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Welcome to the Kimi Ora School website

Kimi Ora School is a special needs school that enrols students from the Wellington region. It is a school that caters for a diverse range of students aged from five to twenty one years of age with high and very high complex special needs.  Kimi Ora means “seeking well being in health” or “to be made whole.” Our school offers an holistic approach to education, working with the family we aim to achieve the best for your child. The therapies of speech language therapy, occupational therapy, physiotherapy and music therapy offered on site, on an ongoing basis, add an extra dimension to your child’s education.  Our enrolment and information documentation is available in Te Reo and other languages as required.


Teacher Vacancy:

Kimi Ora Special School has a position for a 0.4 (2 days) part-time teacher to work in our Outreach Team.  Our Service is expanding and there is potential for this position to increase during the year as our roll grows.

Kimi Ora School is a special school for young persons aged 5-21years.  The Specialist Teacher Outreach Service is based at Kimi Ora’s Evans Bay School site. We work with ORS funded children in mainstream schools in the greater Wellington/Hutt Valley region.

We are looking for a scale A teacher to join our team.  Experience in working with special needs children is essential.  There is travel involved.  Mileage allowance is paid.

Applications close Friday 7th April

Please send your application to lisan@kimiora.school.nz

Outreach Service Job Description

Application for Vacancy


Check out our latest ERO Report here:

Kimi Ora School confirmed report 2015


Student Vacancies

Please click ‘About our School’ then ‘Enrolments’ for more information.


100 Walters Street, Naenae, 04 567 5834
Evans Bay:
14 Kemp St, Kilbirnie, 04 387 9301