Sport Bay of Plenty Bay of Plenty

Physical skills educator

General, Physical skills educator

Health and physical education

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:52 AM 13 November 2019
Closes 5pm 04 December 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA2LU

We are looking for a physical skills educator to deliver the GO4it fundamental skills programme to schools in the Western Bay of Plenty region.

The physical skills educator will be primarily responsible for working with primary schools to develop physical literacy of primary school students and build capability of primary school teachers:

  • Deliver practical sessions to the WBOP primary schools in fundamental movement skills
  • Provide a wide range of play, physical activity and sporting opportunities that meet the needs and wants of the young people within the school
  • Support schools with the ongoing planning of the GO4it programme and liaise with the fundamentals lead re timetable changes/additions
  • Provide teacher professional development through delivering expert sessions in fundamental skills
  • Work in conjunction with the fundamentals lead to understand the need for further support in schools where needed.

This role delivers the Get Set Go Athletics NZ Programme along with a multiskills and multisports programme for students on a daily basis. You will need to be highly-energetic, well-organised and be able to develop unit and session plans linked to the NZ health and physical education curriculum. You will also need to be highly confident working alongside teachers, principals and being part of the school environment.

We are hoping to recruit a qualified and experienced teacher who has a passion for teaching physical education and is seeking a new challenge in a different setting.

Job description can be found on our website. 

Interviews are intended to be held on Monday 9 December at Sport Bay of Plenty’s Tauranga office.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Calvin Buttimore, School Sport Team Leader
(021) 841 856

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA2LU

Listed 9:52 AM 13 November 2019
Closes 5pm 04 December 2019

Sport Bay of Plenty NZ

Organisation details

Sport Bay of Plenty

Location: Bay of Plenty