Wairoa College Hawke's Bay

Head of Y7–8

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Middle leadership

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

Listed 10:08 am 15 August 2019
Closes 4pm 04 September 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9wwW

We are a Y7–13 school situated in the beautiful rural town of Wairoa in Hawke’s Bay. Our school has a vision to ensure every student is engaged in an innovative future-focused curriculum that inspires personal excellence.  Teachers are expected to be energetic and collegial and to contribute to the co-curriculum life of the school. Current NZ teacher registration and practising certificate must be held.

We place significant emphasis on working and learning collaboratively and believe as a leadership team we offer our staff the opportunity to contribute actively to the direction of the school and importantly to realise their own potential as an educator.

We have excellent resources for your classroom, a fantastic and supportive environment, technology available, development of our new localised curriculum and a well-established PB4L framework that supports student behaviour management.

 We are looking for a special educator who will bring:

  • Great teaching practice
  • Commitment to raising student achievement
  • High expectations
  • A sense of humour
  • Flexibility.

We are seeking a head of faculty of Y7–8. This position will have a reduced teaching component of 16 hours teaching and receive 3MU. Strong  leadership skills are necessary. As a leader of Y7–8 you will work collaboratively with staff to raise student achievement and engagement. This position will begin at the start of term 1, 2020.

How to apply

If you are interested in this position please send your CV and covering letter to:

Dee Hamblyn, Recruitment
(06) 838 8303

Vacancy reference #:1H9wwW

Listed 10:08 am 15 August 2019
Closes 4pm 04 September 2019

School details

Wairoa College

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 454

School number: 214
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Physical address:
16 Lucknow Street, Wairoa

Postal Address:
16 Lucknow Street, Wairoa, 4108