Opoutere School Waikato


Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Certificated teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 10:30 AM 08 November 2018
Closes 3pm 18 November 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9ntZ

Nestled below the Coromandel ranges and minutes away from beautiful Opoutere, Onemana and Whangamata beaches, lies our wonderful school. Our 5-teacher school with over 100 students has developed a responsive curriculum that values personalised learning, sustainability, bicultural heritage and a unique adventure learning programme that utilises our beautiful surrounding environment.

We have a position available for 2019, in the junior (Y0–3 area). If you are passionate about tamariki, outdoor education and authentic learning we want to hear from you. Applicant needs to show strengths in relational and cultural pedagogy and te reo/Tikanga experience is essential. The position requires experience with collaborative and innovative practice. Junior kaiako with play-based learning or Forest School experience is advantageous. A strong balance between sense of humour and professionalism is a must. 

How to apply

Applications by way of concise CV, covering letter and the names and contact details of 3 referees to:

Jethro Dyer, Principal
(07) 865 9077

Vacancy reference #:1H9ntZ

Listed 10:30 AM 08 November 2018
Closes 3pm 18 November 2018

Opoutere School NZ

School details

Opoutere School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 128

School number: 1867
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Physical address:
1203 Tairua Road, Whangamata

Postal Address:
1203 Tairua Road RD 1, Whangamata, 3691