RESOURCE TEACHER OF THE DEAF
    ASSIST, Metropolitan Auckland
    Fixed Term 1.0FTTE

    We are seeking positive and enthusiastic Teachers who are willing to train or hold a Teacher of Deaf qualification, and have previous successful mainstream teaching experience, who are proficient in New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) or willing to learn NZSL. A willingness to itinerate with current drivers licence is essential.
    Please apply in writing enclosing your CV and covering letter to Mrs Sam Dickenson, HR Manager, Kelston Deaf Education Centre, PB 93-008, New Lynn, Auckland 0640. Closing date for applications: 22nd May 2017. A job description is available on request. E-mail applications accepted: sam.dickenson@kdec.school.nz

 


 
    RESOURCE TEACHER OF THE DEAF
    Bay of Plenty
    1.0FTTE Parental Leave Position

    We are seeking positive and enthusiastic Teachers who are willing to train or hold a Teacher of Deaf qualification, and have previous successful mainstream teaching experience, who are proficient in New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) or willing to learn NZSL. A willingness to itinerate with current drivers licence is essential.
    Please apply in writing enclosing your CV and covering letter to Mrs Sam Dickenson, HR Manager, Kelston Deaf Education Centre, PB 93-008, New Lynn, Auckland 0640. Closing date for applications: 22nd May 2017. A job description is available on request. E-mail applications accepted: sam.dickenson@kdec.school.nz

 


 
    LEAD RESOURCE TEACHER OF THE DEAF
    Metropolitan Auckland
    1.0FTTE Parental Leave Position

    We are seeking positive and enthusiastic Teachers who are willing to train or hold a Teacher of Deaf qualification, and have previous successful mainstream teaching experience, who are proficient in New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) or willing to learn NZSL. A willingness to itinerate with current drivers licence is essential.
    For our Lead Teacher position, you must have successful experience in leadership and management in education and a demonstrated knowledge of current teaching practices.
    Please apply in writing enclosing your CV and covering letter to Mrs Sam Dickenson, HR Manager, Kelston Deaf Education Centre, PB 93-008, New Lynn, Auckland 0640. Closing date for applications: 22nd May 2017. A job description is available on request. E-mail applications accepted: sam.dickenson@kdec.school.nz

 


 
    ASSIST Administration Assistant
    Full-time, Fixed Term Position
    Commencement: June to December 2017

    Kelston Deaf Education Centre provides educational programmes and services to Deaf and hard of hearing students throughout the North Island of New Zealand.
    This position will provide assistance and support to our ASSIST (Assessment Involving Specialist Teachers) Regional Co-ordinator and team to provide exceptional administration support to ensure the smooth running of our office systems.
    You will be based at our Anton Centre, Flat Bush Manukau and there will be an expectation to travel on occasions within our KDEC regions so a current drivers licence and access to a vehicle is essential.
    You will provide a wide range of services and support to enable the efficient running of the shared services Regional team. Your duties will include data and file management and someone with a keen eye for data is required as you will be accurately recording data including invoices and payments so the ability to confidently communicate with schools, whanau, external agencies and your colleagues either by phone, e-mail or face to face is essential. You will be a proficient user of Microsoft Suite packages, in particular developing and maintaining data using spreadsheets and you will be able to support our on-going systems using both electronic and physical files. Previous working knowledge of KAMAR is highly desirable.
    You will be able to demonstrate the ability to build professional working relationships supported by your excellent written communication skills. You will need to be flexible and have the ability to prioritise your workload as you will be liaising with staff located across New Zealand. Ideally, you will have knowledge of Deaf culture and be a user of New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) or a willingness to learn NZSL.
    If you are seeking a rewarding and fulfilling role, please apply in writing enclosing your CV by midday Friday 19 May 2017 to Mrs Sam Dickenson, HR Manager. KDEC, Private Bag 93008, New Lynn, Waitakere 0640. A job description is available on request. E-mail applications accepted: sam.dickenson@kdec.school.nz

 


 
    New Zealand Sign Language Tutor
    1.0FTE Full-Time, Permanent Position – Metropolitan Auckland Region
    Commencing Term Three

    We are seeking to appoint a New Zealand Sign Language tutor to teach NZSL to students, parents and whanau. The key focus is to facilitate New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) in the mainstream schools who enrol students receiving KDEC’s Resource Teacher of the Deaf services and whose preferred language of instruction is New Zealand Sign Language.
    The successful applicant will be expected to use their own vehicle so a current driver’s licence is essential and mileage will be reimbursed as outlined in the relevant collective agreement. The position is based on term-time only however there may be occasions where you will be required to work during some of the term breaks with a specific requirement to provide NZSL Classes during this time. This position will be based in the Flat Bush area with access to our Anton Centre.
    Proven experience is required in teaching classes and you will need excellent communication skills as you will be working with whanau, students and teachers. You will need fluency in NZSL and if you have not already completed the Deaf Studies qualification, a willingness to study it at either Victoria University or AUT Sign Language School.
    Please apply in writing enclosing your CV and covering letter to Mrs Sam Dickenson, HR Manager, Kelston Deaf Education Centre, Private Bag 93008, New Lynn, Waitakere, 0640. E-mail applications accpeted: sam.dickenson@kdec.school.nz A job description is available on request. Applications Close midday 22 May 2017.

 


 
    Fixed Term, Teachers of the Deaf Positions x 2
    0.6FTTE Position to be based in our Deaf Provision, Ormiston Junior College
    1.0FTTE Position to be based in our Deaf Provision, Kelston Intermediate School

    We are seeking positive and enthusiastic Teachers who hold a Teacher of Deaf qualification or are willing to train as a Teacher of the Deaf, and have previous successful mainstream teaching experience, who are proficient in New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) or willing to learn NZSL. A focus in particular for the position based at Ormiston Junior College, you will be able to demonstrate in your teaching practice implementation of Ka hikitia. We are open to considering job-share or flexibility on days worked at our Kelston Intermediate School Deaf provision
    Please apply in writing enclosing your CV and a covering letter to Mrs Sam Dickenson, HR Manager, Kelston Deaf Education Centre, Private Bag 93008, New Lynn, Waitakere 0640. E.Mail: sam.dickenson@kdec.school.nz. A Job description is available upon request. Closing date for applications: 22 May 2017.