Early Intervention Teacher | Hamilton
|Position Type:||Full Time|
|Attachments:|| JD EIT 2018.pdf (PDF, 221KB)
|Application Close Date:||29-Mar-2019|
Do you want to make a positive difference to the lives of our youngest tamariki and their family and whānau?
The Ministry of Education provides learning support services to pre-school and school-age children through our Early Intervention and Behaviour Services. We are now recruiting an Early Intervention Teacher to support this work.
The position is based in the Hamilton office but will involve work in the Hauraki, Thames and Coromandel areas.
You will work as part of a multidisciplinary collaborative team providing ecological assessment, intervention, coaching, training and reporting services. You will advise and support early childhood services to promote inclusive practices for children and whānau.
To be successful you will need:
- A post graduate diploma in early intervention or at least five years of experience working as a qualified early childhood teacher
- Strong teaming skills and the competency to establish effective relationships with whānau, parents, families, educators and key providers working within the community
- An awareness of and sensitivity to cultural and ethnic diversity, a strong commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi, the Ministry's priorities and the Māori education strategy, Ka Hikitia. A knowledge of te reo me ngā tikanga and previous successful engagement with Māori is highly desirable
- Current teacher registration
- A current driver licence
If you want to join us in making a real contribution to improving outcomes for New Zealand children, family and whānau, please apply now by clicking on the ‘Apply Online' button below.
You can view the Job description above or for further information contact Rochelle McKenzie on 07 850 8896.
Applications close - Midnight Friday 29 March 2019.