This is an exciting opportunity in one of New Zealand’s top schools. This position offers the successful candidate the opportunity to teach physical education / health and be part of whole school wellbeing curriculum, bringing student learning and achievement to the next level.
Our physical education and health department believe in ensuring all students are developing physical literacy, confidence, attitudes, and skills and enjoy physical education so this is a lifelong habit. You will be in a department who embraces health education and maximises teachable moments in all facets. The newly introduced whole school wellbeing curriculum based on positive education, positive psychology and strength-based leadership is explicitly taught across all levels by all staff. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be a significant contributor to both staff and student learning in this area.
We have a strong sporting culture, which reflects our body, mind and spirit ethos. Our world-class sporting facilities and resources include a well-resourced gymnasium, swimming facilities, hockey turf, fields, courts, a golf driving range and an equestrian centre. NZ’s national velodrome is on our doorstep and we access rowing at nearby Lake Karapiro.
We seek a self-motivated and enthusiastic teacher who is an outstanding practitioner for this exciting role. The ability to build relationships and engage students in senior physical education studies, NCEA health and in a wide range of physical activities and in our health and wellbeing programme is essential.
You will work in a superbly resourced team environment where each member of the team is committed to making a positive difference in the lives of each young person.