Scots College Wellington

Teacher of English with drama Y7–13

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

English, The arts

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 10:09 AM 09 November 2018
Closes 4pm 16 November 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9nxM

We are seeking to appoint a talented and motivated teacher of English and drama to teach in our middle (Y7–10) and senior (Y11–13) schools. This is to commence in time for the start of term 1, January 2019.

We are a world-class independent school with a strong Presbyterian heritage. From 2020 we will be enrolling girls in our senior school, Y11–13. Based in the eastern suburbs of Wellington, the college offers a vibrant learning environment, encouraging excellence in every facet of education. The college is proud of its dedicated staff who work hard to support and encourage the students. The school environment is strong and the staff work closely with parents to obtain the best outcomes for their children.  

We offer a dual pathway for our senior students offering both NCEA and the IB Diploma. The college is fully authorised for the delivery of the Diploma Programme and the Middle Years Programme. Experience teaching these programmes would be highly advantageous, although if necessary, training will be provided to the right candidate.

Applicants should have:

  • Excellent general English and drama teaching experience, in particular a flair for literature and creativity
  • The ability to promote learning
  • A willingness to move with the times and work to meet our future-focused learning goals
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • A passion for education
  • The ability to manage and motivate young people
  • A commitment to our special character and co-curricular programmes.

If you are motivated by the prospect of being a part of a dynamic teaching environment and would enjoy the challenges of this exciting role, then we would be delighted to hear from you.

How to apply

Applications are to be submitted electronically and are to comprise a covering letter and current CV (stating teacher certification details, all teaching subjects and including the names of at least 3 referees) to:

Claire Hinton, Human Resources Manager
(04) 388 0854

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9nxM

Listed 10:09 AM 09 November 2018
Closes 4pm 16 November 2018

Scots College NZ

School details

Scots College

Type: Composite
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 965

School number: 281
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Physical address:
1 Monorgan Road, Strathmore, Wellington

Postal Address:
P O Box 15064, Miramar, Wellington, 6243