Opononi Area School Northland

Y5–6 teacher

Certificated teacher, Area / composite (Years 1–15), Certificated teacher

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:42 AM 22 January 2020
Closes 3pm 09 February 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA4gh

We are seeking a dynamic, enthusiastic teacher to be part of our primary school teaching team. You will play a key role in the development of an engaging school curriculum for a student roll that is 90% Māori, taking advantage of local resources and opportunities. Successful applicants will work hard, learn quickly and contribute positively to the wider school community.

As the successful applicant you will be eligible for:

  • Isolation allowance
  • Area Schools Priority Teacher Supply Allowance ($1,500–$2,500 per annum).

As well, you may be eligible for:

  • TeachNZ Voluntary Bonding Scheme ($3,500 per annum for the next 5 years)
  • Recruitment, retention and responsibility allowance (upon negotiation and if ineligible for TeachNZ Voluntary Bonding Scheme)
  • Transfer and removal expenses.

Key skills and attributes required: 

  • Sound pedagogical skill and knowledge
  • Sound knowledge of the NZ Curriculum and/or Marautanga o Aotearoa
  • Perseverance and a ‘can-do’ attitude when faced with a challenge
  • An ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with students and staff.

School housing available.

How to apply

Please email your application, and direct enquiries to:

Pateriki Toi, Principal
(022) 043 4098

Download our application form
Application for Appointment Yrs 5 6

Download our information letter
Information Letter to Applicants Yrs 5 6

Vacancy reference #:1HA4gh

Listed 9:42 AM 22 January 2020
Closes 3pm 09 February 2020

Opononi Area School NZ

School details

Opononi Area School

Type: Composite
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 128

School number: 11
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Physical address:
263 State Highway 12, Omapere, Kaikohe

Postal Address:
Private Bag 759, Kaikohe, 440