Ko Taku Reo – Deaf Education New Zealand Auckland

Teacher - Auckland

Area / composite (Years 1–15), Certificated 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 2:20 PM 17 September 2021
Closes 5pm 11 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPis

Ko Taku Reo is a specialist school for deaf/hard of hearing students. This new organisation came out of a journey to merge Kelston and van Asch Deaf Education Centres. You will be joining a nationwide team and you will share their passion and enthusiasm for delivering high quality education and services to deaf and hard of hearing students and their whānau we support.  

The role 
We are looking for a qualified, fully registered teacher to join our team in Auckland.  Our school has nine provisions (satellite classes) across the city. Our provisions are staffed by teaching teams which include teachers, educational interpreters, teacher aides of the deaf with access to other specialists when required. Our class sizes are small, ranging from 2–7 students per class group. We need a teacher with the right skills and attitude who can work with a range of deaf and hard of hearing students in varying learning contexts.   

Applications will be considered from teachers with recent successful teaching experience including the skills required to differentiate and scaffold learning. Knowledge and understanding of the core business of lifting student achievement and wellbeing is essential. We will support you to develop an awareness of Deaf Culture and communityProficiency in New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) or a willingness to learn NZSL is essential.

How to apply 
Please apply at https://kotakureo.schooljobs.nz/Job/Teacher-Auckland/Auckland/917?internal=1.  

The job description is available on our Careers page. 

Only applicants that are legally entitled to work in New Zealand and can make themselves available for an interview will be considered for this position.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Char Hewison
(028) 255 92537

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAPis

Listed 2:20 PM 17 September 2021
Closes 5pm 11 October 2021

Ko Taku Reo – Deaf Education New Zealand NZ

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