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Specialist Sensory Motor Teacher - Christchurch, New Zealand

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Role:  Specialist Sensory Motor Teacher (ref # 15225)

Start date:  25 Jan 2019 or by negotiation

Contract Type:  Full time with possibility of 1 management unit for sports co-ordination.

Contract Term: Permanent

Our client school in a rural setting of Christchurch seeks a qualified and experienced teacher to work in a special school, who has knowledge and understandings of Perceptual Motor Programme (PMP).  You will have a physical education background with an interest in special education applications and have a good understanding of working with students with trauma and how it affects brain development to implement sensory programmes around this.

The successful applicant will have the ability to design and facilitate programmes that:

  • Demonstrate an advanced understanding of instructional strategies for students with

autism, developmental delay, specific learning disabilities, and behaviour disorders;

  • Manage whole-group, small-group, and individual instruction to accommodate different

academic levels and learning styles; and meet the physical needs of students with learning and physical needs;

  • Help develop students sense of body awareness and sense of self and feeling ‘safe’;

  • Help develop motor skills, bilateral integration, coordination, muscle tone;

  • Create a calm purposeful learning environment for students who may need space and well-resourced support away from a conventional classroom environment;

  • Employ special educational strategies and techniques during instruction to improve the

development of sensory and perceptual-motor skills, language, cognition and memory.

This is a full-time permanent position with the possibility of 1 Management Unit (NZ $4000) for sports coordination. The school offers education programmes for students with special needs aged 5 – 21 years catering for children with high and complex needs. The school has input from a range of specialists employed directly by the school and provide specialist programmes. All classrooms have iPads, Interactive Whiteboards, and Laptops. They are passionate about creating an Aided Language Environment for all students who require alternative and augmentative communication. The school works closely with the Talklink Organisation to trial and access equipment.

School Programmes are delivered under the NZ Curriculum Framework. Each student has a

negotiated Individual Learning Programme (ILP) to ensure that they receive an education designed specifically for them. Curriculum levels range from Primary to National Certificate of Education Achievement (NCEA) Unit Standards.

You may be eligible for a $5000 overseas relocation grant from the Ministry of Education if you take up a teaching position in New Zealand before the 1 July 2019. Now is a great time to come and teach in Aotearoa!

Education Personnel are interviewing for this role in the UK and Ireland February 2019. To request an information pack for this role email careteam@edperson.co.nz quoting reference number #15225.

Please also fill out our free initial evaluation form for us to assess you eligibility for a NZ Visa.

Special Education Teacher - Auckland, New Zealand

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Postion: Special Education Teacher (ref #13742)
Start date: 29 April 2019 or earlier by negotiation
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Contract: Full time
Contract Term: Permanent

Mt Richmond Special School in Auckland, New Zealand’s largest city are looking for an exceptional special education teacher to join their team in a well-resourced and supportive school.

With your relevant experience and training you will work with a small group of teenagers with high needs Autism who have a programme based on life skills. Over time you will assume some leadership support for other classes with a high number of students with Autism and will be a member of the schools Organisational Lead Teachers’ group. This is your chance to grow a leadership role using your specialist skills in working with students with Autism as well as coaching and monitoring other teachers.

Mount Richmond Special School is comprised of 10 classes with 7 satellite classes located in mainstream schools around Auckland. Facilities include a music therapy room, woodwork room, horticultural area, covered playground and a sensory garden. Classrooms are well equipped with interactive whiteboards or smart TV’s and computers are available for the students. One Deputy Principal and three Assistant Principals are fully released to support staff and students across the school supporting class programmes, coaching, and mentoring teachers and ensuring that both the adapted New Zealand Curriculum and specialised programmes are implemented and monitored.

The successful candidate will:

  • hold a recognised initial teacher education qualification (required);

  • hold a qualification in special education (desirable);

  • have relevant experience teaching students with challenging behaviour and complex learning needs.

To request an information pack or to apply for this rewarding role email careteam@edperson.co.nz quoting reference number #13742.

Please also fill out our free initial evaluation form for us to assess you eligibility for a NZ Visa.

Head of Department Maths - Westport, New Zealand

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Postion: Head of Department Maths (ref # 3883)
Start date: ASAP
Location: Westport, New Zealand
Contract: Full time
Contract Term: Permanent

If you are an experienced mathematics teacher and are looking for that next career step - then this is your opportunity!

Buller High School, located in the West Coast Region of the South Island is looking for an exceptional mathematics teacher with experience at senior levels, to take on the permanent position of Head of Department Mathematics, from the end of April 2019.  

Buller High School is located in the rural community of Westport. It is a co-educational school that serves all towns within the Buller district, with a role size of about 350 students.

You will be leading a small, energetic team of about three to four mathematics teachers. Buller High School offers maths at all levels, teaching calculus and statistics up to National Certificate of Educational Achievement Level 3. All maths classes will be mixed ability, and senior students are encouraged to bring electronic devices to assist them in their learning. The school has four teaching spaces, and a department office for all staff members in the team.

The role comes with two management units, and one middle management unit. You will be remunerated for the management components of this role with approximately $10,000 NZD,  which will be additional to your base teachers salary.

Relevant skills and experience:

  • Hold a relevant qualification in Maths as well as a recognised initial teacher education qualification,

  • You will have experience and be confident in teaching English to senior level students.

Buller district has a total population of about 10,050, covering the small towns of Westport, Karamea and Reefton. Surrounded by an array of national parks, living on the West Coast provides you with the opportunity to immerse yourself in the outdoors: from surfing in Tauranga Bay, fishing and kayaking in the Buller River and trekking on one of the many walking tracks.

All enquiries for this position should come directly to Education Personnel.

Education Personnel are interviewing for this role in the UK and Ireland February 2019.

To express interest or apply for this role please email your CV to careteam@edperson.co.nz quoting reference number #3883

Please also fill out our free initial evaluation form for us to assess you eligibility for a NZ Visa.

Hard Materials Teacher - Pukekohe, Auckland

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Postion: Hard Materials Teacher (ref #3813)
Start date:
ASAP
Location: Pukekohe, Auckland
Contract: Full time
Contract Term: Permanent


Are you an experienced and passionate Hard Materials Technology teacher looking for your next career move? – look no further!

Pukekohe Intermediate is currently seeking an enthusiastic and energetic technology teacher to join their friendly and supportive team for an immediate start.

A well-resourced middle years school (ages 11 -13 years) situated in the heart of Pukekohe township, Pukekohe Intermediate is the lead school for the surrounding Papakura and Franklin regions. It is a multicultural school with students coming from 6 contributing Primary schools with a variety of ethnicities and socio-economic backgrounds. Presently, the roll sits at just over 600 students and this number is expected to grow to over 1000 in the next decade.

The Leadership team and staff recognise the importance of the intermediate years as crucial in the lives of learners and are dedicated to ensuring that everything possible is done to support the academic, physical, emotional and social development of students during their transition from primary to secondary school.

The technology programme is currently undergoing changes to establish a more connected educational experiences and the appointee will be a key player in this transition.

For more information please request an information and application pack by emailing the Candidate Care team at Education   Personnel: careteam@edperson.co.nz, quoting reference #3813.

Please also fill out our free initial evaluation form for us to assess you eligibility for a NZ Visa.

Maths Teacher - Auckland, New Zealand

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Position: Maths Teacher (ref# 14954)

Start Date: Term 3, 22nd July 2019

Location: Auckland, New Zealand

Contract: Full Time

Contract Term: Permanent

Mahurangi College is looking for a collaborative Maths teacher, who is reflective in their practice.  A creative approach, as well as a desire to be challenge are valuable for this role. You will be working with a Maths Department that covers years 9-13, and has 8 teaching staff.  Strong curriculum knowledge would be an advantage.

A strong emphasis on academic achievement is also desired.  Mahurangi College has prided itself on six years of improvements in NCEA results, and this is something that they want to continue to grow within the school.

The college has one of the largest and most diverse secondary school catchments in New Zealand.  The 1,456 students come from NZ European, Maori, Pasifika, and other backgrounds from the large community surrounding the school.  An appreciation for culture and diversity are greatly desired for this role.

Mahurangi College is located 45 minutes north of Auckland City.  Surrounded by beautiful beaches and vineyards, as well as the Dome Forest, the area offers a lot of outdoor activities for all types of interests.  These areas are utilised for the for several extra-curricular groups, including outdoor education. However, there are other extra-curricular groups that you can get involved in, such as sports teams, performing arts, and cultural groups.

You may be eligible for a $5000 overseas relocation grant from the Ministry of Education if you take up a teaching position in New Zealand before the 1 July 2019. Now is a great time to come and teach in Aotearoa!

Education Personnel are interviewing for this role in the UK and Ireland February 2019.

To express interest or apply for this role please send your CV to careteam@edperson.co.nz quoting reference number #14954

Please also fill out our free initial evaluation form for us to assess you eligibility for a NZ Visa.

Maths, English and Science Teachers - New Zealand

New Zealand Skills in Demand have a fantastic opportunity for qualified Secondary School Teachers.

They are after:

  • Maths Teachers (Preferably with Statistics experience)

  • English Teachers

  • Science Teachers

The roles are for an independent school for boys from Year 9 to Year 13. The school has a culture of excellence in all aspects of education. They support and inspire their students to always aim high and achieve their best. 

There is development potential for the right candidates.

You must have:

  • Minimum of 3 year degree and teaching diploma as well as another 3 years (minimum) teaching experience

  • An NZQA recognised degree

  • A willingness to learn the NCEA system

  • Degree from a good reputable university

  • Good subject knowledge

  • Teachers Diploma

Pay range varies from NZ$60K up to $75K. The PPTA in NZ are currently negotiating for increases in Teachers’ salaries.

NZ Skills in Demand help you by preparing you and your documentation for the NZ marketplace, before putting you forward to willing and able employers at the right time.

This negates the need for you to take a scatter-gun approach with your CV, or (in most cases) having to worry about flying to NZ for interviews. They are a free service.

Best of all, they are a free service!

If you would like to discuss the role further:

1. Email ammar@nzskillsindemand.co.nz with your CV

2. Fill out our free initial evaluation form for us to assess you eligibility for a NZ Visa.

3. Attend a Seminar or Webinar with This is New Zealand

Maths Teacher - Southland, New Zealand

Maths Teacher
Gore High School
Gore, Southland, New Zealand

Ref #1190

If you are an experienced Mathematics teacher and are looking for that next career step – then this is your ideal opportunity! Education Personnel are recruiting for Gore High School in Southland, New Zealand.

The school has a boarding facility to cater for those students from further afield. With a roll of around 500 students, the school is large enough to provide a wide curriculum, including a thriving Maths department, while having the ability to know each student.

The leadership team and staff place strong emphasis on lifelong values of respect, responsibility, participation, and community. This well-respected high school has a proud tradition of educational excellence and strong school culture of ‘Courtesy, Effort and Responsibility.’

Gore is a small, friendly, rural New Zealand town of around 10,000 people and close proximity to many beautiful South Island attractions. A day trip to Dunedin, Invercargill and weekends at the ski-fields around Queenstown are only a couple of hours drive away. The school serves both the town of Gore and the surrounding rural areas, and the low cost of living in the region makes this a popular choice for families.

For more information please request an information and application pack by emailing the Candidate Care team at Education Personnel careteam@edperson.co.nz quoting reference #1190.

To discover your eligibility to work in New Zealand, fill out our free initial visa eligibility form.

Yr 7/8 Teacher - Auckland, New Zealand

Yr 7/8 Teacher
Auckland, New Zealand
Ref #408

Your opportunity to teach Yr 7/8 in this well run and well organised multicultural school in Southern Auckland.   You'll work with a high performing team in a supportive, collegial environment.  Your passion for teaching and to guide young people to be the best they can be will be rewarded as you make a real difference.

To find out more about this opportunity send your CV to careteam@edperson.co.nz, quoting reference #408 .

To discover your eligibility to work in New Zealand, fill out our free initial visa eligibility form.

Year 7/8 Teacher - Auckland, New Zealand

Year 7/8 Teacher
Auckland Noramal Intermediate
Auckland, New Zealand
Ref #433

If you want to teach in a school that is considered a leader nationally in teaching Year 7/8, 11 – 13 year olds and live in Auckland, New Zealand – then here is the ideal opportunity for you!

Auckland is a wonderful combination of city style and opportunities, with endless natural outdoor activities on your doorstep.  Auckland Normal Intermediate (ANI) is located in Mt Eden, known for its central location, history, great shops and cafes!

ANI is a high performing school characterised by exceptional levels of achievement by students, strong leadership across the school, high quality teaching programmes and a professional environment that focusses on student progress.  Teachers at ANI are passionate and motivated leaders of learning in the Year 7/8 age group.  High levels of collaboration across the school is strongly valued to focus on and enhance teacher ‘best practice’ and creating innovative approaches to learning and teaching. ANI also offers the highly sought after International Baccalaureate, Middle Years Programme curriculum.   The successful candidate will receive training in this, a great addition to your CV.  ‘Normal’ schools enjoy a close relationship with initial teacher education providers and regularly host student teachers. 

The school has been modernised into Learning Commons (or Innovative Learning Environments).  This means there are usually two classes and two teachers in each space, with a variety of flexible spaces for students to break off into.  This allows the students to develop and lead their own learning paths to a greater degree – better preparing them for our ever-changing digital society. 

While Intermediates in New Zealand are primary schools, ANI has specialist teachers in Science, Physical Education, Technology and Languages.  You may have a generalist primary background, or be a specific subject specialist teacher at the year 7/8 level.  Either way we’d love to hear from you, as this role is flexible.

As the Successful Candidate, you will:

  • Receive a Normal School allowance of $2,000 attached to your salary - this is in recognition that you will have trainee teachers in your class throughout the year observing you and being mentored.
  • Find the staff at ANI are very social!  There are many activities and events to take part in, even a free yoga and fitness class one morning and afternoon per week.

To discover your eligibility to work in New Zealand, fill out our free initial visa eligibility form.

Technology Teacher Rangiora - Canterbury, New Zealand

Technology Teacher
Rangiora, Canterbury, New Zealand
Ref# 453

This High School is an innovative decile 9 co-ed school of 1750 students, just 30 minutes from Christchurch.

They are committed to restorative practices and culturally responsive pedagogy. 

They are actively seeking an innovative teacher who have student voice and choice firmly at the heart of their practice.

You will be passionate about improving student engagement and achievement, have a clear focus on learning, be able to see the “big picture” across all learning areas, and be willing to commit to co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.

Ideally you will be able to teach junior woodwork with a technology design focus, and Senior Building and Construction.

To apply, please send your CV to careteam@edperson.co.nz quoting reference number #453

To discover your eligibility to work in New Zealand, fill out our free initial visa eligibility form.

Special Education Teacher - Auckland, New Zealand

Special Education Teacher
Auckland, New Zealand
Ref #283

New Zealand special school’s are looking for a special education teachers to teach students who have significant intellectual and complex disabilities.

The ideal candidate will:

  • be a New Zealand registered teacher, with proven experience in working with students with special needs in a satellite / mainstream context.
  • have a special education qualification and/or have participated in professional development that is relevant to the needs of students with special needs.
  • have a range of effective skills that assist students with intellectual impairment to learn. These may include the use of visual strategies, PECS, social stories, functional analysis of comprehension and behaviour, setting SMART targets, individualising programmes, use of appropriate feedback strategies, structuring the classroom environment.
  • be able to develop and implement systems which promote independence.
  • have good communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to manage and work with teams, as well as parents / whanau, caregivers and colleagues in a caring and supportive manner.
  • have a sense of humour, flexible approach, and effective organisational skills.

If you are passionate about working to better the lives of with students with intellectual disabilities then please send a copy of your CV through to careteam@edperson.co.nz, or call Kristina Appleby on 04-9102-212 for a confidential conversation. We encourage applicants to state any additional areas of strength, interest, or experience when making an application.

To discover your eligibility to work in New Zealand, fill out our free initial visa eligibility form.

Maths Teacher - Auckland, New Zealand

Maths Teacher
Aorere College
Auckland, New Zealand
Ref #72

Aorere College, a co-educational, state secondary school located in Auckland, is looking for an inspirational leader to take the helm of the Mathematics department. This position would suit someone with prior leadership experience or is an opportunity for someone ready to take that next career step. 

You will lead a well-resourced Mathematics department of fourteen staff. Students are excelling in this area and as Head of Department you will be influential in further increasing this positive momentum.

You will have belief in the ability of all young people and a commitment to working in a multi-cultural, student-focused environment.  You will have a positive attitude towards learning, great classroom management skills, and a genuine care for the well-being of students.  Curriculum experience and knowledge in Mathematics to senior level is essential, with relevant, advanced tertiary qualifications and a recognised teaching qualification also required.

As an integral part of Aorere College’s vision, which is “Working closely with our community to grow high-achieving young men and women with the character, confidence and qualifications for future success” you will be involved with students inside and outside the classroom, and will be expected to participate in the extra-curricular life of the school.   This proud school has a history of producing successful alumni with professional sportspeople and successful musicians amongst their graduates.

An information and application pack for this role is available by emailing the Candidate Care team, quoting ref # 72 at careteam@edperson.co.nz.

This is a permanent role with a start date in July 2018

To discover your eligibility to work in New Zealand, fill out our free initial visa eligibility form.

Relief Teaching - Auckland, New Zealand

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Relief Teaching
Auckland, New Zealand

Perfect for Working Holiday Visas

• Variety of teaching opportunities
• Primary and secondary opportunities
• Complete flexibility – work when you want

Do you want more choice and flexibility in your work? If so, you need to be talking to Education Personnel. We are the leading provider of relief teachers throughout  Auckland and we can offer you the variety and flexibility you may be seeking at the moment in your teaching career.

Relief teachers fulfil a vital role in New Zealand’s education network – without a readily available pool of skilled and committed teachers available to take on daily and short-term relief assignments, schools would be very challenged to meet their obligations. 

We’d love to talk to you about how Education Personnel can help you.
Please send your CV to careteam@edperson.co.nz to learn more.

To discover your eligibility to work in New Zealand, fill out our free initial visa eligibility form.

Relief Teaching Opportunities - Wellington, New Zealand

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Relief Teaching Opportunities
Wellington, New Zealand

Perfect for Working Holiday Visas

• Variety of teaching opportunities
• Primary and secondary opportunities
• Complete flexibility – work when you want

Do you want more choice and flexibility in your work? If so, you need to be talking to Education Personnel. We are the leading provider of relief teachers throughout the greater Wellington region and we can offer you the variety and flexibility you may be seeking at the moment in your teaching career. We work with over 100 schools in the region so can offer many options.

Relief teachers fulfil a vital role in New Zealand’s education network – without a readily available pool of skilled and committed teachers available to take on daily and short-term relief assignments, schools would be very challenged to meet their obligations. 

We’d love to talk to you about how Education Personnel can help you.
Please send your CV to careteam@edperson.co.nz to learn more.

To discover your eligibility to work in New Zealand, fill out our free initial visa eligibility form.

Special Education Teacher - New Zealand

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Special Education Teacher
New Zealand

New Zealand special school’s are looking for a special education teachers to teach students who have significant intellectual and complex disabilities.

The ideal candidate will:

  • be a New Zealand registered teacher, with proven experience in working with students with special needs in a satellite / mainstream context.

  • have a special education qualification and/or have participated in professional development that is relevant to the needs of students with special needs.

  • have a range of effective skills that assist students with intellectual impairment to learn. These may include the use of visual strategies, PECS, social stories, functional analysis of comprehension and behaviour, setting SMART targets, individualising programmes, use of appropriate feedback strategies, structuring the classroom environment.

  • be able to develop and implement systems which promote independence.

  • have good communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to manage and work with teams, as well as parents / whanau, caregivers and colleagues in a caring and supportive manner.

  • have a sense of humour, flexible approach, and effective organisational skills.

If you are passionate about working to better the lives of with students with intellectual disabilities then please send a copy of your CV through to careteam@edperson.co.nz quoting the reference number #283, or call Kristina Appleby on +64 4 910 2212 for a confidential conversation. We encourage applicants to state any additional areas of strength, interest, or experience when making an application.

To discover your eligibility to work in New Zealand, fill out our free initial visa eligibility form.

Brass Instrument Teacher: Itinerant - Invercargill, New Zealand

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Brass Instrument Teacher – Itinerant
Invercargill, New Zealand

You will join a great team of ITM’s and work in a variety of Southland schools.

You’ll be able to teach one or many brass instruments to individuals and small groups through a well co- ordinated timetable.

The ability to teach another instrument (eg, piano, vocals, guitar) is desired.

A vehicle will be provided.

If you are interested and would like further information please contact Zaf Burns at Education Personnel on +64 4 910 2214 or send your CV to careteam@edperson.co.nz quoting reference number #282.

To discover your eligibility to work in New Zealand, fill out our free initial visa eligibility form.

 

English Teacher - Auckland, Parnell, New Zealand

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English Teacher
Auckland, New Zealand

Commencing January 2018.

A leading, independent, coeducational school with modern facilities and a reputation for outstanding educational outcomes. Our teachers benefit from a highly resourced and modern teaching environment, focused students and competitive remuneration well above state rates.

Parnell based school.

To apply, please send your CV to careteam@edperson.co.nz quoting reference # 268

To discover your eligibility to work in New Zealand, fill out our free initial visa eligibility form.

English Teacher - Auckland, New Zealand

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English Teacher
Auckland, New Zealand

This Papakura based school is looking for an outstanding English teacher to join their motivated and vibrant team in the English department. Experience of teaching Cambridge IGCSE and A-Level English would be an advantage but not essential.

Applicants should be suitably qualified and prepared to play an active part in the co-curricular and professional life of the school.

Located near Paparkura, Auckland, this is a leading, independent, coeducational school. Teachers benefit from a highly resourced and modern teaching environment and competitive remuneration.

Position commences term 1, 2018.

To apply, please send your CV to careteam@edperson.co.nz quoting reference# 269.

To discover your eligibility to work in New Zealand, fill out our free initial visa eligibility form.

HOD: Trades Related Studies - Auckland, New Zealand

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HOD – Trades Related Studies
Auckland, New Zealand

At Southern Cross Campus, students benefit from an inclusive and culturally responsive environment. There is a real focus on achievement, and every year, their academic achievement results continue to increase.  The Southern Cross Campus consists of a junior school for years 1-6, and a senior college for Years 7-13 predominantly from the Pasifika and Maori communities.

This is an extraordinary opportunity for an inspirational HOD - Trades Related Studies. This is a great career step for an experienced teacher to incorporate their innovation and passion of the practical trades (building, metal, mechanical, design).

The successful applicant will:

  • Lead and further develop this multi trades programme

  • Work in a ‘State of the Art’ purpose build facility

  • Utilise your curriculum leadership experience

The senior college provides students with a wide range of subjects and learning pathways including trades academy courses and vocational pathway options, ensuring students gain meaningful qualifications and achieve their learning and career goals.

To request an information pack or to apply for this rewarding role, email careteam@edperson.co.nz (Ref# 209)

To discover your eligibility to work in New Zealand, fill out our free initial visa eligibility form.

English Teacher - Auckland, New Zealand

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English Teacher
Auckland, New Zealand

This college is a leading Decile 10, state co-educational secondary school of approximately 2500 students. Established in 1980 it has established a deserved reputation for high performance in the core business area of academic success.

The college has a student roll representing in excess of 50 nationalities. The diversity and energy of this truly international community of students and staff helps make the school dynamic and always interesting. The school was opened in 1980 and prides itself on being one of New Zealand's top secondary schools for academic results.

There is a huge range of opportunities available to students in culture and sports. It is compulsory for each student to participate in one of these activities.

This position requires someone who is:

  • An excellent communicator in English

  • An enthusiastic and dedicated educator

  • Experienced in teaching and carrying out assessment requirements for Year 13 English

In return you will be joining a top state Co-educational school in the country and work with dedicated students of English at Senior level.

To apply, please send your CV to careteam@edperson.co.nz quoting reference number #243

To discover your eligibility to work in New Zealand, fill out our free initial visa eligibility form.