Takaka Primary School Tasman/Nelson

Primary te reo Māori 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 11:01 am 19 April 2021
Closes 4.30pm 31 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAJzi

He Puawaitanga, our bilingual hub, is looking for a permanent kaiako, who can confidently teach the curriculum in te reo Māori. 

We seek a committed, dedicated and open-to-learning teacher to join our vibrant and happy school to start in term 1, 2022.

You will be a confident speaker of te reo and will lead the delivery of the curriculum in te reo Māori for between 12½–20 hours per week in one of the three classes (Y0–1, Y1–3, Y4–6), working alongside a supportive and professional team. You will possess a strong understanding of the NZC, be committed to working with ākonga, manawhenua, whānau, the school, and colleagues in an inclusive, relational manner that enhances the mana of individuals and grows the collective. 

Our school values of KIA ORA: Kotahitanga, Integrity, Adaptability, Open to learning, Respect and Aroha will underpin your teaching approach, and relationships-based learning and teaching will be at the heart of your teaching.

You will be well-supported by a highly collegial and collaborative staff, commitment to Te Ao Māori and culturally responsive practice that is embedded across the school, and manawhenua. Part-time will be considered for the right applicant. 

Schoolhouse available.

To arrange a visit, or get more information, please email the Acting Principal, Katie Lavers.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Katie Lavers, Acting Principal
(03) 525 9035

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAJzi

Listed 11:01 am 19 April 2021
Closes 4.30pm 31 July 2021

School details

Takaka Primary School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 153

School number: 3226
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Physical address:
9 Wadsworth Street, Takaka

Postal Address:
9 Wadsworth Street, Takaka, 7110