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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.

If you are an ISNZ Member School and would like a position advertised on the ISNZ website, please send your advert to Kate Davidson

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Principal roles

Deputy Principal - Teaching and Learning - Wellesley College, Wellington

The college was established in 1914 and is situated in Days Bay, Wellington. We are an independent primary school for boys from Y1–8 and one of New Zealand’s leading schools.

The college has seen significant growth in its roll over the past 10 years. We have amazing staff who cater for our boys outstandingly well.

The successful candidate for the deputy principal – teaching and learning position will have a proven record of success in a leadership role and have exceptional organisational skills and be able to develop excellent relationships with all stakeholders of our community. He/she will be innovative and dynamic and have an excellent understanding of recent pedagogical approaches to teaching and learning. The successful candidate will have well-developed skills in the digital sphere and the ability to advise on matters of primary education.      
For further information please visit our website.

Applications must contain a 1 page cover letter outlining your motivation for this application and your vision for this role.

You must also include a CV outlining your work history, qualifications, skills and attributes (please include 3 referees). Applic

Karen Reid, Principal's EA
611A Marine Dr, Days Bay, Lower Hutt or Box 41-037, Eastbourne, Lower Hutt 5047  
karen@wellesley.school.nz
(04) 562 8030

Download our application form
Job-Application-Form-.pdf

Download our position description
Depurty-Principal-Teaching-and-Learning-Role-Description.pdf

Vacancy link: 
www.wellesley.school.nz  

Applications close 24 August 2018.

 

 

HOD roles

HOD Mathematics - Auckland International College, Auckland

This independent YU - 13 1B World School is seeking a permanent full time HOD of Mathematics starting In July 2019. 

Significant 1B Diploma Maths teaching experience at HL is essential and departmental leadership experience is desirable for this position, preferable in a multicultural setting. Applicants must be registered with the NZ Teachers Council or be able to become registered in the time frame before July 2019. 

A!C is a highly academic school, with a tradition of outstanding academic results and university placements. For example for the last seven years at least one student from the College has been a member of the NZ Mathematics Olympiad team and students score very highly in ICAS Math's and other Math's competitions. 

The students in the College are a joy to work with as they are disciplined, motivated and respectful. You really can teach as the requirement for application of classroom management strategies is minimal. 

As you can see the position is advertised a year in advance to allow the College the time to recruit the right candidate for this crucial middle leadership position. If you are interested in the position please apply with a one page letter of application and current CV with three referees, one of whom should be your current school leader to HR, Michelle Hadley, mhadley@aic.ac.nz. Appropriately qualified and experienced candidates will be contacted immediately for further discussions. 

We welcome expressions of interest in full or part-time positions in all fields. IB professional development is provided to successful applicants without prior IB experience. Applicants must be NZ registered teachers. 

Please send your CV to the Principal at mparry@aic.ac.nz 

Applications close 31 August 2018.

 

Director of Physical Education - King's School, Auckland

If you are a Physical Education Specialist looking for an opportunity to lead Physical Education in an environment where boys are encouraged to take risks in order to maximize their learning and personal growth you can join the team at King’s School whose vision is to develop the individual talents of each boy…for life.

ABOUT YOU:

  • You are passionate about growing and developing boys through physical education;
  • You are a natural leader of both students and staff;
  • You are excited by growing professionally and are keen for leadership growth;
  • You have a degree in Physical Education;
  • You are a positive team player who takes pleasure in the success of the team you work in.            

What it’s like here?

At King’s, we are highly engaged and committed to our own growth as well as the growth of the boys we teach. We work in a rewarding environment where professional development, reflective thinking and creativity are valued, resourced and part of all we do.

What you’ll get

You have an amazing opportunity to be part of King’s School. We work in a beautiful environment with amazing facilities, along with passionate people who all play a part in helping boys to learn and grow. 

This is a rare opportunity and we would love to hear from you if this role sparks your interest. If you would like King’s School to be part of your career journey, let’s chat.

Lucy Ryan, Head of People and Culture, King’s School, Email: l.ryan@kings.school.nz, Phone: 09 282 3273

 

 

Deputy Head of Faculty, Health and Physical Education - St Cuthbert's College, Auckland

Full time, Fixed term, Start Date: 15/10/2018, End Date: 27/09/2019 (Parental leave)

Be part of an exceptional education experience!

The college is seeking a qualified teacher, passionate about health and physical education, who is a successful and innovative classroom practitioner. Our health and physical education faculty is committed to teaching for excellence for all students. The successful applicant will have knowledge and experience in the New Zealand Curriculumand have the ability to teach to Y13 NCEA physical education and Scholarship.

Reporting to the head of faculty health and physical education, the successful applicant will have a proven history of success, with the ability to work collaboratively with all departments within the college and the ability to demonstrate leadership in supporting the ongoing successful and effective infusion of ICTs into learning programmes. Management and leadership experience would be advantageous. Please state what your supporting subjects and senior strengths are in your application.

The college offers an attractive remuneration package for the successful applicant with many opportunities for professional development. In addition to your full-time salary, 2MU will be available for the successful applicant.

The college is an independent day and boarding school for girls, founded in the Presbyterian tradition. We provide a personalised approach to education for our 1,400 students from Reception to Y13. As an employer, we offer a supportive environment with opportunities for professional growth and development.

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to M Van Groenewoud, Head of Faculty, Health and Physical Education, recruitment@stcuthberts.school.nz, (09) 520 4159

Vacancy link: stcuthberts.qjumpers.co.nz/jobs/ad/deputy-head-of-faculty-health-physical-education/41713

Applications close 3 August 2018.

 

Teaching roles

 

Physical Education Teacher - ACG Parnell College, Auckland

The college is a leading independent coeducational school with excellent facilities and a reputation for outstanding educational outcomes. We offer both Cambridge International Examinations and the International Baccalaureate. Our teachers benefit from a highly resourced and modern teaching environment, focused students and competitive remuneration well above state rates. 

We are seeking a passionate, enthusiastic and collaborative PE and health teacher with the ability to motivate and inspire learning in our senior students. This is a rare opportunity to join an outstanding academic institution in a coveted permanent position. 

We welcome applications from candidates with academic PE qualifications.  The successful applicant will be registered, and work collaboratively within the overall education philosophy of teaching excellence. 

For further information about us please visit www.acgedu.com

Please apply online by visiting our vacancy link: hr.acgedu.com/positions/6004

Contact Human Resources, HR@acgedu.com, (09) 306 0440 for more information

Applications close 31 July 2018.

 

Teacher/Tutor – Science & Humanities - ACG Parnell, Auckland

About the role:

Science and Humanities, Y7-11, immediate start.  

A successful, dynamic practitioner with either NCEA, IB or CIE experience preferred. However, applications from talented, enthusiastic recent graduates are welcomed.  

ACG Parnell College is a leading independent co-educational school with excellent facilities and a reputation for outstanding educational outcomes. Our teachers benefit from a highly resourced and modern teaching environment, focused students and competitive remuneration well above state rates.

Please apply online at http://hr.acgedu.com

 

 

Teacher ECE - ACG Strathallan Preschool, Auckland

We are seeking a registered qualified teacher to join the senior room (3½–5-year-olds) in our preschool. 

Our centre is situated in the grounds of ACG Strathallan, an independent school in Karaka.

Applicants must be qualified and experienced. Experience in programme planning, documentation and self-review would be beneficial.

Applicants should be motivated to provide a quality early childhood programme in collaboration with a committed and professional team. First aid certificate is required.   

Please apply online by visiting hr.acgedu.com job ref # 5472.

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

Human Resources 
hr@acgedu.com
(09) 307 4484

Applications close 31 July 2018.

 

Teacher/Tutor - ACG Strathallan, Auckland

About the role:

Part time (0.4 to 0.6 FTE), Fixed contract for 2018, Secondary (Years 7–15), Certificated teacher, commencing Term 1, 2018 

We are looking for an outstanding teacher to join our motivated and vibrant team in the Social Science Department at ACG Strathallan. Ideally you will come from a Social Science background, however English or ESOL experience is also welcome. Experience of teaching Cambridge IGCSE Geography 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.  

Please apply online at http://hr.acgedu.com

 

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.

 

Spanish Teacher - Huanui College, Whangarei

We are an independent, coeducational Y7–13 College, located in Whangarei 10 minutes from the city and 20 minutes' drive to the beautiful Tutukaka Coast. We offer rigorous academic programmes based on the Cambridge Curriculum. Huanui College is a positive education school and staff employed will be expected to embrace the positive education philosophy.

The College has strong co-curricular programmes that the successful applicant will be expected to support. We have small, cell phone free classes. We pride ourselves on providing a safe, nurturing environment where students can thrive and are treated as individuals.

Part-time Spanish Teacher starting 30 July 2018 or soon thereafter

We are currently looking for an inspirational Year 7-10 teacher able to enthuse and engage motivated students with a passion for the Spanish language.  Opportunities for increased part-time available depending on other subjects taught.  Please state supporting teaching subjects.

Applications close 1st August 2018

Please email cover letter and detailed CV to admin@hc.school.nz

School website: www.hc.school.nz

 

Scale A or Senior Teacher - King's School, Auckland              

If you are a Scale A or senior teacher looking for a dynamic learning environment where boys are encouraged to take risks in order to maximise their learning, you can join the team at the school whose vision is to develop the individual talents of each boy…for life.

About you:

  • You bring a sense of pride and passion to your work
  • You value creativity, curiosity and innovation in your students
  • You are excited by growing professionally and developing your pedagogy and practice
  • You are fully qualified
  • You are a positive team player who takes pleasure in the success of the team you work in.     

What it’s like here:

We are highly engaged and committed to our own growth as well as the growth of the boys we teach. We work in a rewarding environment where professional development, reflective thinking and creativity are valued, resourced and part of all we do. 

What you’ll get:

You have an amazing opportunity to be part of the school. We work in a beautiful environment with amazing facilities, along with passionate people who all play a part in helping boys to learn and grow.

We are growing our teaching team for next year and would love to hear from you if you have experience teaching Y1–8 children. If you would like our school to be part of your career journey, let’s chat.

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Lucy Ryan
l.ryan@kings.school.nz
(09) 282 3273

Applications close 17 August 2018.

 

 

Learning Support/Teacher - Saint Kentigern Boys’ School (Years 0 – 8), Auckland

If you are motivated by the prospect of being a part of a dynamic teaching environment and would enjoy the challenges of this exciting role, then we would be delighted to hear from you.

Ideally you will:

  • Have passion and strength in delivering Literacy and Numeracy curriculum to Years 0-3 and possibly beyond
  • Have a commitment and understanding of boys’ education
  • Be passionate about growing and developing boys through targeted learning programmes
  • Have experience working in the area of Learning Support and seeks out new approaches and teaching methods
  • Be a person who has energy, enthusiasm, empathy and flexibility
  • Be a positive team player who takes pleasure in the success of the team you work in and has good communication skills

The successful applicant will be part of a collaborative team dedicated to the education and all-round excellence of boys.  We offer excellent teaching facilities and a supportive environment that promotes professional development and personal growth.

Applications close Friday 27 July and are to comprise a covering letter and current CV (including the names of at least two referees) and stating curriculum strengths. Applications are to be submitted electronically to Sue Bowskill, email sue.bowskill@saintkentigern.com

 

 

International roles

International Student Support and Accommodation Coordinator - Scots College, Wellington

An exciting opportunity has come up to join the International Services team at Scots College. This role would suit an experienced practitioner who is passionate about supporting the continued growth of this important area of College activity.  This is a full-time (approximately 44 weeks per annum), permanent position, commencing in August/September of this year.

Reporting to the Director of International Services, this role will primarily be focused on supporting international students as they adapt to life at the College, coordinating accommodation requirements  and special events for these students while they are in New Zealand, and assisting the Director of International Services.

We currently have more than 50 international students from at least 13 different countries and have plans for future growth. Through our global partner school programme we have reciprocal exchanges with schools in Germany, India, Japan, France, Chile, Australia, USA and China. As an IB world school this international perspective is an important part of our College’s culture.

Scots College is a world-class independent school with a strong Presbyterian heritage.  From 2020 Scots will be enrolling girls in its senior school, Years 11-13. It is based in the Eastern suburbs of Wellington, New Zealand, and offers a vibrant learning environment, encouraging excellence in every facet of education.  Scots College is proud of its dedicated staff who work hard to support and encourage the students. The school environment is strong and the staff work closely with parents to obtain the best outcomes for their children.  

To apply for this position, you will ideally have had experience in the international student sector and be used to dealing with young people and helping to organise important aspects of their lives in New Zealand. You will be used to working in a dynamic environment and have the ability to adapt to whatever is necessary to get the job done while keeping the welfare of the student at the forefront.

Key attributes of the successful candidate include:-  

 

  • A belief in internationalism, along with superior cross-cultural communication skills
  • Experience in international education and sound knowledge of the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students.
  • Empathy for international students who may be experiencing life away from home for the first time
  • Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • A belief in excellence
  • A commitment to our special character and co-curricular programs
  • Ideally hold a full driver’s licence

Applications close on 31 July and are to comprise a covering letter and current CV (including the names of at least three referees).  Applications are to be submitted electronically to: Claire Hinton, HR Manager, hintonc@scotscollege.school.nz. Tel: 04 388 0854

Please see our website (http://www.scotscollege.school.nz/international-student-support-and-accommodation-coordinator/) for more information.

 

Sports roles

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.