WVS Teacher Application Pack November 2023 .pdf

Teacher Permanent, Full Time, Classroom - Senior Teacher (Yr2/3) 

We are looking for a GREAT experienced teacher to join our wonderful school.

Located in Kurow, at the base of the Waitaki Lakes, Waitaki Valley school is purpose-built, encouraging collaboration and vibrancy for both students and teachers.

The successful applicant will be a team player, have effective teaching practices, and will develop strong relationships with ākonga and whānau. We seek a highly motivated, innovative, skilled and student-focused teacher to join our Junior Teina Hub and teach our yr 2/3 students. Knowledge of Structured Literacy is an advantage.

1-2 units may be available for an experienced teacher seeking a Sports Coordinator or Hub leadership role. Please state your strengths.

Please note that we are not considering beginning or overseas teachers for this position.

Applications close 5pm, Friday 1st December 2023. School visits are encouraged and can be arranged by contacting the Principal, Jane Severinsen. Application packs are available by emailing

School accommodation is available: Please enquire if interested. PROPOSED APPOINTMENT TIMELINE

Advertised in Education Gazette online- Friday 17th November 2023 

Applications close 5pm - Friday 1st December 2023
Proposed interview dates (personal / zoom) - 4th -10th December

Position commences - Term 1 2024 or Term 2 2024

Email - Jane Severinsen principal@waitakivalley, if you cannot download the application form.

You are welcome to visit or ring regarding the position. 

Application Form