St Peter's College (Gore) Southland


Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Principal

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

Listed 8:43 AM 25 July 2019
Closes 5pm 30 August 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9wCT

Our college is a Catholic coeducational boarding school with strong academic success and excellent cultural and sporting traditions. Set in the heart of rural Southland, the college enjoys the loyalty and commitment of a Catholic community spanning a wide geographical area.

The new principal will lead a well-established and thriving college which provides holistic, high-quality education with a Catholic special character foundation for 400 students from Y7–13, of which approximately 50 are boarders. The college is part of an innovative tertiary high school programme and is beginning a project based learning programme for Y8–10 from term 3. Our college is part of the Eastern Southland Kāhui Ako of 13 schools and maintains a strong presence within a supportive rural community.

The board of trustees is looking to appoint a strong strategic, collaborative and relational leader who will be a visible and involved member of the wider school community. The new principal will continue to strengthen the college and continue to build capacity within staff and students while realising the vision that has been created collaboratively by the college community.

A willingness and ability to take part in religious instruction appropriate to the special character of the college shall be a condition of appointment. Position will commence term 1, 2020.

How to apply

For all enquiries and for an application pack, please contact:

Julie Henry
Box 94, Gore 9740
(03) 208 9060

Vacancy reference #:1H9wCT

Listed 8:43 AM 25 July 2019
Closes 5pm 30 August 2019

St Peter's College (Gore) NZ

School details

St Peter's College (Gore)

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 428

School number: 397
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Physical address:
121 Kakapo Street, Gore

Postal Address:
P O Box 94, Gore, 9740