Hagley Community College Canterbury

Forte ITM – lower string teacher

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

The arts

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 1:25 PM 30 November 2021
Closes 9am 07 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HARgh

Full-time, fixed-term (terms 1–2, 2022).

The Forte Unit of itinerant teachers of music (based at Hagley College) provide students with high quality music tuition within participating schools across the Canterbury Region. 

We seek a qualified, highly effective and inspiring lower string (cello/string bass teacher.)  

Applicants must have:

  • skills and experience in teaching cello with knowledge of string bass being an advantage; 
  • a good understanding of the Music curriculum (Y9–13); 
  • the ability to assist with NCEA performance preparation and assessment;
  • The ability to direct both large and small ensembles.
  • Flexibility within repertoire and a willingness to work with the varying requirements of a diverse range of music departments are expected.

The successful applicant needs to have current NZ teacher registration (preferred) or a Limited Authority to Teach (LAT).

Meets the Ministry of Health Covid-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order as it pertains to working in schools.

This role requires travel between different schools. A mileage allowance will be paid for travel incurred. 

All itinerant music teachers regularly engage in collaborative team meetings for professional development including a current focus on Tikanga and te reo Māori. 

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Sherron Harrison
(03) 379 3090

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HARgh

Listed 1:25 PM 30 November 2021
Closes 9am 07 December 2021

Hagley Community College NZ

School details

Hagley Community College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 1994

School number: 336
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Physical address:
510 Hagley Avenue, Christchurch Central, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 3084, Christchurch Central, Christchurch, 8140