Ko Taku Reo – Deaf Education New Zealand Bay of Plenty

Team Lead - Bay of Plenty Central Team

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
Allowances based on the special nature of the school

Listed 9:42 AM 16 September 2021
Closes 5pm 15 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPfX

About us

Ko Taku Reo Deaf Education New Zealand is the nationwide provider of education services for Deaf and Hard of Hearing (DHH) learners.  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 looking for a qualified teacher to join our Outreach School and lead our team in the Bay of Plenty Central area.  We need a teacher with the right skills and attitude who can work with a range of Deaf and Hard of Hearing students by working in a collaborative partnership with families and mainstream schools to support the delivery of the NZ Curriculum with a special focus on language, literacy and culture.

Requirements for this position:

  • Proven best practice in working with mainstream children and/or experience of working with deaf children
  • Relevant Bachelor’s degree or be a qualified teacher of the deaf – or alternative a willingness to undertake supported teacher of the deaf training. Full NZ teacher registration is essential
  • Current, clean drivers' licence
  • 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
  • Experience within Deaf and Hard of Hearing Learning Support settings is preferential but not essential. 

Please apply online at https://kotakureo.schooljobs.nz/Job/Team-Lead-Bay-of-Plenty-Central-Rotorua-Taupo-District-/Bay-of-Plenty/906?internal=1

Only applicants that are legally entitled to work in New Zealand will be considered for this position. 

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Char Hewison
(02) 825 592537

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAPfX

Listed 9:42 AM 16 September 2021
Closes 5pm 15 October 2021

School details

Ko Taku Reo – Deaf Education New Zealand

Type: Special School
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 114

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

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