St Peter's School (Cambridge) Waikato

Assistant head of department – enhanced learning

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Middle leadership

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

Listed 12:31 PM 21 June 2021
Closes 5pm 30 June 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAMBu

This is an exciting opportunity for a passionate and committed teacher to work as a key part of our Enhanced Learning team, ensuring excellence in the provision of Learning Support for students. 

The position will involve supporting the HoD enhanced learning to develop, implement, and review effective procedures and approaches for the identification and ongoing support of students with additional learning talents and/or needs.

 You will assist the HoD to:

  • Coordinate learning assistants to support students and teachers across the curriculum.
  • Support teachers to adapt curriculum as needed, and implement effective inclusive teaching and learning approaches.
  • Carry out assessments, and make applications to NZQA for Special Assessment Conditions, and work collaboratively to ensure the effective provision of these across internal and external assessments.
  • Develop, implement, and review Personalised Learning Plans for students as needed
  • Ensure effective, regular communication with families, staff, and students
  • Maintain the learning support register and ensure accurate information is available to teachers
  • Maintain a positive team culture, focused on continuous improvement.

Expertise, or an interest in Gifted and Talented Education (GATE) would be an advantage. 

At St Peter’s we have an exceptional work environment in beautifully landscaped grounds. We offer excellent employment benefits including access to our gym and pool facilities, staff lunches, excellent employer contribution to KiwiSaver and a culture which values excellence. You will work in a collaborative team who are committed to making a difference in the lives of young people

Position to commence Monday 26 July.

How to apply

Please apply online by clicking on the vacancy link and attaching your CV and cover letter

Human resources
(07) 827 9899

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAMBu

Listed 12:31 PM 21 June 2021
Closes 5pm 30 June 2021

St Peter's School (Cambridge) NZ

School details

St Peter's School (Cambridge)

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 1211

School number: 141
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Physical address:
1716 Cambridge Road, Cambridge

Postal Address:
Private Bag 884, Cambridge, 3450