Miramar Central School Wellington

Special education team leader and 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

Listed 10:41 AM 03 March 2021
Closes 5pm 22 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHVu

Special education team leader and teacher (permanent position) 

1PU and special duties allowance.

Commences Monday 3 May 2021 (term 2).

We are seeking an experienced, enthusiastic special education teacher and leader who is collaborative, has a growth mindset, is committed to inclusive education and passionate about child-centred learning. 

This is an opportunity to lead a highly motivated, enthusiastic and supportive teaching team with a positive school culture where tamariki are empowered. 

We are looking for a special education leader and teacher who: 

  • Has experience, strengths and skills working with autistic tamariki
  • Enjoys being challenged, is a team player and brings energy to their position
  • Is able to lead a great team of experienced teacher aides
  • Has a sound pedagogical knowledge and is culturally responsive
  • Thrives in a collaborative, inclusive, creative and fun environment
  • Recognises that a multicultural community is a gift
  • Will promote learner agency, integrated inquiry and is innovative
  • Be familiar with the FUEL and LAUNCH curriculum and leading IEP’s
  • Has sound behaviour management skills and the ability to create IBP’s
  • Forms positive working relationships with all staff and whanau 

If you are passionate about meeting the needs of our 8 ORS tamariki, supported by 6 teacher aides, and are able to provide engaging learning experiences, we look forward to hearing from you. Please state your strengths, special education experience, and areas of interest in your covering letter. The position may also work as a job share opportunity.

School visits are encouraged. 

Interview date: to be advised

Thank you for your interest in this great opportunity and position.

How to apply

Please go to our school website, under the vacancies tab and submit:  a cover letter, current CV, and the application for employment form to:

Ed Trotter, Principal
(04) 939 0684

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAHVu

Listed 10:41 AM 03 March 2021
Closes 5pm 22 March 2021

Miramar Central School NZ

School details

Miramar Central School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 224

School number: 2915
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Physical address:
Park Road, Miramar, Wellington

Postal Address:
P O Box 15048, Miramar, Wellington, 6243