Team Leader Montessori@Bellevue Primary School

  • Employer: Montessori@Bellevue
  • Location: Bay of Plenty, Tauranga
  • Work type: Permanent

Start date: Term 2, 2021 (negotiable)   Release time: 1 day per week for 2021 

Team leader of our Montessori unit (6–12-year-old students) within our state primary school. We are seeking an exceptional teacher and a dynamic and progressive leader who will make positive contributions to our Montessori School. 

We are a future focused school who pride ourselves on growing professional leaders at all levels. We have fantastic children, a supportive board of trustees and a wonderful community. Montessori education continues to grow in NZ and we currently make up 25% of the school’s roll. 

Successful applicants will have: 

  • The passion and desire to work outside the mainstream, yet within the NZC ● Exemplary levels of practice and an excellent knowledge of the NZ Curriculum ● The ability to consolidate and build on the strengths of our school community ● Culturally responsive and inclusive practices 
  • Interpersonal skills that promote trusting and professional relationships with staff and the community 
  • A commitment to ongoing Learning and Teaching as Inquiry processes ● A sense of humour and fun. 

Previous Montessori experience preferred but not a necessity, as professional development in the Montessori pedagogy will be an ongoing process. 

Applications close Friday 19th March 3pm 

Please complete the application form, and send a covering letter and CV to Anna Meehan (Principal): ameehan@bellevue.school.nz 

MANZ Member School  •  24 February 2021