Social Sciences and Innovation teacher

Full-time, Permanent

Edgewater College is a co-educational, multi-cultural state secondary school in central/east Auckland. We serve a diverse urban environment covering a wide range of ethnic, social and economic situations.

We are looking for a visionary and collaborative teacher to join our Social Sciences team.  Our school values of māia | courage, manaakitanga | care and manawa reka | curiosity underpin our teaching and learning, and your ability to teach based on these values as well as culturally sustaining and restorative practices is an expectation.

We are seeking a dedicated education professional with a reputation for engaging, inspiring, challenging and empowering students.  Our ideal candidate would be able to teach across social science disciplines as we look to introduce more ‘humanities’ based courses in the future.  They would also have an interest in teaching future-focused integrated subjects such as that offered in our EDGE innovation programme.  Please state your senior teaching strengths in your application.

We offer excellent opportunities for personal and professional development and a caring and inclusive teaching and learning environment. As a community we are always looking towards ongoing improvement, so a positive attitude to learning and change is essential. 

The position will commence for the 2020 school year.

Interviews will take place on 20 December. On application please indicate your availability on this date.

Closes on 18 December.

Get in touch

Office hours

8:30am - 4:00pm Monday - Friday
New Zealand Time GMT+12

Physical address

32 Edgewater Drive
Pakuranga, Auckland 2010, New Zealand