Blind and Low Vision Education Network NZ Auckland


Area / composite (Years 1–15), Resource teacher

Te reo Māori, The arts

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 4:08 pm 27 November 2020
Closes 5pm 10 December 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HAF3x

BLENNZ Homai School is looking for a dynamic and innovative teacher with current teacher registration and up-to-date knowledge of the NZ Curriculum, with particular strengths in music, the arts and/or te reo are desirable. This teacher will support the education of ākonga who are blind, deaf blind or have low vision and who may also have additional needs. The successful applicant may work across all areas of the school/satellites. Internal and external opportunities for training in the education of learners who are blind, deaf blind, low vision and/or additional needs will be provided. 

The successful applicant will have good interpersonal skills, be a competent user of technology and demonstrate an ability to develop excellent working relationships with parents, family/whānau and educators. Working successfully as part of a team is a key component of this position. Experience in vision education is desirable. Teachers without this experience who have an interest in this field are welcome to apply.

How to apply

Please email a letter of application and CV, from whom a job description is also available, to:

Jane Thistlethwaite, BLENNZ
2 McVilly Road, Manurewa, Auckland
(09) 266 7109

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAF3x

Listed 4:08 pm 27 November 2020
Closes 5pm 10 December 2020

School details

Blind and Low Vision Education Network NZ

Type: Special School
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 45

School number: 4156
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Physical address:
2 McVilly Rd, Manurewa, Auckland

Postal Address:
Private Bag 801, Manurewa, Manukau, 2243