Otaki School Wellington

Kaiako - Māori immersion

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

Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 1:10 PM 27 September 2021
Closes 5pm 17 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPyr

E ngā mana, e ngā reo, e ngā karangatanga maha, tēnā koutou!

Due to one of our kaiako taking a year's leave, we are looking for an outstanding teacher to join our team to work as part of the Te Korowai Whakamana Māori Medium pathway, teaching either the in Tau 4–6 or Tau 2–4 class.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is proficient in te reo Māori me ōna tikanga, and acknowledges the kawa of Ngāti Raukawa ki te tonga under which our kura sits
  • Is able to build strong relationships with ākonga and their whānau
  • Has a passion for turning our learners of today into leaders of tomorrow
  • Is able and/or confident in working in a 1:1 Chromebook class. PD will be given to support you in this area
  • Has a sense of fun and creativity
  • Is highly collaborative
  • Having the ability to lead the IT development of the school is desirable but not required. Please state in your covering letter if you have skills in this area.  A unit and release is provided for this extra responsibility

We offer:

  • Awesome tamariki and whānau
  • A fun, professional and supportive group of fellow kaiako
  • Opportunities to grow and develop your practice.

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.  Ko ā tātou tamariki ngā rangatira ō āpōpō.

How to apply

Please write your cover letter in te reo Māori and email along with your CV to:

Rauru Walker, Tumuaki
(06) 364 8704

Vacancy reference #:1HAPyr

Listed 1:10 PM 27 September 2021
Closes 5pm 17 October 2021

Otaki School NZ

School details

Otaki School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 173

School number: 2939
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Physical address:
Mill Road, Otaki

Postal Address:
Mill Road, Otaki, 5512