An independent Anglican secondary school situated in Hamilton, New Zealand. Tihoi Venture School is our Y10 residential outdoor campus situated on the western side of Lake Taupo.
Tihoi has been in operation for 40 years and is a well-established centre with passionate staff and purpose-built facilities. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated, energetic and well-organised person to lead our Tihoi Venture School. This unique and varied role requires outstanding skills in pastoral care, as well as exceptional leadership and communication skills.
The director must be an experienced and registered teacher who is able to inspire staff to develop and improve the educational programmes and the diverse range of outdoor pursuits, academic classes and social development programmes. There is a teaching component to this role, and the successful candidate will be required to have the ability to teach Y10 English / maths / science or social science. Experience in outdoor education and/ or NZOIA (or equivalent) qualifications would also be expected of the successful candidate.
All staff live onsite (with their families) in provided accommodation and make a full commitment to the co-curricular and pastoral care of the students. The director’s accommodation is a modern, 5 bedroom + office family home (with power and internet provided).
Competitive remuneration package and relocation support if required.
More information is on our website.
How to apply
A full position description and conditions of service, together with background information on the school can be obtained by contacting: