Full time, Fixed term, Start Date: 29/01/2021, End Date: 15/12/2021 (Establishing Te Reo bilingual class)
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, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao
Our vibrant, multicultural and inclusive kura is looking for a kaiako with vision and energy to help establish our first bilingual class. As a school we value diversity and are focused on giving tamariki a wide variety of learning opportunities and the best opportunity to achieve.
Our vision for the bilingual unit is that all tamariki no matter their ethnicity or te reo experience are welcome to be involved. It is vital that you are a motivated and excellent kaiako who is able to communicate and contribute collaboratively.
Are passionate about child-centred learning relationships
Have proven excellent teacher practice with sound knowledge and delivery, particularly for bilingual and differentiated learners.
Understand and promote student agency and integrated inquiry
Are able to explain how Te Tiriti o Waitangi influences your practice, incorporate te reo Māori throughout your teaching day and demonstrate culturally responsive practice
Have effective positive behaviour strategies with strong classroom practice.
Are a collaborator who:
Is skilled and thrives when working collaboratively
Is good at building relationships with ākonga, whānau and colleagues
Builds strong relationships and values partnership with whānau
Recognises that a multicultural community is a gift
Is able to lead others.
As a bilingual teacher you:
Will have a vision and passion that promotes te reo in Aotearoa for all
Are experienced and instructional kaiako of te reo Māori
Are well versed in tikanga Māori
Have good working knowledge of the NZC and understanding of Marautanga o Aotearoa
Have experience with second language acquisition teaching strategies.
We have a creative and dedicated staff, with a supportive board and families. Our values-based curriculum underpins our learning in an ILE.
We have a roll of 400 students.
If you love being challenged and find joy each day, please apply.
How to apply
Please email your CV and covering letter with any direct enquiries to: