Tauhara School Waikato

Learning support coordinator – Taupo Kahui Ako

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 5:20 PM 30 September 2021
Closes 4pm 22 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQ8e

Taupo Kahui Ako is seeking a fulltime learning support coordinator to work collegially within our region. This position will commence 28 January 2022. The successful candidate will be an experienced teacher who is passionate about making a difference for students. The position will be based at Waipahihi-a-Tia but will also coordinate across the wider region.

The successful applicant will be able to:

  • Have an innovative growth mindset who is able to listen and respond to learning needs across sectors and worksites and have an awareness of transition challenges. You will also collaborate closely with other learning support coordinators, teachers, and in-school learning support teams to lift levels of support for at-risk learners.
  • Demonstrated successful experience in working with and including children and young people with learning support needs in the classroom.
  • A sound knowledge, commitment to, and understanding of the learning support system and the Learning Support Action Plan priorities across our ECE, Primary and Secondary schools.
  • Understanding of Te Ao Māori.
  • A current teaching practising certificate and relevant teaching qualification.
  • Met professional standard relevant to their current position.
  • The ability to work as part of a team is essential.

Please note this role will have you employed by the School Board of Waipahihi-a-Tia and based with two other learning support coordinators from within the Taupo Kahui Ako.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Karla Kirikau, Kahui Ako Administrator
(027) 547 4528

Download our application form
LSC Application Form v18

Download our Role description
LSC Role description v5

Vacancy reference #:1HAQ8e

Listed 5:20 PM 30 September 2021
Closes 4pm 22 October 2021

Tauhara School NZ

School details

Tauhara School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 236

School number: 1984
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Physical address:
90 Crown Road, Tauhara, Taupo

Postal Address:
90 Crown Road, Tauhara, Taupo, 3330