Tararua College Manawatu/Whanganui

Special education needs coordinator (SENCO)

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 11:38 am 01 June 2021
Closes 4pm 11 June 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HALLc

Applications are invited for the full-time, permanent position of a special educational needs coordinator (SENCO). Commencing as soon as possible.  Hard to staff payment, 1PMU.

This is an opportunity for a future focused and responsive leader to work with an experienced department consisting of a teacher of learning support and eight teacher aides.

We are looking for an experienced SENCO to work with a range of children with identified learning needs within our school, including some ORS students. Communicating actively with families, developing partnerships with external agencies and working with teachers to adapt all areas of the curriculum are some of the key features of the position.

The successful candidate will need to have excellent communication skills and a strong knowledge of diverse learning needs as well as an ability to work collaboratively.

The successful candidate will need to actively participate in bi-cultural New Zealand and be highly relational in their practices.

How to apply

Please send your CV, a covering letter and the completed job application form to:

Michelle Rankin, Principal's PA
13 Churchill Street, Pahiatua 4910
(06) 376 8344 extn 601

Download our application form
SENCO Job Application June 2021 v2

Download our Job Description
SENCO Job Description v6

Vacancy reference #:1HALLc

Listed 11:38 am 01 June 2021
Closes 4pm 11 June 2021

School details

Tararua College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 401

School number: 235
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Physical address:
Churchill Street, Pahiatua

Postal Address:
P O Box 94, Pahiatua, 4941