Haeata Community Campus Canterbury


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

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 9:55 am 31 March 2021
Closes 5pm 13 April 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJT0

Ka maru koe i tōku pūreke, he kahu pītongatonga 

You shall be sheltered by my rain cape

We are seeking a dynamic educator to co-construct and  lead an ako/teaching and learning programme designed to support ākonga/students ranging in age from 5–19, who present with complex behaviours and learning needs.  

This role focuses on kanohi-ki-te kanohi/face-to-face relationships with disengaged ākonga to encourage resilience, communication and learning. The programme has as its key aims:

  • To re-engagement  and reintegration of ākonga who have found the classroom environment alienating to some degree. 
  • To develop a kaupapa that is holistic and incorporates a te ao Māori lens
  • To support educational wellbeing focussed on social and emotional hauora
  • To build skills, understanding and confidence in ākonga and assist them to be lifelong learners.

The successful applicant will:

  • Embody the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • Uphold the values of Haeata Community Campus
  • Cater for the collective education and wellbeing of all Haeata ākonga/students
  • Be confident in: implementing the New Zealand Curriculum with strengths in literacy, mathematics; culturally responsive practice; and the utilisation of highly effective teaching strategies.
  • Be confident in the use of te reo Māori
  • Demonstrate the ability to build strong relationships with ākonga, whānau and kaimahi and use excellent behaviour management skills; posses a relational approach that is strength-based and solutions focused
  • Meaningfully integrate te reo Māori and te ao Māori into programme of learning
  • Engage with Haeata Community Campus’ rich cultural narrative when planning and implementing learning opportunities for ākonga/students.
  • Maintain confidentiality, except where holding such information is likely to be harmful to the ākonga/student welfare, or detrimental to their ongoing learning
  • Work in partnership with ākonga/students, kaiako/teachers, specialists, our hauora/wellbeing team and whānau/families.

Not suitable for a beginning teacher.

Please contact Rebecca Wilson on (022) 646 6479 for further information.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Tennille Reid
(021) 747 454

Vacancy reference #:1HAJT0

Listed 9:55 am 31 March 2021
Closes 5pm 13 April 2021

School details

Haeata Community Campus

Type: Composite
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 585

School number: 704
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Physical address:
240 Breezes Road, Wainoni, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 15071, Aranui, Christchurch, 8643