Paeroa College Waikato

Science teacher

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Certificated teacher


  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 11:36 AM 10 September 2019
Closes 3pm 14 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9yNf

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational and relational teacher who has students at the heart of their practice. We are looking for an outstanding classroom practitioner to join our innovative junior Y9–10 teaching team and to teach specialist NCEA science classes. The ability to teach physics up to senior levels is an advantage, but all science subject areas will be considered. It is expected that you will make a significant contribution to schoolwide progress and achievement goals and engage in the wider life of the college. 

We are a Y9–13 coed secondary school, with a 45% Māori roll, located in the beautiful small town of Paeroa, in the Hauraki District of the Waikato. We are centrally located within an hour to major cities, beaches and recreational areas.

Our school has a strong culture that values academic and personal excellence, the centrality of the Treaty partnership, cultural diversity, contribution to the community, innovation and a curriculum that focuses on our learners and what they need to succeed. Our students learn through an exciting student-centred curriculum that includes a focus on individual mentoring and student agency. Our college has a comprehensive professional learning programme supporting teacher growth and classroom innovation.

This position will commence in term 1, 2020.

MUs available depending on experience.

For more information about our college, please visit our website.

How to apply

Please send your covering letter, CV and direct enquiries to:

Yolande Lowe
Box 144, Paeroa 3600
(07) 862 7579

Vacancy reference #:1H9yNf

Listed 11:36 AM 10 September 2019
Closes 3pm 14 October 2019

Paeroa College NZ

School details

Paeroa College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 259

School number: 113
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Physical address:
15 Te Aroha Road, Paeroa

Postal Address:
P O Box 144, Paeroa, 3640