Lake Rerewhakaaitu School Bay of Plenty

New entrant 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 11:30 AM 25 November 2019
Closes 3pm 09 December 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA34c

We are looking for a down-­to-­earth teacher, with a deeply caring attitude and an ability to nurture each child along their learning journey. You will be able to connect with families and ensure children develop their talents, strengths and belief in themselves as learners. 

We are looking for a teacher with experience at the junior level who will bring with them:  

  • Knowledge of how to work with the curriculum in the junior school 
  • Sound understanding of culturally responsive practices and pedagogy 
  • Digital literacy with a passion for lifelong learning 
  • Ability to work with children at all levels Y0–8 and flexibility to work in different ways e.g. team teaching 
  • A desire to grow your professional leadership within our school 
  • Commitment to raising student achievement through teaching as inquiry and target groups (be open to learning and self-­reflection)  
  • Ability to lead transitions with local play centre 
  • A New Zealand practising certificate 
  • Something special about themselves that will contribute to our team.

Up to 2MUs are available to applicants with leadership experience as a deputy principal position for the right candidate.

How to apply

Please email your CV including 3 referees and a cover letter relating specifically to this advertised position, and direct enquiries to:

Trish Purdie-Nicholls, Principal
(021) 0273 9351

Vacancy reference #:1HA34c

Listed 11:30 AM 25 November 2019
Closes 3pm 09 December 2019

Lake Rerewhakaaitu School NZ

School details

Lake Rerewhakaaitu School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 62

School number: 1787
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Physical address:
9 Ash Pit Road, Rerewhakaaitu, Rotorua

Postal Address:
9 Ash Pit Road RD 3, Rotorua, 3073