St Joseph's School (Taihape) Manawatu/Whanganui

Director of religious studies (DRS)

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Certificated teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 12:10 pm 22 October 2020
Closes 5pm 30 October 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HADB_

We are a U3 Catholic school for Y1–8 learners, seeking a dynamic educator to join our team.

We are looking forward to appointing a dedicated, collaborative director of religious studies (DRS) who has recent successful NZ teaching experience.

You will need to demonstrate a passion for Catholic education; be future-focused, enthusiastic in the role, supportive and committed to working collaboratively with students, staff, families and our Parish.

We are looking for an educator who loves being involved in rich learning experiences, works well in a team and has a sense of fun. Please state teaching strengths and preferred teaching levels in your covering letter.

The applicant must have the ability to take on Catholic special character responsibilities, give guidance and provide effective leadership in religious education and observances throughout the school.

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

Enquiries welcome.

How to apply

Please email for an application pack. Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Rachael Gibbons, Principal
27 Rauma Road, RD 3, Taihape
(06) 388 0571

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HADB_

Listed 12:10 pm 22 October 2020
Closes 5pm 30 October 2020

School details

St Joseph's School (Taihape)

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 131

School number: 2453
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Physical address:
27 Rauma Road, Taihape

Postal Address:
P O Box 192, Taihape, 4720