Dance and Drama Teacher

Listed Date : 11 Sep 2020 Full Time

Applications close on Monday 12 October at 4 pm

Full time, fixed term.

Start: Term 1 2021 until the end of Term 4 2021.

We seek an inspiring, energetic, creative and collaborative teacher with the ability to teach dance and drama, preferably to senior level.  Please indicate any other specialist subject areas.

Suitable for beginning teachers.

The candidate should have an awareness of current educational practice and be prepared to be actively involved in the co-curricular life of the college.

Staff and Work Environment

We are a decile 9 Microsoft Global Showcase college with modern facilities located in East Auckland. Commitment to our whanau-based philosophy and participation in the co-curricular life of the college is expected.

Our professional and highly motivated staff provide intellectual challenge through quality teaching and learning programmes within a safe, supportive environment. Botany Downs Secondary College is committed to building strong future prospects for our students, the citizens and leaders of tomorrow. It is our belief that all students have a potential well beyond the levels of current performance and we wish to work with them to develop their wider range of talents, skills and abilities. We hope students themselves will develop a passion for learning.

Our college has systems in place designed to support the career development of all our staff, including mentoring and training programmes. The Learning Areas are well-resourced and enjoy a collaborative team approach. As a whānau-based school, oversight of learning progress and personal development of students is an important element of providing an excellent learning environment. Botany Downs Secondary College is a modern, innovative school.

Teaching staff are expected to have sound ICT skills and be prepared to participate in the Mentoring, and Co-curricular programmes. Commitment to our vision, philosophy and co-curricular life of the college is a condition of employment.

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Applications to be addressed to the Principal’s PA Yvonne de Graaf and emailed to

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