James Cook High School

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SENCO (Permanent) – Reference: 1HAQAm

James Cook High School is a diverse and vibrant learning community committed to doing the very best for our students who come from the multicultural diversity of Manurewa and the surrounding area.

Our student roll is predicted to grow to 1600 students in 2022. Our students continue to achieve sustained improvements across a wide range of metrics, including improved learning, engagement and overall achievement.

We are looking for a SENCO to work with a range of students with identified learning needs within our high school, including some ORS students. Communicating actively with families, developing partnerships with external agencies and working with teachers and teacher aides to adapt all areas of the curriculum are some of the key features of the position. 

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, a strong knowledge of diverse learning needs, an ability to work collaboratively, and actively participate in bi-cultural Aotearoa/New Zealand.

If you believe you have the energy and passion for this challenge and are keen to effect change, we welcome your interest in our school and we invite you to apply.

Please send with your CV, a cover letter and a completed Application Form (word version is available on the school’s website) including details of two Referees to Aseel Alasadi at senco.application@jchs.school.nz

For more information about James Cook High School, please see our website www.jchs.school.nz or contact Aseel Alasadi at a.alasadi@jchs.school.nz

Closing Date 9.00 am Friday 22 October 2021

Please download and complete Application forms to be submitted.
JCHS Required Information for Applicants
JCHS Job Description