Kaitaia Abundant Life School Northland

Secondary 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 9:31 am 11 September 2020
Closes 16 October 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HAB12

An opportunity has arisen for an effective and contemporary secondary social science teacher to join our team here in the winterless north. The appointed person to this role will be determined to see our students and school continue to succeed. Additional responsibilities may be available to the right applicant. This appointment commences in term 1, 2021. Please state supporting subjects, noting your areas of expertise within the application.    

Applicants must be NZ registered and committed to upholding the unique special Christian character of the school. Make the move to an amazing climate, community and school. We offer a high-priority salary allowance, superb communities, unspoilt beaches, fantastic students, and supportive, fun-filled proactive colleagues.

Team. Whānau. Life.  Fun.  Faith.  Humility.  Honour.  Excellence.  Identity. These summarise who and what we are.  To this end, we are seeking someone with excellent organisational skills and the ability to communicate well to a wide range of people; someone who is a team player, has a good sense of humour, possesses a good understanding of the beautiful mix of Christianity and te ao Māori, is teachable and able to incorporate innovative and forward-thinking ideas.

This opportunity is unique – living and working in the warmest part of the country, surrounded by the best environment, beaches, and people with a school community that is wanting to stand out and above. 

High priority staff allowance applicable; possible travel assistance may also apply.

A strong alignment with our school’s unique special Christian character is essential. To get a feel for what makes our school so special, head along to our Facebook page, school website and church website. 

If you would like to join the team, contact us – the time is now!


How to apply

Please send your CV, application and photo to:

Sky Ropati, Principal’s PA
(09) 408 2671

Vacancy reference #:1HAB12

Listed 9:31 am 11 September 2020
Closes 16 October 2020

School details

Kaitaia Abundant Life School

Type: Composite
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 237

School number: 238
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Physical address:
11 North Road, Kaitaia

Postal Address:
P O Box 246, Kaitaia, 0441