Newtown School Wellington

Scale A teacher, leader Y1-6 (2 positions)

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Other senior leadership

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
1 or 2MU

Listed 1:18 PM 10 September 2021
Closes 5pm 27 September 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPYu

Our vibrant, multicultural, and inclusive kura is looking for a kaiako with vision, energy, and leadership skills to start in 2022. We have a creative values-based curriculum that underpins our teaching and learning in an innovative learning environment.

This is an opportunity to use your skills, strengths, and knowledge to contribute to our kura. It is important that you can explain how Te Tiriti o Waitangi influences your practice and how you incorporate Te Reo Māori throughout your teaching day. 

Share your passions with us so we can see where you will make the greatest impact. 

In our kura you will have:

  • High-quality teaching practice with a  knowledge of design and delivery of New Zealand Curriculum
  • Inclusive practices to support all tamariki
  • Energy and passion for learning and diverse communities
  • Learning relationships with high expectations with tamariki and colleagues
  • Understand and promote student agency
  • Effective positive behaviour strategies including restorative practices
  • Collaboration skills that:
    • Build strong relationships and values partnerships with teams and whānau
    • Make a positive impact on all those you work with
    • Recognise a multicultural community is a gift
    • Lead others.

We are a creative, fun-loving staff with a supportive Board of Trustees and school community. If you love being challenged and finding positivity in your mahi, please apply. We look forward to welcoming you to our team.

How to apply

Please send your CV, cover letter and direct enquiries to:

Mark Brown, Tumuaki/Principal
16 Mein Street, Newtown, Wellington 6021
(04) 389 6667

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAPYu

Listed 1:18 PM 10 September 2021
Closes 5pm 27 September 2021

School details

Newtown School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 355

School number: 2926
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Physical address:
Mein Street, Newtown, Wellington

Postal Address:
Mein Street, Newtown, Wellington, 6021