Join Our Team

We have vacancies for an Occupational Therapist and a Speech Language Therapist.

Teacher Aides

Here at WVSS, we are always on the lookout for amazing people to come and work with our students. If you are interested in joining our team, please read the following:

We are looking for enthusiastic and energetic people to join our team of Teacher and Teacher Aides. Your role will be to support students aged between 5-21 years with intellectual, physical, sensory or behavioural needs. You could be based at either our main school site in Glenfield or one of our many satellite classes in host schools around the North Shore of Auckland.


  1. Experience working with students with special needs is desirable but not essential as on the job training will be provided.

  2. An enthusiastic person with the willingness to be flexible and adapt to whatever the day may bring.

  3. Applicants must have the right to work in New Zealand, and a copy of this must be submitted with your application.

If you meet the above criteria, please do not phone the school, instead please email your application including the following items to

  1. Cover Letter - please address this to the Principal, Wairau Valley Special School

  2. CV / Resume

  3. Evidence of your right to work in NZ - this could be your NZ birth certificate, NZ Passport or a copy of your visa clearly showing your working conditions.

Please ensure your application contains all documents listed above. Applications not complete by the above standards (with the 3 criteria met) may not be considered.

Following receipt of a full application, it will be assessed and you will be contacted in due course by a member of our team.

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