St Peter's School (Cambridge) Waikato

Teacher of physical education and health

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

Health and physical education

Listed 10:43 AM 02 April 2020
Closes 12pm 15 April 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA6wD

This is an exciting opportunity in one of New Zealand’s top schools. This position offers the successful candidate the opportunity to teach in the physical education and health faculty, and be part of whole school wellbeing curriculum, bringing student learning and achievement to the next level.

Our physical education and health department believe in ensuring all students are developing physical literacy, confidence, attitudes, and skills and have enjoyment towards physical education, so this is a lifelong habit.  You will be in a department who embraces heath education and maximises teachable moments in all facets. The newly introduced whole school Wellbeing curriculum based on positive education, positive psychology and strength-based leadership is explicitly taught across all levels by all staff.

We have a strong sporting culture at St Peter’s, which reflects our body, mind and spirit ethos. Our world class sporting facilities and resources include a well-resourced gymnasium, swimming facilities, hockey turf, fields, courts, a golf driving range and an equestrian centre. NZ’s national velodrome is on our doorstep and we access rowing at nearby Lake Karapiro.

We seek a self-motivated and enthusiastic teacher who is an outstanding practitioner for this exciting role. The ability to build relationships and engage students in senior physical education studies in a wide range of physical activities is essential.  

At St Peter’s you will work in a superbly resourced team environment where each member of the team is committed to making a positive difference in the lives of each young person.

This is a long-term relieving position to cover a permanent member of staff on parental leave. Position to commence early to mid-term 3.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Human resources
(07) 827 9899

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA6wD

Listed 10:43 AM 02 April 2020
Closes 12pm 15 April 2020

St Peter's School (Cambridge) NZ

School details

St Peter's School (Cambridge)

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 1213

School number: 141
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Physical address:
1716 Cambridge Road, Cambridge

Postal Address:
Private Bag 884, Cambridge, 3450