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Rototuna Junior High School Waikato

Leader of languages

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

Learning languages
2MU + 2MMA

Listed 1:36 pm 02 October 2019
Closes 28 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9zyh

Specialist curriculum learning leader who will work as a team with the DPs of both RJHS and RSHS to map curriculum coverage across Y7–13 in a way that gives learners choice and agency, whilst gaining the necessary skills and knowledge.

  • Have deep knowledge of the conceptual understandings and learning progressions required in languages and be able to support and deliver programmes for our diverse learners that require additional support to our high achievers from Y7–13  
  • Display evidence of expertise or growth in understanding in specific areas of languages teaching and learning across a variety of meaningful contexts
  • Support the creation of meaningful assessment opportunities for languages which will provide students with meaningful feedback for feed-forward
  • Ensure that high standards of fair and equitable assessment practices across the learning area are realised. This will include robust structures for moderation, gathering of formative assessment data and maintaining up-to-date assessment databases
  • Lead professional learning in the RHS languages space 
  • Seek student voice in the development and review of programme of learning to ensure they are responsive and reflective of our learners
  • Purchase and maintain resources relating to the languages learning area
  • Plan and implement health and safety procedures relevant to the teaching resources and spaces for the learning area. This may include providing training and support to staff outside of the learning area
  • Assist other staff to utilise the languages resources and technology when it can enhance learning programmes
  • Actively develop and maintain relationships with the language learning coordinator in RJHS
  • Actively contribute to extracurricular programmes in the school as well as those relating to the languages
  • Lead the integration of languages into programmes that include other learning areas 
  • Actively engage with the Pouhere team across the school to drive learning design and curriculum developments where applicable.

How to apply

Please contact us for an application pack: jobs@rhs.school.nz

Nicky Allen
Kimbrae Dr, Rototuna, Hamilton
nickyallen@rhs.school.nz
(07) 854 0541

Vacancy reference #:1H9zyh

Listed 1:36 pm 02 October 2019
Closes 28 October 2019

School details

Rototuna Junior High School

Type: Secondary (Year 7-10)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 1248
Website:

School number: 708
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Physical address:
Kimbrae Drive, Rototuna, Hamilton

Postal Address:
P O Box 21116, Rototuna, Hamilton, 3210