Kelvin Road School Auckland

Kaiwhakahaere – Te Whatitoka team leader

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Mātauranga Māori

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao

Listed 12:47 pm 13 October 2020
Closes 3pm 10 November 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HACbE

Kei te kimi mātou te kura o Kelvin Road i tētahi kaiwhakahaere mō Te Whatitoka Rimu o te Whānau Kahurangi me matatau te kaitono ki te reo Māori me ōna tikanga. He ngākaunui hoki te kaitono ki te hāpai, ki te tautoko i ā tātou tamariki Māori. 

We can offer you:

  • An opportunity to grow and develop your leadership capabilities with a leadership team that will encourage, challenge and support you.
  • A full time kaiāwhina
  • Classroom release to carry out your additional responsibilities.
  • A Y0–3 class of loving tamariki
  • Fantastic resources to support your creative genius including a school pool and healthy curriculum budgets
  • Colleagues with a good sense of humour who enjoy working within a whānau orientated environment
  • Classroom devices using the Google platform
  • A PB4L framework that supports student behaviour at school
  • A school that prioritises cultural identity, language and culture
  • A single cell classroom to call your own.


  • PTSA allowance
  • MITA allowance 
  • 2MU 
  • An opportunity to mentor a second year beginner teacher.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is fluent in te reo Māori
  • Will mentor, coach and lead Te Whatitoka Rimu o te Whānau Kahurangi to raise student achievement. 
  • Is an excellent classroom practitioner. 
  • Has up-to-date curriculum and assessment knowledge, including moderation and teaching as inquiry
  • Will lead and develop student agency in your own classroom and across your syndicate
  • Is a New Zealand registered teacher
  • Will bring something special about themselves that can be added to our already highly successful team.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Heather Tanner, Principal
(09) 298 8427

Download our application form
Employee application v41

Vacancy reference #:1HACbE

Listed 12:47 pm 13 October 2020
Closes 3pm 10 November 2020

School details

Kelvin Road School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 420

School number: 1332
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Physical address:
Kelvin Road, Papakura

Postal Address:
74 Kelvin Road, Papakura, 2110