We are seeking a Samoan language Teaching Assistant to support our Pasifika Studies Programme students for 6 hours per week (fixed-term, term time only) for the 2018 school year.

Main duties will involve:

  1. Samoan language support for students Riccarton High School’s Pasifika Studies programme (4 hours per week).
  2. Assisting with the planning and assessment of Samoan language Achievement Standards with the support of a registered teacher.
  3. To assist in supporting Pasifika students outside timetabled hours, which may include attending specific Pasifika events or supporting our Homework Club (2 hours per week).

Preferred skills, qualifications and other specifications:

  1. A completed tertiary qualification or partial completion thereof.
  2. An excellent knowledge of written and spoken Samoan and English language and literacy.
  3. Punctual, honest, reliable and respectful of confidential information.
  4. Values working as a team to support Pasifika young people.

Applications close Monday 22 January at 12:00pm. 

Please send your application including a CV, cover letter and the contact details of three referees to: vacancy@riccarton.school.nz