Selwyn College, Leader of Learning Area Maths (ref # 24258)

Job ID:15907
Title:Selwyn College, Leader of Learning Area Maths (ref # 24258)
Employment Type:Full time
Posted: Sep 02, 2019

Job Description

A great opportunity has become available for an experienced motivated teacher who is able to lead a large secondary school Mathematics Department with confidence.


Selwyn College is seeking to appoint a new Leader of the Learning Maths Learning Area to commence the academic school year 2020. This is a significant and influential position in the school and therefore carries a remuneration of 4 Middle Management Units and a Middle Management Allowance (4MUs and 1MMA).


You’ll need to have a successful background in teaching Maths and be confident chairing team meetings and moderating student assessments. The ability to manage, mentor and support a team of 12 Maths Teachers, who are at various stages of their careers, is essential.  You will be providing leadership and support to each team member to help advance their individual strengths and develop each team members career.   


Selwyn College is a co-educational school located in the Eastern suburbs of Auckland for years 9 -13 with 1200 students predominantly from the immediate neighbourhood


The school prioritises supporting students to become global citizens who achieve all they can through academia involvement in a diverse range of extracurricular activities.


This role may be your next career move to enter middle management / leadership, or you might already have leadership experience. The role provides you with the opportunity to live and work in one of the world’s most liveable cities, with diverse cultures, great atmosphere and facilities


Relevant Skills and experience:

Hold a relevant qualification in Mathematics and a recognised initial teacher education qualification

Experience and be confident in teaching Maths to senior level students


This could be your opportunity to interview with Kristina Appleby, our General Manager Permanent Recruitment, as she’ll be in Ireland and the UK interviewing for this role between the 17 - 27 October 2019 (exact dates and locations to be confirmed). 


You may be eligible for a $5000 overseas relocation grant from the Ministry of Education if you take up a teaching position in New Zealand. Now is a great time to come and teach in Aotearoa!

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