Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato

Location: Waikato Museum

Employment Type:  Permanent

Applications Close: 30 January 2023

In the role of museum educator, you will develop and deliver high quality and innovative education programmes and learning experiences that align with the Aotearoa New Zealand curriculum and that engage our schools and communities with the Gallery and Museum's collections and exhibitions. Working with schools, groups and our growing community, you'll bring our local history and art exhibitions alive and ignite life-long learning

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Teaching qualification and NZ registration
  • At least three years’ experience as a teacher
  • Experience in needs assessment, and development of needs and curriculum-based education programmes across multiple audiences
  • Knowledge of Te Whariki Early Childhood Curriculum and the New Zealand School Curriculum

We can offer you:

  • Permanent full-time opportunity working 40 hours per week – Monday to Friday (and will also include occasional weekend and evening work)
  • Competitive salary rate starting at $74,000 per annum and could be negotiated for the right candidate
  • Free medical insurance
  • Ongoing learning and development

Become part of the Waikato Museum team creating a unique cultural destination for Hamilton and the greater Waikato.

Learn more about the role by clicking here to view a copy of the position description!

If this role sounds like it’s for you, we would love to hear from you. Make it happen and apply online today!

All candidates will be notified of the outcome on their application via email. This role is covered by the Children’s Act 2014, which means that shortlisted candidates will be required to undergo all safety checking requirements under the Act before commencing employment, as well as during employment. Short-listed candidates may be required to complete an interview process, reference checks, pre-employment medical, drug and alcohol assessments, credit check and a Ministry of Justice or Police vetting check.

We will only collect personal information from you, or any relevant agencies with your consent, in accordance with our obligations in the Privacy Act 2020, which are to only undertake pre-employment screening checks relevant to the specific duties and functions of the role being advertised. The types of checks we conduct will vary depending on the role. You can find more information by clicking here about our recruitment process including the specific checks we undertake for each role.

Hamilton City Council is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture.

Please note this role is being sourced directly and we are not accepting applications via external recruitment agencies.  Due to border restrictions, only people who are already eligible to live and work in New Zealand should apply. Evidence will be required.

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