Rolleston College Canterbury

Head of English

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


Listed 10:10 AM 15 July 2020
Closes 12pm 31 July 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA93e

We are currently seeking applications for a dedicated, highly motivated Head of English. Your leadership in the English Learning Area will be pivotal in providing inspirational teaching and learning opportunities. Applicants will need to be NZ registered, have a learner-centred focus and be excited about working in a collaborative, flexible and responsive learning environment.   

Developing self, building communities and transforming futures through the Rolleston Spirit, is at the heart of everything we do at our college.  As a teacher, you will be passionate about both academic and personal success, be able to cultivate a learning community and have a desire to provide a genuine learner-centred education.  

At our college, we work to provide contextual learning opportunities that provide our learners with choice and agency, while still gaining the necessary skills, knowledge and qualifications. We believe in the concept of AKO and that we are all learners. Collaborative practice is fundamental to our curriculum and philosophy as educators.   

As a restorative practice school, we believe strongly in building and enhancing positive professional relationships with our learners. All teachers are expected to be involved in our whānau system and are active in providing mentoring and academic counselling to students in a warm and demanding way.

How to apply

If this role sounds like you, please apply by completing and emailing a completed college application for employment form, with your current CV and covering letter outlining supporting subjects to: 

Rachel Skelton
Box 86045, West Rolleston, 7658.
(03) 595 2490

Download our application form
Rolleston College Employment Application Form V1 v6.0

Vacancy reference #:1HA93e

Listed 10:10 AM 15 July 2020
Closes 12pm 31 July 2020

Rolleston College NZ

School details

Rolleston College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 1262

School number: 654
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Physical address:
631 Springston Rolleston Road, Rolleston

Postal Address:
P O Box 86045, Rolleston West, Rolleston, 7658