Prospero Teaching are working with an affluent High School located in Auckland who are seeking to recruit a qualified Physics Teacher who is confident and comfortable teaching Years 9-13 for a Term 2 start. The school are interested in hearing from experienced and recently qualified Physics Teachers and will assist in supporting the right candidate where necessary.

The school educates around 700 students from Years 9 to 13 with a strong emphasis on academic excellence, highly prized success in sport, and an amazing cultural and social community. They believe in ‘strength-based education’ focusing on each student’s strengths as opposed to trying to eradicate all faults and flaws. This enables their staff to focus on what the students are ‘doing right’ before focusing on their short comings. The school prides itself as an inspirational place where the achievement of pupils is paramount, and each student is encouraged to celebrate their individual talents.

The School can offer you:

  • Friendly, dynamic and enthusiastic pupils
  • A dedicated and motivated staff team who strongly believe in team work and building positive relationships across the school
  • An experienced leadership team
  • Exciting opportunities within their vibrant and multicultural community
  • A high focus on care, guidance and support for all staff members
  • Access to high quality professional development opportunities

The successful candidate will have:

  • A relevant teaching qualification from their respective country i.e. Bachelor’s, Master’s or Post Graduate Diploma
  • High standards and expectations
  • Excellent Physics subject knowledge (Engineering background preferred, but not essential)
  • A passionate teacher of Physics
  • Be able to plan, prepare and teach exciting and engaging lessons
  • Be aware of differentiating their lessons whilst working with the ethos of the school
  • A willingness to support extra-curricular opportunities

To be considered you must:

  • Be eligible to work in New Zealand
  • Be able to commit to a Term 2 start
  • Be willing to undertake a skype based interview (if based outside of New Zealand)
  • Received or in the process of applying for a New Zealand Teacher registration number
  • Be able to offer 2 referees within the last 2 years

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