Buller High School West Coast

Humanities teacher

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Certificated teacher

Social sciences

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 10:47 AM 30 September 2021
Closes 4pm 22 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQ6a

With a roll of approximately 340 students, we are a vibrant and successful coeducational secondary school in Westport, located in the wonderful Buller. The school’s inclusive school culture encourages students to participate and achieve in a range of leadership, sporting, arts and cultural activities within and outside the classroom.

We are seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated humanities teacher to join our well-resourced department. We currently offer history, geography and tourism in the senior school and social studies for all junior students. You will have the opportunity to work with the team to design the programmes to meet your individual strengths and student needs. Please state the curriculum strengths that you would bring to the department and to the wider school.

The successful candidate will be:

  • A NZ registered teacher
  • Focused on self-reflection and continuous improvement
  • A good communicator and be relationship focused
  • Flexible and adaptable.

Applicants must have a belief in the ability of young people and a commitment to working in a multicultural, student-focused environment. A willingness to make a contribution to the co-curricular life of the school is an advantage.

How to apply

Please request an application pack from:

The Office
(03) 789 7299

Vacancy reference #:1HAQ6a

Listed 10:47 AM 30 September 2021
Closes 4pm 22 October 2021

Buller High School NZ

School details

Buller High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 304

School number: 301
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Physical address:
33 Derby Street, Westport

Postal Address:
P O Box 87, Westport, 7866