Housemaster, New Zealand

Posted: 08 August 2019

Full time, Permanent

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Certificated teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

We are an Anglican coeducational, 7-day boarding and day school which has been providing first-class education for 165 years.

A visionary teacher with a genuine interest, knowledge and expertise in pastoral care of boys is sought to lead one of 4 boys’ houses, home to both boarders and day students.

The successful candidate will have leadership, pastoral care, communication, discipline and administration skills, together with a commitment to full boarding life at the school.

Teaching allocation – 14 hours teaching with the balance of 11 hours being teaching preparation and pastoral care.

Due to the nature of the housemaster position the successful applicant will be required to live on site.

The position will start term 1, 2020.

How to apply

You can download a full job description from our website here. To apply please submit a covering letter, CV and a 2-page document addressing your experience, knowledge and vision of boarding across the key responsibilities stated in the position description to:

Haylee Ellwood
PB 3002, Whanganui
(06) 349 0210 extn 822

  • Closing date: 16/08/2019
  • Country: New Zealand
  • School: Whanganui Collegiate School
  • Region: Australasia & East Asia
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