PB4L School Wide Practitioner

Ministry of Education

  • Permanent
  • Wellington

Positive Behaviour for Learning School Wide Practitioners

Psychologist 1.0 FTE permanent

Psychologist/Special Education Adviser (SEA)/Teacher 0.2 FTE x 2 fixed-term/secondment

Full-time, permanent and part-time, fixed-term/secondment positions available

We currently have the above Positive Behaviour for Learning School Wide (PB4L SW) positions available in our Wellington Region.

The Ministry of Education is committed to inclusive practice and all our PB4L initiatives aim to encourage pro-social behaviour that leads to improved learner engagement and achievement. We work alongside families, early childhood educators, schools, and other agencies in order to make a positive difference for children and young people.

PB4L School Wide [hyperlink] is a whole school approach to improving learner behaviour and achievement. School Wide Practitioners provide training and ongoing coaching to School-Wide teams set up within the school. They work with these school teams to implement consistent and sustainable behaviour support systems that promote quality teaching and learning. We are seeking a qualified and experienced specialist to join our school wide team in the Wellington Region. The successful applicant will be required to be based in the Wellington area.

Our ideal candidate for the full-time, permanent position will have undertaken post-graduate studies in behaviour management and be a psychologist. Candidates for the part-time positions can be psychologists, SEAs, or teachers. All candidates should have proven competence in adult learning, working with teachers in schools to reduce challenging student behaviours; be confident presenters and facilitators with groups of educators and demonstrate strong relationship management and influencing skills.

Please note that this role is affected by the COVID-19 Public Health (Vaccinations) Order.

In order for a successful applicant/s to be offered this role, they will need to comply with the requirement to be vaccinated and agree to provide information and evidence regarding their vaccination status.

If this opportunity interests you, apply now using the 'Apply Online' button.

Please review the position description by copy and pasting this link into your browser: https://expressonline.haineslink.co.nz/pdfs/709637_JobDesc.pdf

For further information please contact Ansie Nortje, 04 439 4654

As part of your application please provide at least two referees.

Applications close on Monday, 31 January 2022.

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