Mahurangi College Auckland

Learning support head of faculty

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 3:26 PM 30 August 2021
Closes 4pm 24 September 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPL9

We are seeking an experienced, confident and vibrant professional to lead our learning support faculty. The preferred applicant will be experienced in the day to day delivery of learning support programmes and in working across faculties. They will  be prepared to lead the school's inclusive learning support approach and be committed to strengthening our Te Korowai Aroha centre which includes both the Student Learning Centre and Learning Support area of Mahurangi College. The Student Learning Centre takes care of ORS funded students and the Learning Support Hub manages and supports medium learning and behaviour needs within the school. Leading staff is a key area of the role – teachers, learning support co-ordinators and teaching assistants. 

Applicants must have a genuine passion for education and be committed to celebrating the diversity of our school community and in raising educational outcomes for all students.

Our ideal applicant will have some experience of the following:

  • Leadership of challenging environments
  • Special Education teaching (teaching hours vary each year)
  • Empathy and strong advocacy for complex situations
  • Experience working with the MoE and funding applications
  • Experience developing IEPs
  • Understanding of the NCEA system
  • Understanding of inclusive practices in New Zealand schools.

We are a thriving and inclusive Y7–13 school, only 45 minutes north of Auckland surrounded by beautiful beaches and native bush. We believe the Mahurangi district is an amazing place to live and work. Its coastline, countryside and clean air offer professionals and their families an amazing lifestyle. The SH1 motorway extension that opens next year makes Mahurangi a viable commuter destination.

To commence at the start of 2022, or earlier by negotiation. 

We highly recommend a visit to the school to see amazing students as well as just how excellent the quality of education is here at the school.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Tony Giles, Principal
Box 64, Warkworth 0910
(09) 425 8039

Vacancy reference #:1HAPL9

Listed 3:26 PM 30 August 2021
Closes 4pm 24 September 2021

Mahurangi College NZ

School details

Mahurangi College

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 1457

School number: 24
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Physical address:
Woodcocks Road, Warkworth

Postal Address:
P O Box 64, Warkworth, 941