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Teacher of Second Language – Prep School Years 1-6

We are seeking an enthusiastic energetic and committed teacher to deliver the language programme to our Prep School (Years 1-6) students on a 0.6 permanent basis or LTR for Term 3 and 4, 2019 .  We are looking to continue language acquisition for our students and are open to suggestions on how best to deliver this programme.  The position will require a component of collaborative planning with classroom teachers and will include the responsibility of leading the language curriculum area alongside the PYP curriculum coordinator.  Please state your experience within the New Zealand curriculum and/or PYP curriculum.  Languages considered for this position would be as follows: Spanish, French, Te Reo Maori and Mandarin.

Scots College is an independent, Presbyterian school for boys located in Strathmore, Wellington.  The College exposes students to as many opportunities as possible as part of their all-round education.  High academic expectations are part of the culture of the College, as well as a commitment to ensuring a balanced, holistic approach to the education of our young men.

The College is fully authorized for the delivery of the IB Diploma, Middle Years Programme and Primary Years Programmes making Scots College an IB World School.  While experience teaching these programmes is desirable, it is not essential as training will be provided if required.

Applicants should have:

  • The ability to promote language acquisition within the College
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • The desire to be proactive in leading language in the Prep school
  • Experience in teaching a second language
  • A passion for boys’ education
  • The ability to manage and motivate young men
  • A commitment to our special character

Scots College offers a friendly and supportive environment, dedicated students and a comprehensive professional development programme.

Applications close on Friday 31st  May 2019 and are to comprise a covering letter and current CV (including the names of at least three referees).  Applications are to be submitted electronically to: hintonc@scotscollege.school.nz .

Claire Hinton
HR Manager
PO Box 15 064, Miramar
Wellington 6243
Tel: 04 388 0854

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