6-9 Teacher

  • Employer: Nova Montessori School
  • Location: Canterbury, New Brighton
  • Work type: Full Time

Nova Montessori School is seeking a permanent primary (elementary) teacher beginning Term 3 or 4, 2017. The teacher (you) would work for at least one or two full terms in the 6-9 classroom, with our present teacher guide, before her departure at the beginning of 2018. Nova Montessori School, is a well-established Decile 8 independent Montessori school in Christchurch, New Zealand, with a roll of 70 students in its early childhood centre and primary school. The school is modern, well-resourced and set in beautiful, landscaped grounds beside the Avon River, close to the New Brighton shopping centre and library. We are also beside a public wooded park and the estuary. Nova has a very supportive teaching staff, parent body and Board of Trustees. We are seeking a permanent full-time state-registered, (or be willing to work towards gaining NZ state-registration through Recognition of Prior Learning) Montessori-qualified primary teacher to teach Y2–4.

  • You will be fully committed to the Montessori approach to education
  • You will have experience in teaching in a Montessori classroom at the Y2–4 level, (6 -9 years of age) and / or
  • You will have experience in working with children at the Y2-4 level, (6 – 9 years of age) and are willing to further undergo Montessori training
  • You will have the ability to help build strong co-operative relationships with parents and colleagues.

For further information about Nova Montessori School see this website www.novamontessori.school.nz

Applications close 4 pm, Friday 16th June. For enquiries, phone Pauline Matsis on (03) 382 0503, or send your covering letter and CV Pauline Matsis, Co-Principal, 53 Owles Terrace, New Brighton, Christchurch New Zealand 8061, or via email to admin@novamontessori.school.nz

MANZ Member School  •  6 April 2017