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St Peter's College (Palmerston North) Manawatu/Whanganui


Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Principal

Listed 10:09 AM 13 July 2017
Closes 4pm 10 August 2017
Vacancy reference #: 1H9dYj

A Y7-13 co-educational, Catholic Integrated college.

We are looking for a Principal to join our team as we continue on our innovative educational journey striving for excellence. A leader who genuinely likes and understands students, is innovative in their educational thinking, who will drive our college Teaching and Learning Philosophy. In addition we need a leader who values, develops and nurtures their staff and will lead a community of staff dedicated to developing empowered, self managing, lifelong learners who live the Gospel values in a changing world.

We are proud to be innovative and on the cutting edge of education in New Zealand. Our student achievement is not measured by exam results alone, but by their lifelong success.

Therefore the following skill set is essential for all applicants

  • Demonstrates strong special character values and witnesses to them
  • Has strong change leadership and innovation skills
  • Has indepth knowledge of the NZ Curriculum
  • Highly skilled communicator and team builder
  • Good financial knowledge and skills
  • Strong cultural awareness

We are a multicultural, inclusive school that strives to meet the needs of our diverse 21st century learners and provides a modernised learning environment for all.

A willingness and ability to take part in religious instruction appropriate to the special character of the school is a condition of appointment. The principal therefore must be able to assume leadership of the religious aspects of the school and be a suitable role model for staff, students and parents in a Catholic school.

How to apply

An application pack is available from our website. Further information please contact Juliette Darnley, Board of Trustees on email listed

Juliette Darnley, BOT Deputy Chairperson
(021) 144 0002

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9dYj

Listed 10:09 AM 13 July 2017
Closes 4pm 10 August 2017

St Peter's College (Palmerston North) NZ

School details

St Peter's College (Palmerston North)

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 690

School number: 204
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Physical address:
Holdsworth Avenue, Milson, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
3 Holdsworth Avenue, Milson, Palmerston North, 4414