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Ko Taku Reo Northland

Resource teacher of the deaf - Whangarei

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

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
SDA, Other allowances related to the special nature of our school

Listed 10:07 am 12 April 2021
Closes 11.59pm 02 May 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJiF

About us 

Ko Taku Reo Deaf Education New Zealand is the nationwide provider of education services for Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH) learners.

After serving the DHH community for 140 years as separate deaf education centres, we are excited to now be one nationwide school.   We have a focus on growth, learning and collaboration. The learners and their whānau are at the core of everything we do.

The role 

  • We are seeking an engaging, motivated person who has great communication skills as these will be needed in all you do
  • You will be required to travel to mainstream schools to work closely with DHH students and the teams there
  • Engaging within your assigned caseload with related record keeping and liaison with families and whanau to assist with student participation and success in their education and life outcomes.

Requirements for this position:

  • Proven best practice in working with mainstream children and/or experience of working with deaf children
  • Relevant Bachelors degree or be a qualified teacher of the deaf – or alternative a willingness to undertake supported teacher of the deaf training
  • Current, clean drivers' licence and full NZ teacher registration essential
  • Use of own car with mileage reimbursed. Depending on expected weekly mileage a lease car may be provided for your work travel
  • Must reside within easy access to the advertised region and be willing to travel within a designated caseload
  • You will have existing skills, or demonstrate a willingness to develop proficiency, in New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) and listening and spoken language practices for Deaf learners.

 

How to apply

Please apply online from our Careers page where you will register and get prompted to attach cover letter and CV. The Job Description is available on our Careers page.  Please ONLY apply through our vacancy Link

Sally McRae
sally.mcrae@kotakureo.school.nz
(021) 616 009

Job Description
RTD Ko Taku Reo Deaf Education Carried over from previous organisation v3

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAJiF

Listed 10:07 am 12 April 2021
Closes 11.59pm 02 May 2021

School details

Ko Taku Reo

Type: Special School
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 116
Website:

School number: 903
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Physical address:
38 Truro Street, Sumner, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 17715, Sumner, Christchurch, 8840