Addington Te Kura Taumatua Canterbury

Classroom 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 2:38 PM 22 October 2021
Closes 4pm 08 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQf7

Do you have a strong back, soft front and a wild heart? Then an exciting opportunity exists for you to join our collaborative teaching team for a year. 

We value awesome achievement so you need to be: 

  • Creative and innovative in the designing and delivering learning 
  • Help all of our tamariki to discover unrealised potential
  • Bring joy to learning and your classroom
  • Lead children towards taking increased ownership of their learning
  • Seize the opportunities to share and shine with your personal strength and passions.

We value brilliant behaviour so you need to:

  • Be kind, consistent and fair
  • Be forgiving and understanding
  • Be energetic, have spark
  • Be vulnerable and show courage
  • Be aware of and maintain a work/life balance. 

And we value being connected citizens so you need to:

  • Develop strong relationship with your tamariki
  • Work collaboratively to build a strong working relationship with staff and whānau
  • Bring your fun and laughter to the corporate life of the school.

We use CliftonStrengths to help all our staff identify and describe their natural talents and to help them turn these talents into strength. We want to work with your strengths and talents so that you thrive.

PB4L, Pr1me, NPDL, Seesaw, Hero, Hail and together learning and using te reo Māori all shape our multicultural and inclusive school culture. So if you’re experienced please tell us. 

We want to know your preferred area/s of the school to teach in and make sure you let us know your curriculum strengths as well as what awesome extras we would be blessed with if you were on our team. So if you’re up to turning challenges into opportunities then we’d love for you to apply.

How to apply

Please email us your covering letter and CV stating strengths and experience including 3 relevant referees for the position to:

Donna Buchanan, Tumuaki
(03) 366 2909

Vacancy reference #:1HAQf7

Listed 2:38 PM 22 October 2021
Closes 4pm 08 November 2021

Addington Te Kura Taumatua NZ

School details

Addington Te Kura Taumatua

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 278

School number: 3271
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Physical address:
22 Brougham Street, Addington, Christchurch

Postal Address:
22 Brougham Street, Addington, Christchurch, 8024