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Auckland Central unit

Part time fixed term contract position for remainder of 2020

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As roll escalates, applicants must be willing to increase hours as required.

Experience working with senior students, an understanding of NCEA and strong curriculum knowledge, including sciences and Te Reo will be an advantage.

Our highly motivated teachers are innovative, skilled communicators who deliver education in homes, hospitals and unit classrooms for years 1-13 students missing school for health reasons.

Teachers work with students across all year levels and subjects, in accordance with the health and education needs of the student.

Commitment to e-learning and knowledge of Office 365 and Google suite tools an advantage.

Applicants must be NZ fully registered teachers.

Full driving licence and own vehicle essential (reimbursed as per collective).

Close date 4pm Friday 10 July 2020.

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Auckland Central unit

The Auckland region is serviced by several NHS units and includes Starship and KidzFirst hospitals.

Auckland Central unit is located within University of Otago House, Level 6, 385 Queen Street, Auckland City. Teachers cover the central and western suburbs plus the eastern suburbs to Sylvia Park.

NHS teachers work with school age students who meet Northern Health School admission criteria. Education programmes are planned in association with staff of the student’s regular school and may include Te Aho O Te Kura Pounamu (Correspondence School) subjects. An ILP (Individual Learning Plan) is developed for each student in association with their school of enrolment, parents and any others who may be involved in their wellbeing.

NHS teachers visit students in their homes and, depending on their health needs, students may attend NHS student support centre or their school of enrolment on a part time basis. When the time is appropriate, the NHS teacher will help transition student back to school on a full time basis.

When visiting students in the community, teachers have the use of a NHS vehicle; however should a vehicle be unavailable, teachers will be expected to use their own vehicle and be reimbursed according to the teacher’s collective agreement.

ICT is an integral part of Northern Health School’s administration, programme development and student record activities. Teachers in all of our units must be prepared to use ICT extensively in the course of their work.

Teachers are responsible to unit associate principal and supported by a teacher aide/office administrator

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