Kawerau Putauaki School Bay of Plenty

Y5–6 teacher / associate principal

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 9:44 AM 12 November 2019
Closes 5pm 29 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA2F6

Sick of the hustle and bustle of big cities?

Kawerau is the ultimate lifestyle destination, close to lakes, the ocean and mountains; a great place to bring up your family. Affordable cost of living and a school house is available.

Our school is in the process of positive change and we need you to help us become world-leading.

We are looking for a person to lead our Y3–6 team (0.2 release), you will be teaching in a Y5–6 team. We are trialling a new leadership structure in 2020, so whilst the teaching position is permanent, the AP role is fixed-term. It comes with 2MUs.

What our school can offer you:

  • Leadership growth and opportunities
  • Professional development and the opportunity to upskill
  • Coaching and mentoring in all areas
  • An advanced assessment for learning approach
  • A new school – first phase of rebuild is underway!
  • An abundance of talented sports, kapa haka and arts students
  • The opportunity to make a real difference
  • A place where you are supported to take risks and try new things. 

What we expect from you:

  • A willingness to collaborate and create together
  • Drive to lead new initiatives, experience in leading local curriculum, digital technologies would be an advantage
  • Able to implement a sound PB4L classroom approach
  • Interest in growing your use of te reo and tikanga Māori
  • Current NZ registration
  • A sense of humour
  • Commitment to going above and beyond for our kids because they are counting on you
  • A proven ability to accelerate learning 
  • An understanding of student-led learning and a willingness to let our learners fly.

If you want to really make a difference in the world, then this is the place for you! We can't wait to see your CV!

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Rachel Chater
87 Fenton Mill Rd, Kawerau
(07) 323 7094

Vacancy reference #:1HA2F6

Listed 9:44 AM 12 November 2019
Closes 5pm 29 November 2019

Kawerau Putauaki School NZ

School details

Kawerau Putauaki School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 257

School number: 655
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Physical address:
87-89 Fenton Mill Road, Kawerau

Postal Address:
87-89 Fenton Mill Road, Kawerau, 3127