Facilitators (Restorative Practice)

University of Waikato

  • Waikato

Te Whai Toi Tangata: Institute of Professional Learning

Te Kura Toi Tangata Division of Education

Two (2) Positions

Ko wai mātou? - Who are we?

Te Whai Toi Tangata - Institute of Professional Learning, provides research-informed programmes of professional learning and development to school leaders, tumuaki, kaiako, teacher support and guidance, by facilitating professional learning and development programmes in schools/kura throughout the Ministry of Education regions.

Ngā kōrero mō te tūranga - About the role

We have two (2) positions available. One is full-time and based in Auckland, the other is part-time (22.5 hours a week) and can be based anywhere in New Zealand.

The Facilitator provides training and on-going professional learning and development support for principals /tumuaki, teachers/ kaiako and schools/ kura in PB4L (Positive Behaviour for Learning) Restorative Practice.

Ko wai koe? - Who are you?

To be successful in the role, it is essential to have a relevant qualification, preferably at postgraduate level with a current New Zealand teacher registration and current practicing certificate. You will also have demonstrated understanding and knowledge of restorative practice and success as a professional development facilitator, with school leadership experienceand knowledge of across the board NZC/TMoA/Te Whāriki curriculum implementation to promote successful learning

You must be able to demonstrate in practice your deep understandings of the New Zealand Curriculum (NZC); and historical understandings of schooling in New Zealand, including the role and influence of the Treaty of Waitangi, school policies, resources, and challenges as they relate to system improvement for Māori.

You will enjoy working effectively as an individual and within a team, and be motivated to pursue new learning opportunities. You will have experience with working effectively with Māori, whānau and communities and it would be advantageous to be able to communicate in te reo.

We strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply. We would greatly value seeing applicants from our Māori and Pacific communities.

He aha ngā take me tono mai ai koe? - Why should you apply for this position?

We offer a unique and satisfying work environment with great facilities. We have many benefits for staff including professional development and study opportunities, and generous leave provisions.

Salary will be in the range of $90,309 - $131,462 per year, (pro rata for the part-time position), based on skills, knowledge and experience brought to the position.

For more information about the position please contact Michelle Te Amo, Business Manager, email: michelle.teamo@waikato.ac.nz

The full-time Auckland based position is fixed-term until December 2025. The part-time position is fixed-term until December 2023. Please specify in your application, which position you are applying for.

Please note: The University has a vaccine mandate in place until 30 June 2022 for all staff working on or entering any of its campuses or sites on or before this date must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. If successful and the start date is before 30 June 2022, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination for this role.

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Vacancy Number: 420249

Applications close on Thurssday, 14 July 2022

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