Full-time One Year Fixed Term Drama and English
This very rare and exciting full time position has become available for 2019. English and Drama are seminal to the schools Special Character. They are where the qualities of humanity are exemplified, aspired towards and formed in our students. It is therefore essential that the candidate can demonstrate an English capacity that incorporates our HEAD, HEART and HAND based pedagogy, and a vibrant, imaginative, inclusive love for drama.
The successful applicant will need to be engaged in the Special character Mainlesson programme.
Any applicant will need to demonstrate high levels of engagement with students and staff, have a thorough understanding of Steiner education, be willing to develop themselves professionally and personally in a Steiner pedagogy and be a fine role model for our tamariki.
The full time position is 12- 14 hours of drama, both in lessons and the schools major production, and 4- 6 hours of English. These may vary based on 2019 requirements.
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How to become a Steiner School teacher in Christchurch.
Teaching in a Steiner school is one of the most rewarding vocations. Our aspiration as teachers is to inspire young students in their relationship to the world, in their love for their fellow humans on earth, to give them skills to effectively create a future for themselves and to find their own unique individuality.
We attempt to create Teaching into an Art form that elevates our vocation into something very meaningful.
Trained teachers with a Bachelor of Education, or with a post graduate diploma, or untrained teachers can enrol in a one or two-year course at Taruna College in Hawke’s Bay, the country’s only dedicated Steiner Training institute.
The Auckland University of Technology (AUT) offers a 3 year Bachelor of Education (Steiner) in both Early Childhood and Primary. The Federation has developed a part time 2 year In Service "Certificate of Rudolf Steiner Education" for practising teachers which is taught at Taruna.
Each school has an extensive ongoing Professional development programme in
both Steiner and State best practise and principles
Untrained teachers would be required to complete a Bachelor or equivalent degree before being employed by the school.
Taruna also offers refresher courses for all teachers throughout the year. They provide Steiner based courses in many areas including nursing, art, and agriculture.
Teachers who have been trained overseas and wish to teach in New Zealand, or have qualifications that could be cross credited towards education qualifications, will need to have their qualifications approved by the NZ Qualification Authority.
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