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Matapuna Training Centre Gisborne

Alternative education teacher / tutor


English, Health and physical education, Mathematics and statistics, Social sciences

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:51 AM 01 February 2018
Closes 3pm 12 February 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9hH5

An exciting opportunity to be part of empowering students' futures. We are looking for the right person for our alternative education students. Our new team member will: 

  • Be a qualified teacher, adult educator or have previous successful relevant experience
  • Be energetic and motivated with the ability to engage students learning contexts that align to the NZC
  • Be able to form strong learning-focused relationships with at-risk learners
  • Operate effective positive behaviour management strategies
  • Have high expectations of self and students
  • Be able to improve students' literacy and numeracy skills
  • Be able to use diagnostic assessments (decoding and comprehension for reading in particular)
  • Be empathetic and possess a good sense of humour
  • Support students' social and pastoral care
  • Engage students in their learning as partners and set goals/learning collaboratively with students
  • Appreciate diverse cultural backgrounds
  • Integrate careers education/advice and guidance
  • Hold a full driver's licence
  • Be drug free and a role model to youth. 

Low student ratio. Individual learning plans required tailored to each students' needs and interests.

How to apply

Please submit a covering letter that details your philosophy on education for alternative education students, an up-to-date CV detailing your employment history and 3 relevant referees to:

Jodie Cook
Box 476, Gisborne
(06) 868 6094 or (027) 776 6728

Vacancy reference #:1H9hH5

Listed 9:51 AM 01 February 2018
Closes 3pm 12 February 2018

Matapuna Training Centre NZ

Tertiary provider details

Matapuna Training Centre

Type: Private Training Establishment

Physical address:
118 Disraeli Street, Gisborne Central, Gisborne

Postal Address:
P O Box 476, Gisborne, 4040