Mahurangi College offers many opportunities to members of staff both professionally and personally. Not only do you have the chance to live in a beautiful area you also become part of a collegial and friendly team of teachers and staff members that go out of their way to make you feel welcome.


Would you like to be part of Our Place?


We are seeking a Teaching Assistant to support students from year 7 to year 13 who have high and very high needs. This position is a full-time, fixed term position, Monday to Friday, during term times until the end of Term 4, 2022.


We are looking for someone who has:

  • Patience and tolerance when working with students who have high and very high needs.

  • Ability to de-escalate challenging behaviour’s and situations.

  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a busy team as well as be able to work autonomously and use initiative.

  • Competent literacy and numeracy skills.

  • Basic IT skills, eg, how to use an iPad.

  • Experience or willingness to learn how to administer personal cares to some students.


Please submit expression of interest in a cover letter and an up-to-date curriculum vitae to: - by Friday, 27 May 2022 @ 4pm.