Birkdale North School Auckland

Lead teacher – junior syndicate

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

Listed 2:22 pm 02 December 2020
Closes 3pm 11 January 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAFE3

We are looking for an experienced and motivated teacher to join our leadership team! We wish to appoint an energetic, creative and enthusiastic lead teacher for our junior school  (Y1–3); someone who will inspire our learners, both our students and our teachers, to realise their full potential.

As the junior team leader you will be supported and mentored to build and maintain collaborative, innovative learning relationships with our children, colleagues and whānau over the Y1–3 area of our school. You will teach a class of year 1 and 2  students.  There will be support from the leadership team and some leadership release (0.06) to help build your capacity.

We are a unique and diverse small school ( roll 207), decile 5, in Birkdale on the North Shore of Auckland.  We are fortunate to have a wide range of cultures including our Māori whānua class, Ngā Muka, and our French bilingual classes, L’Étoile du Nord., We have a positive, collaborative school culture, with a passionate team who strive to provide a broad range of engaging experiences for all our students.

You will be a key member of the school’s leadership team, helping to guide our school as we develop our local curriculum in 2021, ensuring that we are providing authentic, culturally responsive learning experiences and success for all our students.

Our ideal candidate would be highly organised, have a great sense of humour and a love of learning,  If you are an experienced junior school teacher with strengths in literacy, looking to grow into a leadership role we would love for you to be part of our team.

Enclose your CV with  NZ teacher registration details when responding to the advertisement. We will interview any appropriate applicants as soon as their CV arrives.

How to apply

Please send your CV, NZ Teacher Registration details and any direct enquiries to:

Janette McDonald, Principal
213 Birkdale Road, Birkdale, Auckland 0626
(09) 483 8674

Vacancy reference #:1HAFE3

Listed 2:22 pm 02 December 2020
Closes 3pm 11 January 2021

School details

Birkdale North School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 205

School number: 1229
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Physical address:
213 Birkdale Road, Birkdale, Auckland

Postal Address:
213 Birkdale Road, Birkdale, Auckland, 0626