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Our Member Schools are innovative, diverse and professional places to work. Independent schools offer excellent resources, passionate and dedicated colleagues, motivated students, and the freedom to innovate and take risks. To learn more about what it’s like to work in an ISNZ Member School, see the profiles of our outstanding teachers and principals.

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HOD roles

Head of Faculty - Science - St Peter's School, Cambridge

Full time, Permanent 4 MUs

A rare opportunity exists for an exceptional leader to join our science faculty at St Peter’s School in Cambridge commencing in Term 2. 2019.

Reporting to the Deputy Principal, this role will lead the learning of science in the school. As the successful applicant, you will:

  • Use the NZ science curriculum to inform learning programme development  Lead and coach the science teaching team, inspiring high performance, engagement and empowerment.
  • Develop learning partnerships with teachers and students
  • Monitor student learning and track achievement
  • Build positive and respectful relationships with students
  • Actively involve parents and families in supporting student engagement in science
  • Work closely with our Deans and Senior Leadership Team to continuously raise student achievement

This exciting role requires a passion for science as well as exceptional relationship building and communication skills. An experienced teacher, you will also be a true people leader, who models resilience, innovation and empathy. Knowledge of the independent school sector is an advantage.

At St Peter’s we have an exceptional work environment in beautifully landscaped grounds. We offer excellent employment benefits including, access to our gym and pool facilities, staff lunches, excellent employer contribution to KiwiSaver and a culture which values excellence. At St Peter’s you will work in a collaborative team who are committed to making a difference in the lives of young people.

To apply Please click here

Applications close at noon Friday 22 February 2019.
 

Teaching roles

 

 

Music Teacher, Y0-6, (Permanent/Part-time) (0.625 FTE) - ACG Strathallan, Auckland

ACG Strathallan is a leading independent co-educational school with excellent facilities. Situated in Karaka, Papakura, we have a reputation for outstanding educational outcomes.

We are seeking a passionate, enthusiastic and collaborative Music Teacher to join our primary school. This is a rare opportunity to join an outstanding academic institution in a part-time, permanent position commencing Term 2, 2019.  

We welcome applications from candidates who are passionate about delivering exceptional learning experiences to our junior students.  The successful applicant will be fully registered and committed to working collaboratively within the overall ACG Education philosophy of teaching excellence.

To apply:

Please apply online by visiting http://hr.acgedu.com, job ref #6861

For further information about ACG Strathallan please visit www.acgedu.com

Applications close 10 February 2019.

 

Business Studies Teacher - ACG Strathallan, Auckland

Full time, Permanent, Secondary (Years 7–15), Certificated teacher

We are looking for an outstanding Business Studies teacher to join our motivated and vibrant team at ACG Strathallan. Experience of teaching Cambridge IGCSE and A-Level Business Studies would be an advantage but not essential.

Applicants should be suitably qualified and prepared to play an active part in the co-curricular and professional life of the school.

Located in Karaka, Auckland, ACG Strathallan is a leading, independent, coeducational school. Our teachers benefit from a highly resourced and modern teaching environment and competitive remuneration.

Position commences term 1, 2019.

To apply:

Please apply online by visiting http://hr.acgedu.com Job ref #6581

For further information about ACG Strathallan, please visit www.acgedu.com

 

English Teacher - ACG Tauranga

At ACG Education, we believe learning should be defined by the exceptional.  Over the past 20 years we have built an innovative, student-centred, learning community that provides outstanding education opportunities for students of all ages in New Zealand and internationally.

The leading provider of a world-class, values-driven, international education in the Bay of Plenty and ideally situated on a beautiful green campus, the ACG Tauranga community is warm and friendly and offers the highest standards of pastoral care.

The Cambridge Curriculum provides the basis for smooth progression and easy transition between Primary and Secondary. Education at ACG Tauranga means so much more than the pursuit of top results. Sports, the arts, community service and adventurous activity are all central to the balanced programme we offer.

ACG Tauranga is seeking a new English Teacher on a permanent full-time basis commencing Term 1, 2019.

We are looking for an outstanding teacher to deliver English. Applicants who can deliver other specialist subject areas in addition to English will be viewed favourably.

To apply:

Please apply online by visiting http://hr.acgedu.com Job ref #6542

For further information about ACG Tauranga, please visit www.acgedu.com

 

 

Relief Teachers - Christ's College, Canterbury

Christ's College is currently seeking qualified teachers to join our Relief staffing pool.  If you are interested in working in one of New Zealand's leading independent schools we would love to hear from you. 

We are looking for teachers with Physical Education and Health experience to commence immediately.

Please contact Robert Aburn (Assistant Principal) at raburn@christscollege.com or on mobile 027 706 6779.

 

Senior School Relief Teachers - Diocesan School for Girls, Auckland

We are looking for enthusiastic and engaging secondary trained Teachers, with NZ Curriculum experience to join our pool of relievers in the senior school.

With changed availability of some of our current relievers and long term relief opportunities that have arisen, we are now seeking additional relievers for our senior school relief pool.   Relievers with experience working in our school and who know our girls are given priority for relief opportunities that arise.

We ask when completing the application for employment form that you note your teaching subjects – at present experienced NZ curriculum teachers with Health & PE, English, Economics, Science or Mathematics as their specialist subject are particularly sought.

Diocesan offers a dual pathway with NCEA and International Baccalaureate. We promote wide opportunities for professional development.

Please email applications, including a detailed CV and covering letter, to Human Resources at Diocesan School for Girls.

Email: human.resources@diocesan.school.nz

Website: www.diocesan.school.nz

We invite you to view our website for further details about our School.
 

Mathematics Teacher to start Term 3, July 29, 2019

An enthusiastic Mathematics Teacher is sought to join our well-resourced and forward thinking school.  Your passion for teaching mathematics will be valued by motivated girls who want to learn.  Opportunities to teach Junior High School (year 7) through to senior levels (Year 13).

Diocesan School for Girls is a high performing independent Anglican School with an outstanding reputation for excellence in all aspects of achievement.  With state of the art educational and sporting facilities, the school provides a unique environment where girls can achieve excellence in a wide range of academic, cultural and sporting activities

We offer students a dual pathway with NCEA and International Baccalaureate. 

Wide opportunities for professional development are available to teaching staff, as are:

  • the choice of an Apple or Windows laptop (an ipad in addition to a laptop is standard equipment for teachers with junior classes)
  • utilisation of our Fitness Centre gym and Aquatic pool facilities
  • an on-site physiotherapist
  • covered staff car parking
  • generous remuneration

Please email applications, including a detailed CV and covering letter, to Human Resources at Diocesan School for Girls or apply online via our website:

Email: human.resources@diocesan.school.nz

Website: www.diocesan.school.nz

View our website for learn more about our school.

Please send through applications by 31 January 2019.

 

Mathematics Teacher - Kristin School, Auckland

  • Committed to your professional development
  • Dynamic & creative learning environment
  • Albany location with park-like grounds

Role and experience needed

We are seeking an inspiring Maths teacher for Years 7 to 13, commencing 2019 (negotiable). Experience with NCEA and/ or IB curriculum would be advantageous. As part of the Maths faculty, you will be up to date on leading edge pedagogy and technologies in this field. Passionate about innovative student initiatives, you will be committed to the School and the extensive co-curricular activities offered by an independent school.  Most importantly, the successful applicant will be able to demonstrate commitment to Kristin's values and its distinct motto to "Progress with Vision, Integrity and Love". 

Organisation

Kristin is one of New Zealand's finest non-denominational independent schools.  It provides exceptional education for over1600 students from Early Learning to Year 13.  The school attracts highly talented staff that inspires outstanding academic achievement and offers a high performing array of co-curricular activities.  Progressive and global in its approach, Kristin provides dual pathways through NCEA and the International Baccalaureate, a well-reputed international programme. Dedicated to providing a caring, supportive environment, the aim for students is to think creatively, reason critically, communicate effectively and learn enthusiastically throughout life.

Benefits & Culture

Kristin offers the opportunity to work with exceptional leaders who are dedicated and passionate about creating world citizens who are truly “Future ready”. The school has a huge focus on service and providing leadership opportunities for the students. You will have creative freedom, students who are thirsty for knowledge, a commitment to your professional development and opportunities for progression. Enjoy a competitive remuneration package and small class sizes.

Apply now

Please apply online at www.kristincareers.nz

If you wish to discuss this role in confidence please contact Rebecca Isted, Director of Human Resources on (09) 415 5097 or email risted@kristin.school.nz .

Applications close on Friday 18 January 2019.

 

Geography and Social Studies – Fixed Term Position – 1 year Maternity Leave.

Commencing 4 March 2019

 

Are you a passionate teacher of Geography and Social Studies who would relish the opportunity to teach in an innovative and collaborative environment?

We are seeking an inspiring teacher to join our team of dynamic staff in outstanding facilities, with students who are motivated and engaged with learning.

To apply, complete the school application form and return via email to Sue Smith at s.smith@rangiruru.school.nz. Applications close at 4.00pm on Friday 8 February 2019.

The application form and position description are available from our website - www.rangiruru.school.nz/about-us/vacancies/

 

 

Boarding roles

Weekend House Supervisor - Queen Margaret College, Wellington

Queen Margaret College is an independent Presbyterian school for girls Year 1 – 13 with a coed Preschool. Boarding is offered to students Year 9 – 13 in our purpose built boarding facility, Queen Margaret House.

We are searching for a caring and dedicated Weekend House Supervisor to help our House Manager run the Boarding House over the weekend.

This position would suit someone who is studying or prefers to work on Saturday and Sunday. The Weekend House Supervisor is required to be present in the boarding house all weekend and to stay overnight on Saturday nights.

It is a part time position starting early February 2019. Further detail is available in the position description which is available on request.

If you want to be part of Wellington’s leading independent girls’ school, send your CV, cover letter and application form to the Principal’s Assistant at principals.assistant@qmc.school.nz by 12pm on Tuesday 15 January 2019.

 

Sports roles

Teacher/Tutor - PE - ACG Sunderland, Auckland

Commencing Term 1, 2019.

The successful applicant will be a highly motivated and a successful PE teacher, potentially a new graduate, who will contribute to the wider facets of the school.

We are a growing independent, coeducational school from Preschool to Year 13. Located in Waitakere, our teachers benefit from a highly resourced, contemporary teaching environment, focused students and competitive remuneration.

The successful applicant must be flexible, committed and a good team player. They will also have the necessary skills to work successfully with children, parents, staff and the overall ACG philosophy.

Please apply online by visiting http://hr.acgedu.com (Ref#6500).

For further information about ACG Sunderland, please visit www.acgedu.com.

 

 

Swimming Instructors / Coaches - Aquatic Centre, Swim School - Diocesan School for Girls, Auckland

Diocesan School for Girls is a high performing independent Anglican School with an outstanding reputation for excellence in all aspects of achievement.  With state of the art educational and sporting facilities, the school provides a unique environment where girls can achieve excellence in a wide range of academic, cultural, sporting and spiritual activities.

Our world-class indoor Aquatic Centre has a purpose built fitness centre, separate learner pool and 400-seat spectator gallery.  A moveable floor in the main 25x20 metre pool can be lowered for deep water sports codes like water polo and raised for learn-to-swim classes. 

Our Swim School teaches both boys and girls throughout the year.  The Swim School operates programmes after school Monday to Thursday, Saturday mornings and during the school holidays.

We have x3 opportunities available in our Swim School.  Hours will be negotiated with the successful candidates:

Swimming Instructor

Experienced swim instructor competent in teaching students from beginners through to classes that cover all four swimming strokes.  Knowledge of the various stroke techniques is a prerequisite. 

Baby / Toddler and Pre-school Swimming Instructor

Swimming instructor who is experienced in teaching babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers classes 1-2 times a week and possibly a Saturday morning. 

Candidates for this role could also be capable of teaching all levels up to squads and this could involve working Monday to Thursday and Saturday mornings. 

The successful candidates for these positions will have had experience and are able to detail successes in previous organisations.  All candidates will be professional, enthusiastic, friendly and reliable.  They will also enjoy working in a team and be able to provide a fun and safe learning environment for our students.  Appointments are subject to a satisfactory result from the Police Vetting process.

Please email applications, including a detailed CV and covering letter, to Human Resources at Diocesan School for Girls.

Email: human.resources@diocesan.school.nz

Website: www.diocesan.school.nz

We invite you to view our website for further details about our School.

 

Swimming Coach - Diocesan School for Girls, Auckland

  • Experienced and qualified swimming coach
  • State of the art Aquatic Centre
  • Epsom location

Diocesan School for Girls is a high performing independent Anglican School with an outstanding reputation for excellence in all aspects of achievement.  With state of the art educational and sporting facilities, the school provides a unique environment where girls can achieve excellence in a wide range of academic, cultural, sporting and spiritual activities.

Our world-class indoor Aquatic Centre has a purpose built fitness centre, separate learner pool and 400-seat spectator gallery.  A moveable floor in the main 25x20 metre pool can be lowered for deep water sports codes like water polo and raised for learn-to-swim classes. 

Our Swim School teaches both boys and girls throughout the year.  The Swim School operates fitness squad programmes both in the mornings and after school Monday to Thursday, Saturday mornings and during the school holidays. 

We have an opportunity available in for an experienced Swimming Coach to join our team, who is competent in coaching fitness squads capable of swimming up to 3km. The successful candidate will be able to detail successes in previous organisations.  You will be professional, enthusiastic, friendly and reliable.  You will also enjoy working in a team and be able to provide a fun and safe learning environment for our students. Days may be negotiated.

Appointments are subject to a satisfactory result from the Police Vetting process.

Please email applications, including a detailed CV and covering letter, to Human Resources at Diocesan School for Girls.

Email: human.resources@diocesan.school.nz

Website: www.diocesan.school.nz

We invite you to view our website for further details about our School.

 

Health and Physical Education Teacher part time role starting 2019

We seek an experienced, enthusiastic and innovative Health and Physical Education Teacher to join our well-resourced faculty and work with motivated students.  State other teaching subjects for full time possibility.

Diocesan School for Girls is a high performing independent Anglican School with an outstanding reputation for excellence in all aspects of achievement.  With state of the art educational and sporting facilities, the school provides a unique environment where girls can achieve excellence in a wide range of academic, cultural and sporting activities

We offer students a dual pathway with NCEA and International Baccalaureate. 

Wide opportunities for professional development are available to teaching staff, as are:

  • the choice of an Apple or Windows laptop (an ipad in addition to a laptop is standard equipment for teachers with junior classes)\
  • utilisation of our Fitness Centre gym and Aquatic pool facilities
  • an on-site physiotherapist
  • covered staff car parking
  • generous remuneration

Please email applications, including a detailed CV and covering letter, to Human Resources at Diocesan School for Girls or apply online via our website:

Email: human.resources@diocesan.school.nz

Website: www.diocesan.school.nz

View our website for learn more about our school.

Applications close on 31 January 2019.

 

Preschool roles

 

 

Preschool – Centre Manager - ACG Strathallan, Auckland

 

Located in Karaka, Auckland, ACG Strathallan Preschool offers exceptional early childhood education where children aged three months to five years can grow and develop in our nurturing environment. Our teachers benefit from a highly–resourced, modern teaching environment and competitive remuneration.

An opportunity has arisen for an outstanding Preschool Manager to lead our passionate teaching team at ACG Strathallan Preschool.  We are looking for someone who has a natural affinity with children and has experience delivering sound advice and guidance programmes.  Our children enjoy a rich environment where teachers are passionate about interweaving literacy, numeracy, art and music into the curriculum. 

We have a team of fully qualified and registered teachers (plus some amazing in–training student teachers) who provide high-quality care and learning experiences for our children.  The ACG Strathallan campus offers a beautiful, natural environment which complements our ethos of instilling a life–long love of learning in our students.  Why commute to the city?

The successful applicant will be registered and qualified in Early Childhood Education and will work successfully within the overall ACG Education philosophy framework.

For further information about ACG Strathallan please visit https://strathallan.acgedu.com

To Apply:

Please apply online by visiting https://hr.myacg.org/positions/6616

Closing date 31 January 2019

 

Business/Administration

Business Manager - St Mark's Church School, Wellington

St Mark's Church School is a co-educational Independent Anglican School with children from Preschool to Year 8. Based in Wellington, St Mark's is a registered IB World School. The Business Manager plays a key role in supporting the Principal and the School Board taking leadership of the business aspects of St Mark’s.  

The Business Manager is a member of the school’s Senior Management team, is responsible for leading and managing the Administration team, and ensuring the effective operation of the school and preschool. The role is responsible for finance, administration, property/maintenance, health and safety, as well as strategic business planning.

We are seeking an inspiring and collegial leader of our School Administration team. If you believe strongly in the attributes below then we would be delighted to hear from you. Do you:

  • have outstanding financial skills?
  • meet deadlines?
  • believe in and deliver excellent customer service?
  • have outstanding written and oral communication skills?

If so, this is a great opportunity to join a thriving independent school in the Wellington CBD and make a real difference.

The successful applicant will be a qualified accountant, is an excellent communicator, have a track record of helping businesses improve their performance and of leading high performing teams.

Key Responsibilities and Skills

  • Lead and be responsible for all financial and budgeting processes
  • Lead the Administration staff and provide strong professional management of the team
  • Lead the Health and Safety Committee and School Property portfolios
  • Provide input at strategic levels to help guide business decisions for our Preschool and Primary school
  • Identify opportunities for innovation and to develop and grow the school
  • Proven senior leadership and management experience within a business or educational environment
  • Well networked within the Wellington community
  • Support our school’s special Anglican character

Please note only those with the legal right to work in New Zealand will be considered for this role.

For an Application Pack, including a detailed position description, please contact the Principal's EA - caron.lancaster@st-marks.school.nz

Please email applications (including a CV, Application Form and Cover Letter outlining what you would bring to the position which clearly states your vision for this role) to: The Principal, c/- The Principal’s Executive Assistant, Mrs Caron Lancaster, at caron.lancaster@st-marks.school.nz by 12 midday Monday 28 January 2019.