Year 8 homeroom teacher:  We seek an enthusiastic, innovative, highly motivated, organised and culturally responsive teacher to work in our year 7 and 8 syndicate.  Experience and skills with forming OTJs and embedding ICT into the curriculum are preferable.  Please state curriculum strengths.  Permanent part time position (0.4 FTTE) starting Tuesday 23rd May 2017 or earlier by negotiation.  (Primary or secondary trained teachers are welcome to apply). 

Please send a completed application form (available on the school website), CV and covering letter stating your strengths for this position to Nikki Donaldson, Principal’s PA, Box 64, Maungaturoto, Northland; ph (0800) 682 628; email

Applications close 9am, Friday 21st April 2017.

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Job opportunities at Otamatea High School

Application process:  For all of these roles apply in writing (CV and completed support staff application form)  to  



Caretaker’s Assistant 

Hands on, practical person required to carry out a range of tasks around the school.  The ability to work under instruction and without direct supervision is essential.  This is a fixed term role for the 2017 academic year for 8 hours a week (one day a week).  Start date through negotiation.

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Itinerant music teachers

Otamatea High School is seeking itinerant music teachers who can teach any of the following instruments: voice, guitar, piano, drums, violin, and cello. 

We seek excellent and engaging itinerant music teachers for 2017 on the above stated instruments, with exact hours to be determined by student interest and available funding.  The positions are fixed-term and tutors would ideally be able to teach students of all skill levels, have culturally responsive teaching, and maintain high expectations of students' achievements.   Start date through negotiation.

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