We are a growing urban school educating tamariki in both the worlds of Aotearoa – Māori and NZ European.
We have 4 collaborative learning environments with 2 teachers and, at least, 2 learning support staff making up each teaching team. Our vision is have all 4 of these areas operating at Level 2 te reo Māroi immersion in 2018.
Therefore we are looking for a happy person with:
A strong understanding of Māori tikanga for our place, Whanganui
The ability to korero Māori with confidence.
In addition you will need:
A willingness to work in all year levels across the school
To be a strong team player – preferably with experience in team teaching
To actively adapt learning experiences to match student needs, interests and passions
To understand and demonstrate how to build and maintain learning relationships with students
To manage behaviour positively – this needs to be your default setting with punishment used only in extreme cases
To be able to make learning fun and real
To have a sense empathy for disadvantaged children balanced by a strong sense of humour.
How to apply
Please send your CV, and covering letter outlining how you meet our criteria to: