Job Vacancy

Vision: Sharp Minds, Strong Bodies, Good Hearts

Mission: Growing Leaders, one child at a time

Be on the front line of developing a new breed of Pasifika and Maori learners with a team of innovators.

The Rise UP Academy has a Christian philosophy and applicants would have the willingness and ability to deliver quality learning programmes and work within our Special Character.  This is a condition of appointment.

Located in Mangere East, our school is the first Primary Partnership School in Aotearoa. We currently have Years 1-8 with 107 students.  We are seeking to recruit a Year 4 Teacher position. We need a teacher who shares our values and have a PASSION for improving student achievement for priority learners.

A Rise UP teacher will:

  • Have a genuine heart for children
  • Strive for excellence in student achievement
  • Have a strong focus on performance and will set high standards for themselves and others
  • Recognise the potential in learners and nurture growth
  • Implement the NZ Curriculum excellently integrating Christian values
  • Commit to being a reflective practitioner
  • Demonstrate excellent Inquiry based Pedagogy
  • Build high trust, working relationships with staff and parents quickly

Skills & Experience

  • Minimum of a Bachelor of Education degree
  • Current New Zealand Teacher Registration
  • Experience in whanau engagement and relationship building in a school community
  • Focus on the guiding principles of Tu Rangatira and the Pasifika Education Plan
  • Demonstrate the utmost respect and drive to see educational success for our priority students
  • Applications are welcomed from experienced people who clearly demonstrate these qualities.

People enjoy working for Rise UP because they are making a positive difference to the achievement of children and their whanau.

Applications close Sunday 22 October, 2017

Send CV to: admin@riseuptrust.org.nz