Bream Bay College Northland

Biology and junior science teacher

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Certificated teacher


Listed 3:16 pm 27 November 2020
Closes 3pm 13 December 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HAF3G

Job attributes: able to teach biology up to Y12–13 and junior science. 

Position starts 2021.

We are committed to providing the best education and facilities that develop well-rounded, innovative and culturally responsive thinkers who can contribute to a diverse world. We are about educating people to be successful, Whakaako nga tangata kia tutuki tika.

Academic: the college is a member of the NPDL Global international cluster and it is committed to deep learning at all levels. Our curriculum includes the intentional teaching of learning competencies along with a commitment to learning partnering, authentic contexts, presentation and publishing of work. Staff will be expected to participate and contribute to cross-curricular learning. Our academic tracking operates from Y7–13 and is real time, predictive, comparative and now tracks 6 learning competencies at junior levels. We expect to achieve NCEA academic results that are well above national averages. All teachers are issued a laptop and they are expected to use technology to enhance learning on a period by period basis. BBC is a google school.

Pastoral: we are a relationships-based school that has been using restorative practices since 2001. Staff are trained in restorative practices and use these on a daily basis.

Facilities: the college has well-resourced classrooms and large grounds. We are experiencing roll growth and have started work on the process of provision of six new classrooms.  

Co-curricular: students participate in a wide range of co-curricular activities from sporting, clubs or service areas. All staff are expected to contribute to a co-curricular area in the school.

Citizenship: the college is committed to producing well-rounded citizens and these attributes are encouraged, taught and rewarded at prizegivings.

How to apply

Please send your CV, covering letter and a completed application form or direct enquiries to:

Beverley Webb, Principal's PA
2 Peter Snell Road, Ruakaka, Auckland
(09) 432 8226

Download our application form

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Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAF3G

Listed 3:16 pm 27 November 2020
Closes 3pm 13 December 2020

School details

Bream Bay College

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 558

School number: 20
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Physical address:
2 Peter Snell Road, Ruakaka

Postal Address:
P O Box 111, Ruakaka, 0151