We are seeking a team leader for our Montessori unit (6–12-year-old students) within our state primary school. An exceptional teacher and a dynamic and progressive leader who will make positive contributions to our Montessori school.
Start date: term 2, 2021 (negotiable)
Release time: 1 day per week for 2021.
We are a future-focused school who pride ourselves on growing professional leaders at all levels. We have fantastic children, a supportive board of trustees and a wonderful community. Montessori education continues to grow in NZ and we currently make up 25% of the school’s roll.
Successful applicants will have:
The passion and desire to work outside of mainstream pedagogy, yet within the NZC
Exemplary levels of practice and an excellent knowledge of the NZ Curriculum
The ability to consolidate and build on the strengths of our school community
Culturally responsive and inclusive practices
Interpersonal skills that promote trusting and professional relationships with staff and the community
A commitment to ongoing Learning and Teaching as Inquiry processes
A sense of humour and fun.
Previous Montessori experience preferred but is not a necessity, as professional development in the Montessori pedagogy will be an ongoing process.
How to apply
Please complete the application form and email a covering letter and CV to: