Opawa School Canterbury

Team leader – junior school

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Other senior leadership

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

Listed 10:45 AM 13 November 2019
Closes 12 noon 22 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA2R1

We are looking for an innovative and dynamic teacher and leader to join our high-functioning team from term 1, 2020.

We are specifically looking for a leader who can lead a collaborative team of teachers and learners in our Y1–4 area.

We offer:

  • Opportunities to innovate and lead professional learning
  • A committed, supportive and driven staff, community and board of trustees
  • Additional leadership opportunities (with additional resourcing)
  • A range of learning and leadership opportunities within our strong Kāhui Ako (Te Mana Raupō).

We are looking for a teacher and leader with:

  • Proven leadership experience (not necessarily a current team leader) 
  • Successful teaching experience 
  • A growth mindset
  • A desire to empower, engage, excite and excel
  • A willingness to collaborate 
  • A passion for creativity and critical thinking
  • A positive disposition towards enhancing personal and student wellbeing
  • A strong understanding of culturally sustainable and inclusive practices.

How to apply

Please send your CV, including 2 referees and a cover letter and direct enquiries to: sally@opawa.school.nz

Sally Ormandy, Principal
(03) 332 6374

Vacancy reference #:1HA2R1

Listed 10:45 AM 13 November 2019
Closes 12 noon 22 November 2019

Opawa School NZ

School details

Opawa School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 331

School number: 3455
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Physical address:
Ford Road, Opawa, Christchurch

Postal Address:
30 Ford Road, Opawa, Christchurch, 8023