I am delighted that you are considering a position at Jireh Christian School. Jireh Christian School is a state integrated co-educational full primary school situated in Avondale with a starting roll of 208 students. We are a Christ centred, multicultural community of learning where each child is viewed as being unique with particular giftings, finding expression and significance in community.
Our highly valued student outcomes are; to be Christ centred, confident, connected, contributing and continually learning. Committed staff nurture students to reach their full potential in order to use their giftings in service of others and to glorify God.
The curriculum is developed from a Biblical world view and encourages students to thinking critically and look for solutions to problems based on biblical principles. The learning programmes are designed to give students a rich variety of experiences so that they may develop a lifelong love of learning and become confident, change agents equipped to be independent, innovative, collaborative problem solvers who are able to communicate their learning succinctly in a variety of ways. Parent, student and teacher partnerships are one of our foundation stones. All people are valued as image bearers of God and have the capacity to contribute meaningfully. High levels of trust are encouraged.
We take responsibility for our actions and are not afraid to take risks which lead to greater learning, showing resilience and perseverance. We value our environment and endeavour to be good stewards of it. We are open to new learning and are reflective about all we do.
If you feel that this learning community is a place where you will find success and be reciprocally happy and able to contribute significantly please feel free to contact me or complete and email the appropriate application pack to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jireh Christian School
Available Teaching Positions
- Full time, fixed-term Primary Teacher
- Start Date: 15 October
- End Date: 20/12/2018
Role Description: Year 1 Teaching Position
Jireh Christian School is a Y1–8, state integrated school. We are seeking a dedicated and passionate teacher to join our team committed to best practice within the context of 21st Century Learning pedagogy. We are a supportive, collaborative and future-focused school with high expectations for building strong relationships with our staff, students and whānau. A willingness and commitment to uphold and contribute to the Christian special character of the school are favourable. Applicants must be NZ registered.
Applications close at 4.00pm on Monday 24 September 2018. All applications must be made on the school application form and submitted with a CV and cover letter. You may download and complete this application form:
Completed applications can be either emailed or posted to The Administrator, Jireh Christian School, 63 St. Georges Road, Avondale 0600