2018 Teaching Vacancies

Scale A permanent and fixed term positions for 2018

Scale A
We seek energetic teachers who will inspire curiosity, encourage creativity, and engage learners in a variety of positive learning experiences. Strengths in literacy, numeracy and the integration ICT are essential.

Strong interpersonal skills and being prepared to share their skills and strengths to grow our collaborative Professional Learning Community is essential.

Willingness to work in a flexible learning environment is essential.

Year level(s) to be negotiated with successful candidates

Applications close 12pm, Thursday 12th  October.

Send CV and applciation form (download below)  SAE, to Principal, 31 Fifth Avenue, Tauranga 3110 - email: fhawes@tauranga.school.nz 


  • Advertised online – in Gazette 24th   September
  • School Tours offered: 9am  and  3.30pm 27th September and 10th October 9am.  Email principal@tauranga.school.nz if interested.
  • Job application process closes 12th October, 12pm
  • Interviewing week of 16 – 22nd October

Scale A positions – primary school

  • Applicants need to be prepared to work in any area of the school as a class teacher.  We will take into account preferences at the interview stage.
  • Positions will be offered dependent on the strengths of the applicants.
  • We are looking for highly collaborative teachers – we  offer Flexible Learning Environments in our middle and senior school
  • Strengths in the integration of ICT is an advantage,
  • We expect to see evidence of an understanding of 21st century learning pedagogies in applications.
  • It is very important that we employ staff who will embrace working in a collaborative culture where we all have collective responsibility for all learners in our school.  We work as a team and teachers are encouraged to visit each other’s classrooms and learn from the practice of their colleagues.
  • Leaning to Learn with  growth mindset principles are fundamental to our teaching and learning practice.
  • Mindfulness will be a school wide initiate in 2018 - a desire to learn and grow in this practice is essential.
  • Our Kahui Ako focus is Culturally Responsive and Relational Pedagogies.  An ability to contribute and willingness to learn in this area is essential.
  • To learn more about our school and our curriculum please look on the school website www.tauranga.school.nz
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