Te Kāpehu Whetū (Tuakana) Northland

Pouako te reo Māori

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Mātauranga Māori

Te reo Māori

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 8:46 AM 26 January 2022
Closes 5pm 28 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HASYH

The designated character of Te Kāpehu Whetū (Tuakana) reflects a kura committed to te reo me ona tikanga o Ngāpuhi-nui-tonu with adherence to te Tiriti O Waitangi and the rights accorded us, with particular reference to Article 3 which grants us the rights of citizenship which were affirmed by the men of the 28 (Māori) Battalion who paid the ultimate price of citizenship. 

This serves as the korowai for the kura, the designated character cements our unique educational approach of providing a tikanga Māori-based programme of learning that includes and supports ākonga to achieve their aspirations within the kura and beyond.


  • Experienced skilled practitioner that can demonstrate subject/area/field of knowledge and the ability to plan, deliver, assess and use data to determine next iteration of learning for each student
  • Experienced skilled practitioner that can demonstrate working in a student centered environment using a range of teaching styles appropriate to each student and each area of learning that creates an optimum conditions for learning
  • Experienced skilled practitioner that can demonstrate passion for teaching, creating a safe stimulating, engaging environment that creates a desire for learning, reinforces self-esteem and a drive for achievement
  • Can show that you can build and maintained strong, effective, collaborative working relationships with colleagues
  • Experience within a Māori organisation or Māori community.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Mae Henry, Human Services Manager
(021) 185 1494

Vacancy reference #:1HASYH

Listed 8:46 AM 26 January 2022
Closes 5pm 28 February 2022

Te Kāpehu Whetū (Tuakana) NZ

School details

Te Kāpehu Whetū (Tuakana)

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 59

School number: 870
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Physical address:
171 Lower Dent Street, Whangarei

Postal Address:
185 Lower Dent Street, Whangarei, 110.0