University of Otago Southland

Professional practice fellow


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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:57 AM 03 October 2019
Closes 21 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA03o

College of education, Southland campus, Invercargill.

Our college:

The University of Otago College of Education is dedicated to the enhancement of educational practice through high-quality teaching and research. Our Southland Campus in Invercargill delivers a range of teacher education programmes in early childhood and primary and primary bicultural education.

The role:

This professional practice fellow role within the college of education in Invercargill represents an exciting opportunity to make a significant contribution to our teacher education students.

Responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Supporting teaching in the Bachelor of Teaching, primary and primary bicultural programmes, and supervising BEd Tch students on teaching practice placements
  • Carrying out administration responsibilities
  • Contributing to campus whanaungatanga, and the department's academic goals by applying and sharing expert knowledge in the professional discipline of education.

Your skills and experience:

To be successful in this key role, you will have:

  • Relevant professional qualification in teaching
  • Current New Zealand teacher registration
  • Relevant professional experience in a primary school or tertiary institution
  • Experience in teaching te reo me ngā tikanga Māori
  • Evidence of an ability to work well with students and staff from differing academic and cultural backgrounds
  • A strong commitment to te reo Māori, Tikanga Māori and the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi and to equal opportunity.

Further details:

This is a permanent, part-time (0.20 FTE) position available from 1 February 2020.

Application information:

To see a full job description and to apply online go to the vacancy link.

Equal opportunity in employment is University policy.

E tautoko ana Te Whare Wananga o Otago i te kaupapa whakaorite whiwhinga mahi.

How to apply

Apply quoting reference number 1901930. Candidates are requested to submit a CV, cover letter, and names and email addresses of at least 3 referees. To submit your application please click on the vacancy link:

Human Resources
(03) 479 8275

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA03o

Listed 9:57 AM 03 October 2019
Closes 21 October 2019

University of Otago NZ

Tertiary provider details

University of Otago

Type: University

Physical address:
362 Leith Street, Dunedin North, Dunedin

Postal Address:
P O Box 56, Dunedin, 9054