University of Otago Otago

Provisionally certificated teachers and mentors facilitator


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

Listed 10:54 AM 29 September 2021
Closes 11:59pm 04 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQ29

This role presents a unique opportunity to join our provisionally certificated teacher (PCT), mentor and overseas trained teacher (OTT) facilitation team with a key role in providing professional learning and development (PLD) to support PCTs to achieve their Tūturu/Full Practising Certificates alongside their mentors in schools throughout Aotearoa New Zealand.

In this role you will support PCTs and their mentors in schools and communities with effective pedagogical practice through a variety of responsive delivery methods, including workshops, cluster hui, on-line and tailored support to meet individual needs as they implement high quality, educative induction and mentoring programmes.

This role can be based anywhere in New Zealand. Travel will be required to fulfil the responsibilities of the position.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about supporting teachers at the early stages of their career. It is essential that the successful candidate brings a proactive, collaborative approach and is able to work independently and remotely as part of a team.

The successful candidate will also have:

  • Teaching qualification, registration and current practicing certificate.
  • Experience teaching or leadership in kura/schools.
  • Content knowledge of The New Zealand Curriculum, including in depth understanding of teaching and learning principles and relevant assessment theory and practice
  • Teaching and professional supervision skills appropriate to working with teachers
  • Driver’s licence and flexibility to travel within NZ.

This is a full-time, fixed-term position available until January 2023.

You must have the right to live and work in New Zealand to apply for this position.

How to apply

Please applying through vacancy link.


Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQ29

Listed 10:54 AM 29 September 2021
Closes 11:59pm 04 October 2021

University of Otago NZ

Tertiary provider details

University of Otago

Type: University

Physical address:
362 Leith Street, Dunedin North, Dunedin

Postal Address:
P O Box 56, Dunedin, 9054