Psychologist / Learning Support Advisor

  • Company:
    Education in New Zealand
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:

Registered Educational Psychologists/Learning Support Advisors

Learning Support, Hawke’s Bay/Tairāwhiti

Applications are invited from suitably experienced Registered Educational Psychologists, and Learning Support Advisors (registered teachers) to join our Hawke’s Bay team. There are fixed term fulltime or parttime positions available. Secondments from the education sector or other agencies would also be considered.

The successful applicants will work with children and young people who have complex needs and/or severe and challenging behaviours. The work will involve using a range of relevant assessment and intervention services, and includes establishing effective relationships with parents, families, whanau, educators and others working in the community. 

Skills in applied behaviour analysis, ecological and educational assessment are required, and a demonstrated ability to apply these skills within a contextual framework.

The successful applicants will be able to work effectively across both school and early childhood sectors.

To learn more about Learning Support, the roles we offer, frequently asked questions, and more, click here.

Applicants must have a current driver’s licence as travel will be required.

Applications close Sunday 4 April 2021.