We are seeking an experienced teacher to join our school in a Y7–8 class at the start of term 1, 2022. Wilford School has a roll of 281. Our location is within walking distance of Petone Beach, Petone Library, local indoor/outdoor recreational facilities and the heart of Jackson Street.
The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of the pre-adolescent mind and the changes that children undergo at this stage of life. They will also be experienced in working with children from all walks of life and share our belief that every child has the right to an inclusive education that supports the talents and abilities of each child. In this position working alongside whānau is critical to ensure the hauora of all tamariki.
The ability to build respectful, personable, and develop high-trust relationships with tamariki, parents, whānau and colleagues is vital. A full driver’s licence is desirable.
You will ideally possess experience in one or more of the following areas:
PE/sports and event management
Pasifika and/or kapa haka
We are proud of our team and passionate about our school, which features a large outdoor field, tennis/basketball courts and our own swimming pool. Our community is diverse and celebrating the cultures of all our students is important to us. We want you to share our passion for delivering a stellar educational experience that will have a long-lasting positive impact in our students’ lives.
How to apply
An application form is available on the school website, or by contacting the school office. Send your CV and completed application form, include 3 professional referees, 1 of whom must be your current (or last) employer to: