Fraser High School Waikato

Leader of Curriculum-Teen Parent Unit-He Puaawai

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Other senior leadership

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 1:18 PM 05 March 2021
Closes 3pm 18 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHb9

We are seeking a permanent, full-time leader of curriculum of the Teen Parent Unit (LOC) who is a transformational and courageous leader.  Their leadership seeks to pursue and implement culturally responsive curriculum design, using technologies to realise the potential of teen parent learners.

The successful applicant needs to be passionate about the learning of a unique group of learners, mothers and young people, to be a leading voice and advocate for our young learner/mothers, so that they may achieve their learning aspirations in spite of the many barriers they face.

An essential aspect of the role is to ensure that our learners/mothers too, have a pro-active voice in determining their learning pathways, and to include their whānau.

Key attributes are –

  • Engaging interpersonal and open-minded leadership skills
  • Sound understanding of effective pedagogical leadership and practises 
  • Has an authentic empathy, a respectful, warm and demanding care for a whānau based unit, while being able to competently work in varied educational contexts
  • Must have a current NZ teaching qualification.

How to apply

Please visit our website "vacancy link" to apply. Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Wati Smiler, Executive Officer
(07) 847 9044

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAHb9

Listed 1:18 PM 05 March 2021
Closes 3pm 18 March 2021

School details

Fraser High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 1405

School number: 135
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Physical address:
72 Ellicott Road, Dinsdale, Hamilton

Postal Address:
P O Box 15121, Dinsdale, Hamilton, 3243