Taupo-nui-a-Tia College Waikato

Learning support coordinator

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 9:24 AM 21 June 2021
Closes 4pm 30 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAM9F

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of our progressive, collaborative and vibrant Taupo Kāhui Ako. 

Taupo Kāhui Ako is seeking a full-time learning support coordinator to work collegially within our region. The start date can be negotiated. The successful candidate will be an experienced teacher who is passionate about making a difference for students. The position will be based at Taupo-nui-a-Tia College  but will also coordinate across the wider region.

 The successful applicant will be able to:

  •  Have an innovative growth mindset who is able to listen and respond to learning needs across sectors and worksites and have an awareness of transition challenges. You will also collaborate closely with other learning support coordinators, teachers, and in-school learning support teams to lift levels of support for at-risk learners.
  • Demonstrated successful experience in working with and including children and young people with learning support needs in the classroom 
  • A sound knowledge, commitment to, and understanding of the learning support system and the Learning Support Action Plan priorities across our ECE, Primary and Secondary schools
  • Understanding of te ao Māori
  • A current teaching practising certificate and relevant teaching qualification 
  • Met professional standards relevant to their current position.
  • The ability to work as part of a team is essential.

Please note this role will have you employed by the School Board of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College and based with two or three other Learning Support Coordinators from within the Taupō Kāhui Ako.

An application form and job description can be obtained by emailing karlak@tauharaprimary.school.nz

Interview dates to be determined. All applicants will be notified.


How to apply

Send your application form along with your CV and covering letter to: Taupo Kahui Ako at:

Karla Kirikau
(07) 378 7755

Vacancy reference #:1HAM9F

Listed 9:24 AM 21 June 2021
Closes 4pm 30 July 2021

Taupo-nui-a-Tia College NZ

School details

Taupo-nui-a-Tia College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 1000

School number: 167
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Physical address:
122 Spa Road, Taupo

Postal Address:
P O Box 549, Taupo, 3351