The Catlins Area School Otago

Teacher of PE and health

Area / composite (Years 1–15), Certificated teacher

Health and physical education

Listed 10:40 am 22 October 2019
Closes 9am 06 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA0wi

Seeking an enthusiastic and creative health and PE specialist to work part time across our Y9–13 classes. The position starts term 1, 2020. Experience in guidance and/or counselling would be an advantage. 

Houses in Owaka are affordable. Our community is caring and supportive. Our ERO reviews reflect our settled, caring school community. This is an amazing lifestyle opportunity. 

Our Area school supports our learners 'To be the best you can be'.

Set on the scenic Catlins coast of New Zealand, the school offers small classes and individualised learning in a safe, caring environment. Our school benefits from a dedicated and well-qualified staff who use a range of teaching and learning techniques to support all learners. Our school continues to develop a balance between traditional learning and modern learning opportunities, we are a PB4L school. 

Located just 25km from Balclutha we benefit from both rural and town opportunities. We value our fantastic facilities and utilise them to provide tailored learning for students across the Y1–13 age and ability range. We are proud of our Area school status and the opportunities this provides for peer leadership and continuity across school-age learning. 

Inside and outside of the classroom, on the stage and on sports fields our learners are encouraged to develop wide scope skills and life experiences. We promote a positive attitude towards lifelong learning, community support and involvement.

This is a part-time (0.4 FTTE – 2 days per week), fixed-term position for 2020.

How to apply

Please send your CV, cover letter, application form and/or direct enquiries to:

Carol Bloxham, Principal's PA
1 Stuart St, Owaka, South Otago 9535
(03) 415 8036

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Vacancy reference #:1HA0wi

Listed 10:40 am 22 October 2019
Closes 9am 06 November 2019

School details

The Catlins Area School

Type: Composite
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 112

School number: 394
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Physical address:
1 Stuart Street, Owaka

Postal Address:
1 Stuart Street, Owaka, 9535