Job Vacancies

All teaching positions are advertised in the Education Gazette.

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Mathematics Teacher

We are looking for someone with experience, enthusiasm and the professional ability to become part of our well-resourced, highly-respected Mathematics department.

A Maths and Statistics specialist who can teach up to Level 3 Statistics and/or Calculus. In the Junior school, we are developing a DMIC problem-solving approach to teaching and learning, so a suitable candidate should be interested in this approach.

Permanent full-time position, commencing Term 1 2019.

Applications close 14 September, 12:00pm.

Applications, including application form, covering letter and CV to: vacancy@riccarton.school.nz

Dean – 1 permanent MMA + 1 fixed-term MMA

An exciting opportunity for a dynamic and enthusiastic teacher in our very supportive, innovative, multi-cultural, future-focused school. To start beginning of 2019. State supporting subjects.

Applications close 21 September, 12:00pm.

Applications, including application form, covering letter and CV to: vacancy@riccarton.school.nz

Head of Department – English as an Additional Language – 1 fixed-term MU and 1 fixed-term MMA

A unique opportunity for a Head of Department of English as an Additional Language. Riccarton High School is a multicultural school with over 50 ethnicities.

The English as an Additional Language Department has over 300 students with 6 EAL teachers (including HOD and an Assistant HOD), a Cultural Diversity Facilitator and between 5-6 bilingual teacher aides.

There is a comprehensive EAL programme from Years 9 to 13, Foundation to Stage 4 ELLP, which is expanding and always looking for new options.

Riccarton High School will be moving into the third year of its school-wide professional development focus on English Language Learners in 2019.

The HOD EAL will have a continued key role to co-lead this important focus.

You will need to have the skills to lead a team, advocate for English Language Learners and provide opportunities for school-wide staff to develop their cultural responsivity and teaching ELLs in the classroom.

This is a fixed-term position to cover a Teach NZ Study Award and refreshment leave taken conjointly.

Applications close 28 September, 12:00pm.

Applications, including application form, covering letter and CV to: vacancy@riccarton.school.nz