Within School Lead x 4 positions

The Central Taranaki Kahui Ako is seeking experienced teachers for the above fixed term role. We are looking for teachers who can build productive collaboration to help the Kahui Ako meet its student achievement challenges.

The Purpose of the Role:

The new role will provide a dedicated point of reference for kaiako/teacher as they grapple with problems of practice in order to lift ākonga/student achievement. The role will offer a guide for kaiako/teachers as they develop their own capabilities by making explicit effective approaches to teaching as inquiry. Kaiako/teachers in this new role will demonstrate and discuss how they draw on a range of professional resources to adapt what they do and incorporate innovative strategies in response to ākonga/student needs and strengths. They will work directly with other kaiako/teachers including those who come from other kura/schools in their Kahui Ako to help identify and respond to challenges in practice and support the Kahui Ako objectives.  Strengths or a willingness to learn in the Cultural Capacity space an advantage.


National and local criteria are both required for this role. Further details about the purpose, criteria and prerequisites of the role are contained in the job description.

Terms and Conditions:

The terms and conditions of this role are contained in:

• Primary Teachers’ Collective Agreement 2019-2022

• Secondary Teachers’ Collective Agreement 2019-2022

Time Allowance: 0.08 within your full-time permanent teaching position.

Remuneration: $8,000 per annum.

How to Apply:

Application documents will be available on our Kahui Ako Website.

If you would like to know more about the role please make contact with Kim, Gemma, Geoff or Makere.

Applications must include a letter explaining why you would like this role within your school, what attributes you would bring to this role including where your area of focus fits within one or more our Kahui Ako Achievement Challenges.

Applications Close on Friday 20th October 2023 at 4.00pm

If successful Interviews will be held between of the 24th – 27th October

For further information contact Kim Waite    06 7622849 (school)      0273483550