Waiotahe Valley School Bay of Plenty

Principal's release

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Certificated teacher

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

Listed 12:19 PM 29 October 2019
Closes 3pm 15 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA1GJ

The principal's release teaching position Y2–4 commences at the beginning of the 2020 school year.

We are a rural school in the eastern Bay of Plenty at Opotiki. Our school motto is 'Ka Poipoia We care, Ka Toha We share, Ka Maia We dare', and we are enthusiastic about our partnership with our community to support learning for all.

We are seeking a passionate teacher, with a strong knowledge of the New Zealand Curriculum to join our supportive staff, whānau and wonderful learners. The ability to develop and maintain high-quality positive relationships with students, whānau and colleagues is essential.

We are looking for a teacher who is caring and a self-motivated practitioner who has a commitment to working collaboratively and is experienced in raising student achievement. Must have recent experience and successful teaching, must have strengths in literacy and numeracy, with a restorative approach to behaviour management. It is desirable the successful applicant embraces te ao Māori in their teaching.

How to apply

Please provide a covering letter stating your area of teaching preference, along with the form in the application pack, CV and names of 2 school-based referees to:

The Principal
RD2, Opotiki 3198
(07) 315 4712

Download our application form
Teacher Application Package 1 v3

Vacancy reference #:1HA1GJ

Listed 12:19 PM 29 October 2019
Closes 3pm 15 November 2019

Waiotahe Valley School NZ

School details

Waiotahe Valley School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 115

School number: 2063
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Physical address:
32 Gabriels Gully Road, Opotiki

Postal Address:
Gabriels Gully Road RD 2, Opotiki, 3198