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


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 12:29 PM 19 June 2020
Closes 5pm 17 July 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA8Wg

We are a Y7–13 coeducational Catholic integrated college.

We are seeking a Catholic leader who will value and nurture the colleges faith community. A leader of learning and faith who will continue our innovative educational journey, developing and empowering self-managing, lifelong learners striving towards excellence, who live the Gospel values in a changing world.

A principal who genuinely affirms and understands students, is progressive in their educational thinking, driving our college’s teaching and learning philosophy forward.

Our new principal will assume leadership of all religious aspects of our school and be a role model to the staff, students and family/whānau who make up our faith community.

We welcome applications from a strong, Catholic leader who will:

  • Uphold and witness to our strong special character
  • Provide inspirational and innovative leadership
  • Have a deep understanding of the New Zealand Curriculum
  • Be able to build and maintain strong links across our community
  • Uphold and honour Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • Nurture cultural diversity
  • Have strength in financial management, digital and communication skills
  • Value and develop the extra -curricula life of our college.

A willingness and ability to participate in the religious instruction appropriate to the special character of the school, is a condition of appointment.

Starting date: term 4, but open for this to be negotiated.

How to apply

Requests for an application pack or further information can be made through:

Teresa Shanks, Board Chair
(027) 574 2657

Vacancy reference #:1HA8Wg

Listed 12:29 PM 19 June 2020
Closes 5pm 17 July 2020

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