The Catlins Area School Otago

Teacher of English and social sciences

Certificated teacher, Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Certificated teacher

English, Social sciences

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 10:30 AM 31 October 2018
Closes 9am 26 November 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9nFU

Seeking an enthusiastic and creative English and social studies specialist to work with our Y7–13 students. The position starts term 1, 2019. This is a position for 2019 (roll dependent).

Houses in Owaka are affordable. Our community is caring and supportive. Our ERO reviews are strong. This is an amazing lifestyle opportunity.

The school supports our learners 'To be the best you can be'.

Set on the scenic Catlins coast of New Zealand, the school offers small classes and individualised learning in a safe, caring environment. Our school benefits from a dedicated and well-qualified staff who use a range of teaching and learning techniques to support all learners. The school continues to develop a balance between traditional learning and modern learning opportunities. We are a PB4L school. 

Located just 25km from Balclutha we benefit from both rural and town opportunities. We value our fantastic facilities and utilise them to provide tailored learning for students across the Y1–13 age and ability range. We are proud of our area school status and the opportunities this provides for peer leadership and continuity across school-age learning. 

Inside and outside of the classroom, on the stage and on sports fields our learners are encouraged to develop wide scope skills and life experiences. We promote a positive attitude towards lifelong learning, community support and involvement.

How to apply

Please send your CV, cover letter and completed application form to:

Carol Bloxham, Principal's PA
1 Stuart St, Owaka, South Otago 9535
(03) 415 8036

Download our application form and Job Description:
Application Form TCAS Teacher

Download the Job Description
Teacher Job Description TCAS 1

Vacancy reference #:1H9nFU

Listed 10:30 AM 31 October 2018
Closes 9am 26 November 2018

The Catlins Area School NZ

School details

The Catlins Area School

Type: Composite
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 118

School number: 394
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Physical address:
1 Stuart Street, Owaka

Postal Address:
1 Stuart Street, Owaka, 9535