Job Vacancies

Occupational therapists – Two positions

Permanent or fixed term full time and permanent part time (0.6) Occupational Therapist Positions

  • Full time permanent or fixed term based in the Lower Hutt region
  • Permanent part time (0.6) position based at Evans Bay, Wellington

Both positions commencing 30th January 2020

Kimi Ora School is a school for high/very high needs students aged 5-21.  Our base school is situated in Naenae and we have three satellite classes within the Naenae/Taita/Woburn area as well as a satellite unit on the grounds of Evans Bay Intermediate.

We are seeking two enthusiastic, innovative Occupational Therapists with “can do” attitudes who are able to deliver high-quality therapy programmes within a trans-disciplinary team.

Experience is desirable however new graduates are welcome to apply.  We will offer the successful candidates ongoing support and professional development in all aspects of the role.

If that is you, and you are a great team player committed to working collaboratively and contributing fully to school life, we would love to have you working within our transdisciplinary team. You will be an active part of school routines and events as well as working in community settings. Hydrotherapy sessions will also be an integral part of the job.

  • The permanent or fixed term full time position will be based in the Naenae/Taita/Woburn area but will you will need to have the flexibility to work at other sites in the future.
  • The permanent 0.6 position will be based at our Evans Bay Satellite unit but you will also need to have the flexibility to work at other sites in the future.

Experience in working with students with special needs is desirable but not essential. These are salaried positions; with work required during the school holidays for planning and preparation.

We encourage visits by interested applicants between now and the 18th November which can be organised by phoning Anita English, HR Administrator on 04-567-5834.

Email all application forms with your CV to anitae@kimiora.school.nz

Please indicate which position/positions you are applying for.

Closing date for applications is Monday 18th November 2019 at 4pm and we plan on interviewing the week beginning the 25th November 2019.

Occupational Therapist 2019

Application for Vacancy

 

Music Therapist 

Part time (0.5) Fixed Term 30 January 2020 finishing 15th December 2020 

Kimi Ora School is a school for high/very high needs students aged 5-21.

Our base school is situated in Naenae and we have two satellite classes within the Taita/Woburn area as well as a satellite unit on the grounds of Evans Bay Intermediate.

Due to staff leave, we seek an enthusiastic Music Therapist to join our team of Music Therapists for a fixed term. Experience is desirable however new graduates are welcome to apply. We will offer the successful candidate ongoing support and professional development in all aspects of their role.

This role includes assessment, planning and implementation of individual and group programmes for students with diverse and complex communication needs.

You will be responsible for providing a music therapy service which is centered on the learning needs of the student and that reflects their cultural, family and trans-disciplinary needs and goals.

The transdisciplinary nature of the therapy team means working closely with students, whanau/families, Teachers and therapy teams.

The successful applicant will initially work at Kimi Ora’s base site in Naenae and our Lower Hutt satellite units but will need to have the flexibility to work at other sites in the future. Experience in working with students with special needs is desirable but not essential.

We encourage visits by interested applicants, which can be organised by phoning our HR administrator, Anita English, on 04-567-5834.

Applications close 4pm Monday 18th November and we plan to interview the week beginning 25th November 2019.

Music Therapist

Application for Vacancy


 

Permanent Part-time Administration Assistant Term time only

20 hours per week (negotiable) – Monday to Friday, 9 am until 1.00 pm (negotiable) with flexibility to work the occasional day during school holidays as required.

Kimi Ora School is a school for high/very high needs students aged 5-21.  Our base school is situated in Naenae and we have three satellite classes within the Naenae/Taita area as well as a satellite unit on the grounds of Evans Bay Intermediate.

We are seeking a part time term time only Administration Assistant to provide student enrolment, account support and general administrative duties within our team at our base school in Naenae.

The ideal applicant will have accounts experience, effective verbal and written communication skills, excellent customer service skills and be able to provide a professional and quality service to both internal and external customers.

You will also need a good sense of humour, a “can-do” attitude and be flexible with in a changing environment.

Interested applicants are welcome to come and visit Kimi Ora before the 25th November. This can be organised by phoning Anita English, Office Manager on 04-567-5834.

Please email all application forms along with your CV to anitae@kimiora.school.nz

Closing date for applications is Monday 25th November 2019 at 4pm.

Please note: a clear police vet is essential for this position.

 Application for Vacancy

Admin Assistant – NN 2019

 

Teacher Aide Vacancy – Permanent Term time only

We have a permanent Teacher Aide position 27.5 hours – 30 hours, 5 days/week available to start February 2020.

It will be based at Kimi Ora School, Naenae or at one our satellite classes within the Taita/Woburn area.

Kimi Ora School is a school for high/very high needs students aged 5-21.  We are seeking a teacher aide to work within our transdisciplinary team which includes Teachers and Therapists. If this is you, and you are a great team player committed to working collaboratively and contributing fully to school life, we would love to have you working alongside us to provide a vibrant learning environment for our students.

Experience in working with students with very high needs would be highly desirable. You will need to have empathy, enthusiasm, patience and a “can do” attitude. Also as part of the role you will be required to support students in hydrotherapy.

We provide excellent opportunities for professional development in a supportive and welcoming learning environment. You are welcome to come to visit our school before applying and if you have any questions please ring Anita English on ph 5675834.

Please note: A clear police check is essential for this position.

Closing date for applications is 3 pm, Monday 25th November 2019.

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