Ao Tawhiti Unlimited Discovery Canterbury

Learning advisor Y7–13 Drama

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

The arts

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 1:01 PM 08 November 2021
Closes 5pm 19 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR40

Full-time, permanent, Start date: 31/01/2022, 

Ao Tawhiti Unlimited Discovery is a special character area school based in central Christchurch. We have a fundamental tenet that the child is central in directing their own learning so that the enthusiasm and love of learning is retained. Our students value the choice, flexibility and respect that our style of education provides them.  

Our key values are whanaungatanga, kaha, aroha, whakaute and tiakitanga.

We are fortunate in being based in the central city, as this means that we have access to the resources and facilities that are available in the city. 

We are looking for a permanent full-time learning advisor to join our Y7–13 community in 2022. They should be able to teach Drama to NCEA Level 3 and Scholarship. We are looking for a staff member who has excellent relational practice and strong pedagogical knowledge. The successful candidate will also be able to work in a flexible learning environment and have the confidence to support students to be self-directive in their learning. An understanding of how to incorporate Mātauranga Māori into the curriculum would be beneficial. 

We strongly advise applicants to come into the school for a tour before submitting their CV and letter of application. To organise a tour or ask questions about the position or school contact Megan Taylor at Please be advised that you will have to do a presentation to our wider school community as part of the interview process. This presentation will be a virtual presentation if we are still at Alert Level Two, or a higher Alert Level. 

How to apply

Please send your covering letter and CV to:

Megan Taylor
(027) 361 6760

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAR40

Listed 1:01 PM 08 November 2021
Closes 5pm 19 November 2021

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School details

Ao Tawhiti Unlimited Discovery

Type: Composite
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 648

School number: 683
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Physical address:
5 Mollett St, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 4666, Christchurch Central, Christchurch, 8140