Queen Margaret College Wellington

Y5 teacher

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

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

Listed 10:09 am 23 April 2019
Closes 9am 10 May 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9tQb

We are an IB World school offering PYP, MYP and diploma programmes. We are seeking an inspired and passionate teacher to join our junior school for maternity leave cover.  

You will be an innovative teacher eager to take risks, with high expectations and the ability to enthuse students to become self-directed learners. You will have proven experience in implementing literacy and numeracy programmes based on professional inquiry. 

You will have:

  • A strong understanding of curriculum and pedagogical knowledge of mathematics and literacy
  • Fantastic relationships with students to support their wellbeing
  • The ability to foster resilience, independence and confidence in students
  • An understanding of the multiple uses of data for assessment for learning and to measure student progress
  • An understanding of conceptually based inquiry learning
  • A collaborative working style
  • Willingness to incorporate digital learning into your classroom.

We offer excellent class sizes, an attractive remuneration package, strong professional development and a supportive community. All staff are expected to play an active role in the extracurricular life of the school.

It is expected that all applicants will be New Zealand registered teachers, working towards registration, or be completing teacher training in New Zealand. You will also be qualified as a Scale A teacher.

This is a full-time, fixed-term position starting in term 2 week 9, or the beginning of term 3. Further detail is available in the position description available on request.

How to apply

If you want to be part of Wellington’s leading independent girls’ school and teach highly engaged students, send your CV, cover letter and application form to:

Principal's Assistant
53 Hobson St, Thorndon 6011
(04) 473 7160

Download our application form

Vacancy reference #:1H9tQb

Listed 10:09 am 23 April 2019
Closes 9am 10 May 2019

School details

Queen Margaret College

Type: Composite
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Female
Decile: 10
Roll: 694

School number: 278
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Physical address:
53 Hobson Street, Thorndon, Wellington

Postal Address:
P O Box 12274, Thorndon, Wellington, 6144