Fairfield School (Levin) Manawatu/Whanganui

Y5–6 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 2:59 pm 16 April 2021
Closes 3pm 07 May 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJyf

We have 1 part-time, fixed-term (point 4) position available for a Y5–6 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! 

Timeline for appointment 

Positions advertised school website Friday 16 April 2021

Applications for positions close Friday 7 May 2021 (3pm)

Shortlisting of applicants Monday 10 May 2021

Interviews Thursday 13 May 2021

Offer of appointment made by Friday 14 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. Our criteria for appointment will be made in relation to the applicant’s ability and willingness to implement the above philosophies. 

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Alasdair Maclean
(06) 368 5513

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAJyf

Listed 2:59 pm 16 April 2021
Closes 3pm 07 May 2021

School details

Fairfield School (Levin)

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 494

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

Postal Address:
89 Macarthur Street, Levin, 5510