We are seeking to appoint a talented, experienced classroom teacher with a vision and passion for teaching and learning to join our senior syndicate teaching team. This position will take effect at the start of term 1, 2018.
The successful applicant will be part of a cooperative team dedicated to the education and all-round excellence of boys. We offer exceptional facilities and a supportive environment that promotes professional development and personal growth.
Our school is an independent Presbyterian school for boys located in Strathmore, Wellington. It is well known for its holistic approach to education, encouraging all its students to explore not only the academic, but also the sporting, cultural and spiritual dimensions of life. Its motto is 'Learning. For Life.', which reflects its objective to send each young man off into the world well prepared for the challenges ahead. This is your chance to work in a school that has created a culture, environment and atmosphere that all influence students’ learning.
Knowledge of the IB Primary Years Programme and Independent Schools’ education would be advantageous but not absolutely essential.
Applicants should have:
a passion for boys’ education
the ability to manage and motivate boys
excellent time management and organisational skills
understanding of restorative practice
adequate IT experience to deliver a 1:1 programme
experience and excellence in educational practice e.g. inquiry-based learning, assessment etc
good communication and interpersonal skills, in particular with college families
experience in coaching and managing various sporting teams
a commitment to our special character and co-curricular programmes.
How to apply
Applications are to consist of a covering letter and current CV (stating all specialist and other teaching subjects and including the names of 3 referees). Applications are to be submitted electronically to: