Job Vacancies

Special Education Team Leader and Teacher permanent position 

1PU & Special Duties Allowance. Commences Monday 3 May 2021

We are seeking an experienced, enthusiastic special education teacher and leader who is collaborative, has a growth mindset,
is committed to inclusive education and passionate about child-centred learning. 

This is an opportunity to lead a highly motivated, enthusiastic and supportive teaching team with a
positive school culture where tamariki are empowered. 

We are looking for a Special Education Leader and Teacher who: 

  • Has experience, strengths and skills working with autistic tamariki

  • Enjoys being challenged, is a team player and brings energy to their position

  • Is able to lead a great team of experienced Teacher Aides

  • Has a sound pedagogical knowledge and is culturally responsive

  • Thrives in a collaborative, inclusive, creative and fun environment

  • Recognises that a multicultural community is a gift

  • Will promote learner agency, integrated inquiry and is innovative

  • Be familiar with the FUEL and LAUNCH curriculum and leading IEP’s

  • Has sound behaviour management skills and the ability to create IBP’s

  • Forms positive working relationships with all staff and whanau 

If you are passionate about meeting the needs of our 8 ORS tamariki, supported by 6 teacher aides, and are able to provide engaging learning experiences, we look forward to hearing from you.
Please state your strengths, special education experience, and areas of interest in your covering letter.
The position may also work as a job share opportunity.

Applications close: Friday 16 April 2021, 5pm. School visits are encouraged. Position commences: Term 2, Monday 3 May 2021. 

Interview date: to be advised

Please go to our school website, under the vacancies tab and submit:  a cover letter, current CV, and the Application for Employment form to the 

Principal, Ed Trotter at principalmcs@miramarcentral.school.nz or 
PO Box 15 048 Miramar, Wellington. Ph (04)9390684. 

Thank you for your interest in this great opportunity and position.




Thursday 4 February 2021 

Dear Applicant, 

Scale A Fixed Term: Term 2 2021 to Term 1 (End of) 2022 

Maternity Leave Cover Year 1/2 Class 

Thank you for expressing an interest in the fixed term Maternity Leave position for an experienced Scale A Yr 1/2 teacher at our school. This is an exciting opportunity that will be both challenging and rewarding. We are a contributing primary school of years 1 – 6, (Decile 5) with a roll of 221 students. 

The successful applicant will be a key member of the Teina team (Yr 0 – 3) and help achieve our ultimate goal to ‘Empowering our Children’. 

Please find included on the website : 

● Introductory letter from Principal 

● A copy of the Advertisement including timelines 

● Scale A Teacher role 

● Application for Employment 

Applications close on Friday 12 March 2021 at 5pm. 

We look forward to receiving your application which should include: 

● A covering letter 

● CV including 3 referees

● Completed Application for Employment form

Please send your application to principalmcs@miramarcentral.school.nz 

We thank you for your interest in applying for this position at our school and we look forward to receiving your application. School visits are highly recommended. Please make contact with me to arrange a 30 minute tour of the school principalmcs@miramarcentral.school.nz 

Ngā mihi nui, 

Ed Trotter 

Miramar Central School 

Principal

2021 Scale A Fixed Term Maternity Cover Position.pdf

2021 Scale A Fixed Term Teacher Job Description.pdf

2021 Scale A Fixed Term Teacher Application for Employment Form.pdf