We are seeking an experienced and fully registered teacher to take on the Learning Support Coordinator role within the network of the Gisborne Tūranganui-a-Kiwa Kāhui Ako. Currently, this LSC role is shared across four schools: St. Mary’s Catholic Primary School (employing school), Wainui Beach School, Ngatapa School and Patutahi School.
This permanent full-time role will:
Support students through building an inclusive school or kura and cluster environment which encourages participation, progress and successful transitions.
Support kaiako/teachers in schools and kura to lift their capability to better meet the needs of learners, and to strengthen their connections with early learning services.
Support parents and whānau to build better relationships of understanding around learning support and establishing points of contact if needed.
Work alongside other LSCs across the cluster and connect with the learning support facilitator and wider agencies eg. Oranga Tamariki, to access services and resources to support learners.
Work with school or kura leadership team to influence and encourage them about ensuring the needs of all students receive the appropriate support to enhance their learning and progress.