, 7020