Tainui School Otago

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 10:42 am 26 May 2020
Closes 12pm 19 June 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA7ox

We are seeking a collaborative, experienced, caring and innovative new entrant teacher to join our high performing community-based school for almost four terms (10 August to 9 July 2021).

Proven ability to facilitate learning, a strong teaching and learning pedagogy, and a commitment to honouring Te Tiriti o Waitangi are required. Strengths in delivering quality junior literacy and numeracy programmes, the effective integration  of e-tools, and a passion for holistic education are also needed. The successful applicant will also be a reflective teacher who is intent on personal growth, able to contribute positively to our successful team, and willing to develop strong relationships with colleagues, children, parents and whānau.

How to apply

Application packs are available to download from or by contacting Please email your CV and application to:

Shelley Wilde, Principal
41 Tahuna Road, Tainui, Dunedin
(03) 455 0566

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Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA7ox

Listed 10:42 am 26 May 2020
Closes 12pm 19 June 2020

School details

Tainui School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 301

School number: 3841
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Physical address:
41 Tahuna Road, Tainui, Dunedin

Postal Address:
41 Tahuna Road, Tainui, Dunedin, 9013