West Park School Wellington

Team leader / teacher Y3–4

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Syndicate leader

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

Listed 9:26 AM 17 July 2019
Closes 12pm 29 July 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9w1W

A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced teacher with previous leadership experience to lead our Y3–4 team. We are a warm, inclusive school where 'Every student matters, every moment counts'. A decile 9 school that celebrates its multicultural makeup with students from many nationalities and ethnicities.

You will enjoy working with amazing students, a great team and a very supportive community.

As a highly competent and effective classroom teacher, you will: 

  • Be well conversant with current curriculum content and teaching practice, particularly in literacy and numeracy
  • Have a proven ability to maintain positive relationships with children, managing behaviour in a positive and purposeful way
  • Have a knowledge of and commitment to the principles of modern learning teaching practices
  • Utilise IT in the everyday classroom programme
  • Have sound knowledge of the new curriculum, curriculum delivery, assessment and review with the ability to further develop the school curriculum framework
  • Have proven leadership and a high level of competence in administration
  • Proven ability to develop and maintain appropriate networks for effective communication within the school and with its community
  • Actively look to develop a wide teaching and leadership experience base
  • Exceptional communication skills – orally, in writing, listening and consulting
  • ILE and single-cell class experience and be comfortable teaching in both.

Shortlisting will be completed by Wednesday 30 July and interviews will take place at the end of week 2, term 3.

Role commences 19 August. 

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries quoting reference #23734 to:

Zaf Burns
(04) 910 2214

Vacancy reference #:1H9w1W

Listed 9:26 AM 17 July 2019
Closes 12pm 29 July 2019

West Park School NZ

School details

West Park School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 404

School number: 2867
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Physical address:
97 Broderick Road, Johnsonville, Wellington

Postal Address:
97 Broderick Road, Johnsonville, Wellington, 6037