Linwood College Canterbury

Literacy and numeracy 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

Listed 9:05 AM 24 July 2019
Closes 9am 06 August 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9w9Z

Thank you for your interest in the full-time, fixed-term 2019 – January 2021 position of literacy / numeracy teacher. The position starts as soon as possible. We are a vibrant community of learners and are seeking a passionate teacher to work closely with our learning acceleration team.  

0.5 role is focused on accelerating the literacy and numeracy skills of our Y7–9 learners. Once appointed the delivery of this role will be co-constructed with the successful applicant.   

Ideally you will be:

  • A successful teacher of literacy and numeracy at the levels 1–3 of the NZ Curriculum and/or have confidence in supporting older learners who are working well below expected levels in both areas
  • Energetic, flexible and will have a variety of skills for engaging learners
  • Be willing to work as part of a small, dynamic team.

Part of this role may include ORS teacher component. The focus of this role would be to work alongside teachers and other support staff, in preparing a pathways for potential ORS students, whilst engaging them in meaningful learning activities within the school programme. This would be a learning-focused role and we believe the skills required are similar to those of the overall role therefore we are offering them within the same appointment.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Debbie Eddington
(03) 982 0100

Download our application form
Literacy Numeracy teacher application form v3

Vacancy reference #:1H9w9Z

Listed 9:05 AM 24 July 2019
Closes 9am 06 August 2019

Linwood College NZ

School details

Linwood College

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 737

School number: 337
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Physical address:
180 Avonside Drive, Linwood, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 24034, Eastgate, Christchurch, 8642