National Army Museum Te Mata Toa Manawatu/Whanganui

Museum LEOTC educator

General, Museum LEOTC educator

Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 10:01 AM 13 November 2019
Closes 4pm 26 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA2LK

The National Army Museum Te Mata Toa (NAM) plays an important role in telling the story of, and protecting and caring for, New Zealand’s unique military heritage and its contribution to society by:

  • Ensuring that sacrifice is never forgotten
  • Connecting us with our whakapapa and our stories
  • Helping us to understand our development as a nation, and our place in the world today.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the education team at NAM in Waiouru as a dynamic ‘learning experiences outside the classroom’ (LEOTC) teacher. This is a fixed-term role for 12 months commencing in January 2020 (start date has some flexibility).

Key responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Development and delivery of curriculum focused education programmes that meet the needs of schools in our catchment area
  • Supporting the development and delivery of all formal and informal educational and public programmes at NAM
  • Co-ordinate and facilitate school visits and activities
  • Actively promote NAM as a provider of dynamic and relevant education experiences.

The successful applicant will have a strong understanding of the New Zealand Curriculum and current education practice, the ability to deliver engaging and relevant educational experiences and an aptitude to incorporate tikanga Māori into our programmes and practices at the museum.

Please note, only those currently eligible to work in NZ will be considered for this role and successful employment is subject to a police vetting process.

How to apply

Applications must include a CV and a cover letter. For further information including a position description, or to apply, please email:

Marlene Smith, Education and Visitor Experience Team Leader
Box 45, Waiouru 4861
(06) 387 6911

Download our position description
Educator LEOTC Oct19 v2

Vacancy reference #:1HA2LK

Listed 10:01 AM 13 November 2019
Closes 4pm 26 November 2019

National Army Museum Te Mata Toa NZ

Organisation details

National Army Museum Te Mata Toa

Location: Manawatu/Whanganui