Employment Opportunities

Please see below for current vacancies:

Working wit young people with learning needs

Employment at Halswell Residential College

Located in Christchurch, HRC Te Otu Mātua (Halswell Residential College) is a

specialist residential school that supports young people with learning needs.  

 

To experience success in education these young people need to feel safe,
make connections, and learn ways to manage their emotions.  

We believe that every interaction with every student by every staff member
has the potential to make a difference for that student, and we are intentional
in creating a therapeutic environment.

Residential relievers wh love to bring out the best in challening students.

Youth Worker - Permanent, Full time

We are looking for a permanent Youth Worker to join our whānua. The Youth Worker coordinates all recreational activities for the students, working closely with the IEP Coordinator to implement the residential curriculum and the teaching team in the Day School.

You will be working on a rotating roster. Driver’s licence and police vet essential. As is working from a culturally responsive perspective, being a team player, with a willingness to be trained in Safe Crisis Management. Experience working in a residential environment and strengths in te reo Māori are desired.

In return HRC offers:

  • The intrinsic rewards that come with building good relationships with diverse learners.

  • A supportive team of residential and day school staff who work together to promote learning.

  • Opportunities for professional development.

Applications close: Thursday, 2 June 2022 – 10.00am

Start date negotiable, but late June 2022 is preferable.

We kindly request that you contact us to obtain an application pack including full details on the position: executive.assistant@halswellcollege.com

Residential relievers wh love to bring out the best in challening students.

Residential Relievers - Casual Positions

We are looking for residential relievers who love to bring out the best in challenging children and are energised by giving these young people opportunities for success. 

A driver licence and police vet are essential. The successful candidate will work from a culturally responsive perspective, be a team player, and be willing to be trained in Safe Crisis Management. 

In return Halswell Residential College offers a supportive team of day school and residential staff who work together to promote learning.

We kindly request that you email the
Executive Assistant to express your interest: 
executive.assistant@halswellcollege.com

Residential relievers wh love to bring out the best in challening students.

Teacher Assistant - Permanent


We are looking for a teacher assistant to join our team in the Day School, who shares our belief in young people. This role is for 28.75 hours per week.

The successful applicant will have a full driver’s licence, be a team player, be energised by giving young people opportunities for success and have a willingness to be trained in Safe Crises Management. Experience as a teacher assistant is preferable.

In return Halswell Residential College offers:
• The intrinsic rewards that come with building good relationships with diverse learners.
• A supportive team of day school and residential staff who work together to promote learning.
• Opportunities for professional development.

Applications Close: Thursday, 2 June 2022 at 10am.

We kindly request that you contact us to obtain an application pack including full details on the position: executive.assistant@halswellcollege.com