Fairfield School (Levin) Manawatu/Whanganui

Y2 teacher

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 2:02 pm 31 March 2021
Closes 3pm 03 May 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJUc

We have 1 fixed-term position available for a Y2 teacher. We are seeking highly engaging and innovative teachers 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! 

Application packs are available from our website 


Positions advertised online Wednesday, 31 March 2021

Applications for positions close Monday 3 May 2021 (3pm)

Shortlisting of applicants Tuesday   May 2021

Interviews Thursday 6 May 2021

Offer of appointment made by Monday 10 May 2021  

FAIRFIELD 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    

Applicants would need to be willing and receptive to adhere to our philosophy and adopt the explicit, structured literacy approach to teaching literacy. Our criteria for 
appointment will be made in relation to the applicant’s ability and willingness to implement the above philosophies.

How to apply

All applications should be emailed to:

Alasdair Maclean
(06) 368 5513

Download our application form
Fixed Term Yr v2. 2 Fairfield School Application Pack April 2021 i

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAJUc

Listed 2:02 pm 31 March 2021
Closes 3pm 03 May 2021

School details

Fairfield School (Levin)

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 459

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

Postal Address:
89 Macarthur Street, Levin, 5510