Okaihau College Northland

Assistant head of learning area - science

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Middle leadership


Listed 9:22 AM 06 December 2021
Closes 4pm 13 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HARpz

An opportunity has arisen in our Y7–13 kura for a motivated and qualified assistant head of learning area – science.  The appointee will be expected to provide leadership and guidance for the science curriculum.

The successful applicant should have a background in the science curriculum and experience in teaching in the senior school. The appointee will be a motivated teacher and an aspiring leader, willing to collaborate with other teachers across curriculum areas to increase the levels of student achievement in our school.

A commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi, culturally responsive practice, and Te Ao Māori is vital.  We are looking for a teacher who is keen on developing curriculum with local and relevant content while integrating student interest, embracing cross curricular teaching and effective use of digital technology within the curriculum.    

This position comes with one permanent management unit. Please indicate in your application your specialist senior subjects.

How to apply

To request an application pack, please contact

Jenny Couchman (PA to the Principal)
Okaihau College, 58 Settlers Way, RD1, Okaihau
(09) 401 9030

Vacancy reference #:1HARpz

Listed 9:22 AM 06 December 2021
Closes 4pm 13 December 2021

Okaihau College NZ

School details

Okaihau College

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 363

School number: 7
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Physical address:
58 Settlers Way, Okaihau

Postal Address:
58 Settlers Way RD 1, Okaihau, 475