Fixed Term (18 Months) July Start
Pakiri School a small, progressive, semi-rural primary school, running from year one to eight, with a rich Māori culture and heritage. We are situated near world-class beaches and native bush with natural resources on our doorstep.
We are seeking a Montessori trained (6-12) and fully registered New Zealand teacher, or an international teacher eligible for registration by having a three, or four-year teaching degree as well as Montessori training, to lead our new Montessori Pathway under a ‘one-school’ vision. This is an exciting opportunity to revolutionise how the Montessori Pedagogy is integrated with an NZ State School under a collaborative partnership model.
To be successful in the role you will:
Have a passion for Montessori education and for working with children this age.
Have high emotional intelligence: be adaptive, self-aware, empathetic, balanced, curious, gracious.
Be highly collaborative.
Be able to build positive relationships with our Principal, Board of Trustees, staff, children, whānau and the wider community.
Be organised and self-driven.
Be committed to nurturing the growth, development, and independence of our children.
You will be part of a team that is passionate about delivering a new Montessori Pathway with plenty of professional development opportunities and a supportive environment.
Montessori qualifications are preferred, but should you have a willing ‘Montessori heart’ and be prepared to commit to Montessori training, then we would also like to hear from you.
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