Kristin School Auckland

Head of inclusive learning

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Certificated teacher

English, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences

Listed 1:26 PM 27 October 2021
Closes 19 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQiv

The opportunity | Te Whiwhinga mahi 

Kristin School is a co-educational, non-denominational, independent school on Auckland’s North Shore. It provides education for over 1800 students from Early Learning to Y13, with dual pathways through NCEA and the International Baccalaureate programme.

We are seeking an experienced educational leader to join our Inclusive Learning department, which provides support for special learning needs and our gifted students. You will lead the Inclusive Learning team to increase engagement for a diverse group of learners through the identification and assessment of learning needs, removal of barriers that otherwise exclusive students. This role provides support, mentoring, coaching, and training for teachers across Y7–13 to enhance their provision in meeting the needs of diverse learners.

Our diverse learners are recognised as those identified as gifted and talented (GATE) as well as those diagnosed with learning needs and needing learning support. As a valued member of our teaching staff, you will be required to participate in the School’s annual camp and co-curricular programmes.

Important Skills | Nga Pūkenga Motuhake 

This requires a NZ registered teacher with:

  • A proven record of experience and success in inclusive education
  • Demonstrated success as a leader to engage staff, students and parents
  • People management experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Post graduate qualifications in the inclusive learning area or wiliness to obtain these
  • A commitment to Kristin’s values; “Progress with vision, integrity and love”.

What we offer | Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou

This newly created role provides an opportunity to truly make a difference as well as a:

  • Highly a competitive salary above the State
  • Higher duties allowance
  • Supportive and welcoming community
  • A commitment to your professional development
  • Small class sizes with highly engaged students
  • Wellbeing benefits like flu vaccinations, massages onsite and a staff gymnasium.
  • If relevant, there is also a staff tuition fee discount available.

How to apply

Please apply online:

Rebecca Isted
(09) 415 5097

Download the position description attached
Head of Inclusive Learning PD October 2021 FINAL

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQiv

Listed 1:26 PM 27 October 2021
Closes 19 November 2021

Kristin School NZ

School details

Kristin School

Type: Composite
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 1684

School number: 29
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Physical address:
360 Albany Highway, Albany, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 300087, Albany, Auckland, 752