Wakefield School Tasman/Nelson

New entrant teacher

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 10:03 am 11 February 2019
Closes 4pm 01 March 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9r1j

To accommodate our growing new entrant roll we seek an enthusiastic teacher to join our team from the beginning of April (week 10, term 1) until the end of 2019. The successful applicant will join a collaborative teaching team in our new entrant/Y1 area. Our curriculum supports student-led learning at all levels and incorporates play-based learning. 

We welcome applicants who are committed to teaching the whole child, are enthusiastic learners and can have fun in their job. You will be well-supported as you adapt to the way we do things around here. Previous experience teaching at the new entrant level is desirable.

We seek a teacher to:

  • Plan, teach and assess a programme as part of a teaching team
  • Participate fully in organising and managing events and programmes across the team and syndicate
  • Meet all the requirements of the professional teacher criteria and Tataiako.
  • Participate fully in staff development activities and staff appraisal programme
  • Contribute to the life of the syndicate and school through negotiated leadership roles as appropriate.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Peter Verstappen, Principal
66 Edward St, Wakefield 7025
(03) 541 8332

Download our application form here or from our website;

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9r1j

Listed 10:03 am 11 February 2019
Closes 4pm 01 March 2019

School details

Wakefield School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 266

School number: 3234
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Physical address:
66 Edward Street, Wakefield

Postal Address:
66 Edward Street, Wakefield, 7025