Opawa School Canterbury

Team leader – junior school

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Syndicate leader

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
2PMU + opportunities for FTUs

Listed 11:50 AM 23 July 2020
Closes 12 noon 14 August 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA9D9

We are looking for an innovative and dynamic teacher and leader to join our high functioning team from term 1, 2021.

We are specifically looking for a leader who can lead a collaborative team of teachers and learners in our Y1–4 area.

We offer:

  • Opportunities to innovate and lead professional learning
  • A committed, supportive and driven staff, community and Board of Trustees
  • Additional leadership opportunities (with additional resourcing)
  • Regular release time each week
  • A range of learning and leadership opportunities within our strong Kāhui Ako (Te Mana Raupō).

We are looking for a teacher and leader with:

  • Proven leadership experience (not necessarily a current team leader) 
  • Successful teaching experience 
  • A growth mindset
  • A desire to empower, engage, excite and excel
  • A willingness to collaborate 
  • A passion for creativity and critical thinking
  • A positive disposition towards enhancing personal and student wellbeing
  • A strong understanding of culturally sustainable and inclusive practices.

How to apply

Please download an application pack from our website

Sally Ormandy, Principal
Ford Rd, Opawa Christchurch
(021) 271 2286

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA9D9

Listed 11:50 AM 23 July 2020
Closes 12 noon 14 August 2020

Opawa School NZ

School details

Opawa School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 323

School number: 3455
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Physical address:
Ford Road, Opawa, Christchurch

Postal Address:
30 Ford Road, Opawa, Christchurch, 8023