Edgewater College Auckland

Head of English

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

3MU + 1MMA

Listed 2:18 pm 04 August 2020
Closes 3.30pm 04 September 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HA9Yj

We are a coeducational, state secondary school in Pakuranga, Auckland, offering a future focused, strength-based curriculum from Y9–13. We serve a diverse urban community with students from a wide range of cultural, social and economic backgrounds. 

We are looking for a visionary and collaborative educator to lead and inspire the teaching and learning of English across our school community. Our school values of māia | courage, manaakitanga | care and manawa reka | curiosity underpin our teaching and learning, and your ability to teach and lead based on these values as well as culturally sustaining and restorative practices is an expectation. 

The successful candidate will be a dedicated and inspirational leader with a reputation for engaging, challenging and empowering students and staff. They will have a strong understanding of the pedagogical content knowledge needed to support highly effective teaching and learning. We are a 1-1 device school so the ability to lead meaningful e-learning across the English learning area is also essential. Ideally our English curriculum leader would also have an interest in teaching future-focused integrated subjects such as that offered in our EDGE innovation programme.   

We offer excellent opportunities for personal and professional development and a caring and inclusive teaching and learning environment. As a community we are always looking towards ongoing improvement, so a positive attitude to learning and change is essential.   

This is a full-time, permanent position to commence term 1, 2021. 

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Susan Wolfgram, Principals PA
32 Edgewater Drive, Pakuranga 2010
(09) 576 9039

Download our application form

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HA9Yj

Listed 2:18 pm 04 August 2020
Closes 3.30pm 04 September 2020

School details

Edgewater College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 608

School number: 79
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Physical address:
32 Edgewater Drive, Pakuranga, Auckland

Postal Address:
32 Edgewater Drive, Pakuranga, Manukau, 2010