Gate Pa School Bay of Plenty

Leader of learning support

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Certificated teacher

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

Listed 11:55 AM 30 September 2021
Closes 3pm 25 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQ79

We are seeking a New Zealand registered teacher to lead learning support at Gate Pā School. The successful applicant will have a proven record as a quality classroom practitioner. They will have the ability to engage effectively with staff, students, whānau and various agencies to identify and meet the needs of learners, to enable them to access services they need to progress, in ways that recognise their identity, language and culture.  

 This role will involve:

  • Ongoing collaboration with senior staff including alignment of tasks to school-wide strategic goals 
  • Refining/developing school-wide systems to identify and support students with additional needs 
  • Supporting teachers to accelerate student progress (tier 1)
  • Coaching and mentoring of learning assistants (tier 2)
  • Overviewing, facilitating and initiating tier 2 programmes 
  • Data collection and monitoring of the progress of identified students
  • Working collaboratively to identify and apply for individualised support (tier 3).

This is a fixed-term position attracting 1 fixed-term unit for the 2022 school year. Terms and conditions negotiable, this includes whether the position is 0.8 or full-time.


How to apply

Please send your CV and covering letter to:

Rochelle Jensen, Principal
(021) 552 964

Vacancy reference #:1HAQ79

Listed 11:55 AM 30 September 2021
Closes 3pm 25 October 2021

Gate Pa School NZ

School details

Gate Pa School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 333

School number: 1992
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Physical address:
900 Cameron Road South, Gate Pa, Tauranga

Postal Address:
900 Cameron Road, Gate Pa, Tauranga, 3112