St Paul's Collegiate (Hamilton) Waikato

Director of instrumental music

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Middle leadership

The arts
2MU + St Paul's Allowance $3,750

Listed 11:19 AM 29 July 2019
Closes 9am 29 August 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9wKm

We are a leading independent school situated in Hamilton that has a commitment to providing education of the highest quality for its students.  With a roll of 750 students – of which almost half are boarders – the school also operates an outdoor experience for its Y10 students for 6 months at its Tihoi Venture Campus on the western side of Lake Taupo.

We are a well-resourced, progressive school with a growing reputation for excellence in music and the performing arts. Reporting to the director of music, we seek a skilled and enthusiastic teacher with the ability to lead the school's instrumental music programme and oversee its activities, in addition to directing ensembles and teaching classes. 

The ability to teach music from junior through to NCEA Level 3 is essential, as is having proven instrumental music skills, conducting skills and management experience. Experience teaching Scholarship music would also be an advantage.

The successful applicant will need to be well organised, have the ability to communicate effectively, motivate and bring the best out of our students by demonstrating high standards in commitment, attitude, presentation and enthusiasm towards our school musical activities.

This position is permanent, full-time (with a reduced teaching load), commencing in term 1, 2020. 2MU + school allowance $3,750. Staff enjoy working in the park-like grounds and are provided with cooked lunches during term times.

How to apply

A full position description and conditions of service, together with background information on the school can be obtained by contacting:

Kathryn Conaghan, Human Resources Coordinator
(07) 957 8861

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9wKm

Listed 11:19 AM 29 July 2019
Closes 9am 29 August 2019

St Paul's Collegiate (Hamilton) NZ

School details

St Paul's Collegiate (Hamilton)

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Male
Decile: 9
Roll: 784

School number: 130
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Physical address:
77 Hukanui Road, Chartwell, Hamilton

Postal Address:
77 Hukanui Road, Chartwell, Hamilton, 3240