Ferndale Te Ahu Canterbury

Speech language therapist

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

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

Listed 11:42 AM 24 January 2022
Closes 3.00 pm 04 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASWQ

We are looking for a part-time speech language therapist to join our dynamic multidisciplinary therapy team who are committed to providing an outstanding therapy service to our ORS-funded students. This position is for 2 days per week (.0.4 FTTE) and is to start in term 1, 2022 with the start date to be negotiated.

We seek a speech language therapist who is collaborative, knowledgeable about communication, particularly AAC. Experience of paediatric dysphagia, and sensory eating needs would be helpful. 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 communication skills.

Ferndale School is committed to providing opportunities for therapists including; professional learning and development, supervision and flexible working hours. 

The applicant is required to have completed the Bachelor of Speech and Language Pathology or an equivalent qualification and be eligible for membership with NZSTA.

Applicants must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. 

How to apply

Please email for an application pack.

Jocelyn Forward, School Administrator
(03) 355 7595

Vacancy reference #:1HASWQ

Listed 11:42 AM 24 January 2022
Closes 3.00 pm 04 February 2022

Ferndale Te Ahu NZ

School details

Ferndale Te Ahu

Type: Special School
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 128

School number: 3339
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Physical address:
104 Merivale Lane, Merivale, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 36024, Merivale, Christchurch, 8146.0