Kihikihi School Waikato

Kaiako - Y5–8

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, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao
FTMU may be available (Strengths dependant)

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 2:31 PM 21 January 2022
Closes 04 March 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASVX

We are seeking a deeply passionate and highly effective class teacher for  term 2, 2022 who wants to work in an exciting dual medium kura. We need someone with proven success and ability to create a learning environment that meets the aspirations and needs of our local whānau, iwi and hāpu.  

We are looking for a teacher who is compassionate and willing to be a champion to all students at our kura. Applicants should have strong interpersonal and organisational skills, highly effective proven classroom practice where breadth and depth of curriculum is embedded, proven highly effective behaviour management skills, a deep understanding of Te Ao Māori, a willingness to learn and teach Te Reo Māori and demonstrated knowledge of inclusive practice. Applicants should also be willing to be an active part of the team and someone who is excited about creating positive outcomes for all.

The ideal candidate would have strengths in

  • providing an integrated approach to learning where curriculum delivery is balanced,
  • cultural practices and regular use of Te Reo Māori in and out of the classroom
  • is a great team member, who is positive, resilient and is willing to grow self as well as others
  • quality practice of assessment for learning for improved outcomes for tamariki,
  • positive whānau engagement and knowledge of PB4L. 
  • working in a dual medium context or working with Māori Medium kura.

School visits are welcomed and encouraged. 

How to apply

Request an application pack before sending CV's

Whaea Sunny West, Principal
71 Whitmore Street, Kihikihi
(07) 871 6152

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HASVX

Listed 2:31 PM 21 January 2022
Closes 04 March 2022

Kihikihi School NZ

School details

Kihikihi School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 174

School number: 1776
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Physical address:
71 Whitmore Street, Kihikihi

Postal Address:
71 Whitmore Street, Kihikihi, Te Awamutu, 3800.0