Wellsford School Auckland

Y5–6 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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:27 AM 13 January 2022
Closes 4pm 25 January 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASMH

We are a fast growing Y1–8 full primary school with a roll of 400 students. The student community is approximately 54% NZ European, 40% Māori, and 6% other ethnicities. 

The school offers a predominantly English medium learning programme but at the same time focuses on Tikanga Māori, including te reo Māori (Māori language), waiata (Māori songs), kapa haka (Māori performing arts), and other cultural activities.  

We pride ourselves on our rich, diverse curriculum, but are also determined that our students make significant progress in reading, writing and math.

We are seeking a dynamic, innovative teacher who will build positive relationships with learners, parents and staff and who has a sound curriculum knowledge and skill. Our teachers demonstrate knowledge of all the professional standards for teachers.

We are looking for a teacher who:

  • Thrives on child-centred learning and wants the best for all learners
  • Models an inclusive education philosophy
  • Have the ability to motivate, encourage, support, and mentor students, their families and colleagues
  • Are interested in inquiry learning, student-led curriculum and student agency
  • Have a growth mindset and will inject innovation, passion and creativity
  • Are well-organised and collaborative
  • Want to be the best they can be and embrace all PLD opportunities
  • Enjoy being challenged and have a great sense of humour
  • Have PB4L experience and well-developed behaviour management techniques
  • Are culturally responsive. 

 Please note: 

  • Interviews: soon after 25 January 2022 
  • Positions commence: term 1, 2022. Negotiable if needed

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Jenifer Roberts, Acting Principal
47 School Road, Wellsford 0900
(09) 423 8024 / (021) 537 683

Download our application form
Application Pack Jan 2022

Vacancy reference #:1HASMH

Listed 9:27 AM 13 January 2022
Closes 4pm 25 January 2022

Wellsford School NZ

School details

Wellsford School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 380

School number: 1126
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Physical address:
47 School Road, Wellsford

Postal Address:
47 School Road, Wellsford, 900.0