Awatapu College Manawatu/Whanganui

Occupational therapist

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

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

Listed 3:57 PM 11 January 2022
Closes midday 28 January 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASKc

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Awatapu College to be part of a multidisciplinary team, committed to providing quality educational and therapy outcomes for our ORS funded students.

This position is for 3 days per week (0.6 FTE)

We are looking for a qualified occupational therapist who has an interest in working with learners with complex physical, sensory and behavioural needs. The successful applicant would be part of a team that is focused on working alongside students, teaching teams and whānau to enable students to develop effective academic, functional and life skills.

We provide education for students aged 12–21 years with intellectual and associated challenges, based on site at Awatapu College, as well as in community and workplace settings.

Registration with the NZ Occupational Therapy Board, a current practicing certificate and full drivers licence is essential. Kaiārahi I te reo, Therapists, ATSSD and Special Education Assistants Collective Agreement applies to this position and salary is commensurate with qualification and experience.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and cover letter to:

Sonja Reid, Head of Special Needs
(06) 356 4817

Vacancy reference #:1HASKc

Listed 3:57 PM 11 January 2022
Closes midday 28 January 2022

Awatapu College NZ

School details

Awatapu College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 894

School number: 198
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Physical address:
434 Botanical Road, West End, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
434 Botanical Road, West End, Palmerston North, 4412.0