One of Central Auckland intermediate schools is looking for an energetic and motivated Y7–8 teacher to join their team. 2020 and 2021.
'Learning today, leading tomorrow' captures the essence of this high-performing school, which is characterised by exceptional levels of achievement by students, strong leadership across the school, high-quality teaching programmes, and a professional environment that focuses on student progress.
The teachers are passionate and motivated leaders of learning in the Y7–8 age group. Collaboration enhances teaching practice, helping to create innovative and creative approaches to teaching and learning across the school. The school has been modernised into learning commons (or innovative learning environments). There are usually 2 classes and 2 teachers in each space, with a variety of flexible spaces for students to break off into. This allows the students to develop independence and lead their own learning to a greater degree – better preparing them for our ever-changing digital society.
You will be entitled to a normal school allowance of $2,000 - this is in recognition that you will have trainee teachers in your class. The school also offers the highly sought-after International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme curriculum, and professional development will be provided to get you up to speed in teaching at an IB school.
The wellbeing of teachers is supported with a staff wellness programme unique to the school:
Free yoga and fitness class one morning and two afternoons per week
Receive one day of release for planning every week
Experienced team leaders provide excellent support systems for teachers.
If you are a dedicated, passionate and professional educator of this age group – this role is too good an opportunity to miss!