Teacher Aide of the Deaf - Ormiston Primary Provision


  • Be part of student success
  • Partner with the Teaching team
  • Varied role with rewarding outcomes

 

THE ROLE / TE MAHI

We have a permanent Teacher Aide role available based in Auckland at our Ormiston Primary provision.  Teacher Aide roles are school hours – 30 hours per week.  You will work alongside the student/s and teaching team to support the learning and welfare of Deaf/hard of hearing learners. 

YOU WILL / KA MAHI KOE:

  • Support students with learning and class programmes
  • Assist the Teacher with student’s emotional, spiritual, intellectual, and cultural needs
  • Ensure compliance with the values as well as the legislative requirements of the organisation
  • Ensure daily records are maintained and contribute towards planning for the student
  • Assists around behavioural management and uses appropriate approaches to de-escalate issues
  • Work with wider staff across the organisation ensuring the best outcomes for students

YOU WILL HAVE / KEI A KOE:

  • A desire to assist with learning and achievement
  • Knowledge of NZ Education Sector
  • Demonstrated skills in IT
  • Good communication and diplomacy skills
  • Adaptability
  • Affinity with the values of our organisation
  • Respect and positive engagement with all students and colleagues

An affinity or understanding of Deaf Culture and community would be great however we can bring you into this world and help you engage. This will include some skills in NZ Sign Language or willingness to learn this.

WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU? / HEI AHA HE PAI TĒNEI MAHI MĀU?

  • Rewarding work with children watching them grow
  • A focused role with a team approach
  • The opportunity to work for a passionate employer
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • The chance to work in this unique organisation with our learners at the centre
  • Work hours that fit around the school day

HOW TO APPLY / ME PEHEA TE TONO

If you are interested in joining an organisation where you can help make a positive impact, please apply online with a copy of your CV and cover letter telling us why you'd love to work with us!

Only applicants that are legally entitled to work in New Zealand and can make themselves available for an interview will be considered for this position.  We may look to interview prior to closing so please apply early. Applications close 5pm, Wednesday 25 May 2022.

Please note, it is preferred that all school-based teaching and non-teaching staff will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

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Permanent Part-time

Job no: EJAK21586

Location: Auckland

School: Ko Taku Reo

Closing Date: 5pm Wednesday 25 May 2022