Teacher Aides

Part time term time only and day to day on call relievers

We are looking for reliable, energetic people who love working with children and young people with special needs to support their learning programmes. Our students are aged 5 to 21 years and our school is spread across West Auckland with a base school and satellite classes in 13 mainstream schools.

We have a number of positions available, between 15 and 25 hours per week term time only, and on call, day to day relieving positions. You need to be passionate about this work, able to work well as part of a team, and able to learn and apply specialised teaching approaches. Relievers must have a valid driver's licence.

These positions are vacant now and need to be filled as soon as possible.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Closing date for applications is Friday 20 March 2020.

Speech Language Therapist

Permanent Full time

This is a permanent full time position for an experienced Speech Language Therapist to begin in the second term of 2020 . This role involves a varied caseload, working collaboratively with teachers, whanau, therapists and teacher aides to enhance the learning outcomes for our students.

Arohanui School is a large progressive special school based in West Auckland. We cater for students aged 5 to 21 years with intellectual and associated disabilities. Our students are educated in a range of settings including a base school, satellite classes and our community-based centre for post 18 year olds. We offer a friendly, professional work environment and opportunities for professional growth.

The ideal applicant will have:

· Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to relate well to learners with disabilities and their families and whanau

· The ability to consult and set priorities while considering the needs of all stakeholders

· The capacity to work within classrooms to establish effective practice and to meet both group and individual goals

· The ability to work within a transdisciplinary team

School visits are welcomed and for more information phone Shaki Padayatchi on 09 838 6696. To apply please send a covering letter and your CV with contact details of two referees to or post to The Principal, Arohanui Special School, Tirimoana Road, Te Atatu South, Auckland 0602.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Closing date for applications is Friday 27 March 2020.