Opoutere School Waikato

Scale A teacher

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 9:53 AM 22 November 2019
Closes 5pm 02 December 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA2zx

Nestled below the Coromandel Ranges and minutes away from beautiful Opoutere, Onemana and Whangamata beaches, lies our wonderful school. Our 5-teacher school with over 98 students has developed a responsive curriculum that values personalised learning, sustainability, and a unique adventure learning programme that utilises our beautiful surrounding environment. We pride ourselves on our inclusive culture, supportive dedicated staff, and whānau who actively involve themselves in the life of our kura. This was highlighted recently as finalists of the Prime Minister’s Award – Excellence in Teaching and Learning 2019.

If you are passionate about tamariki, outdoor education and authentic learning we want to hear from you. Applicants need to show strengths in relational and cultural pedagogy, and have held leadership positions of responsibility. This position requires experience with collaborative and innovative practice. 

How to apply

Request an application pack or download one below.

Jethro Dyer, Principal
1203 Tairua Rd, RD1, Whangamata 3691
(07) 865 9077

Download our application form
Opoutere Teacher Application Package 2019 v3

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA2zx

Listed 9:53 AM 22 November 2019
Closes 5pm 02 December 2019

Opoutere School NZ

School details

Opoutere School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 128

School number: 1867
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Physical address:
1203 Tairua Road, Whangamata

Postal Address:
1203 Tairua Road RD 1, Whangamata, 3691