Riccarton School Canterbury

Y7–8 team leader,

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 11:19 am 07 August 2019
Closes 3pm 02 September 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9wce

We require a teacher to teach and lead in the Y7–8 area of our school. The position will start on Monday 14 October (the first day of term 4). This position will come with one permanent management unit. We are looking for a teacher who is passionate about making a difference for all of our children and who will provide high-quality and engaging learning experiences. The successful candidate will have excellent skills and knowledge in best practice culturally responsive teaching and will be recognised as a high-quality teacher. They will have the ability to improve learning and student achievement within their classroom and across the Y7–8 area, whilst ensuring that learning is fun, challenging and engaging.

They will be committed to our teaching as inquiry process, have a commitment to continuous learning and have a positive work/life balance, along with a good sense of humour.

Applicants must have excellent skills in the teaching of maths and literacy.

How to apply

Please apply with a covering letter, your CV, and the completed application form (that can be found on our website) to the principal, by post or email to

Paul Irving, Principal
1 English St, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch 8042
(03) 348 5700

Vacancy reference #:1H9wce

Listed 11:19 am 07 August 2019
Closes 3pm 02 September 2019

School details

Riccarton School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 295

School number: 3485
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Physical address:
English Street, Christchurch

Postal Address:
English Street, Sockburn, Christchurch, 8042