Fairfield School (Levin) Manawatu/Whanganui

New entrant teacher

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

Listed 10:35 AM 05 March 2021
Closes 5pm 26 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAH_v

We have 1 fixed term position available for a new entrants class. We are seeking a highly engaging and innovative teacher with a sound understanding of the curriculum to join our team. If you would like to be part of a dynamic and collaborative environment, where teachers are well supported professionally, then Fairfield would like to hear from you! 

Position starts term 2, 2021.

School philosophy 

At Fairfield School we have spent considerable time researching, reading and understanding educational theory and neuroscience to inform and develop our own child centred curriculum. We also adhere to a play based philosophy, which allows our younger children to be immersed in authentic, practical learning.

Our philosophy is based on the following dispositions:

Child Centred


Hands On/Practical 


Interest Based

Play Based

Rich Tasks

  Choice and Voice

Formative Practice

Intrinsic Motivation

Creativity Partnership


Growth Mindset

Timeline for appointment 

Positions advertised online – Thursday 4 March 

Applications for positions close 5pm, Friday 26 March  

Shortlisting of applicants – Monday 29 March

Interviews – Wednesday 31 March

Offer of appointment made by Thursday, 1 April – Successful applicants notified.

Application packs are available from our website

How to apply

Please send your application, CV and direct enquiries to:

Alasdair Maclean
(027) 368 1143

Download our application form
Fairfield School Application Pack NE Fixed Term May 2021 1

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAH_v

Listed 10:35 AM 05 March 2021
Closes 5pm 26 March 2021

Fairfield School (Levin) NZ

School details

Fairfield School (Levin)

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 478

School number: 2838
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Physical address:
89 Macarthur Street, Levin

Postal Address:
89 Macarthur Street, Levin, 5510