Ashburton College Canterbury

Head of faculty English

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


Listed 12:03 pm 23 October 2020
Closes 12pm 09 November 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HADFr

To commence 28 January 2021 (or earlier by negotiation).

We are seeking a passionate and future-focused leader to join our staff. The successful applicant will have the skill and enthusiasm to lead the implementation of a curriculum that develops 21st century capabilities with learners. They will be able to collaborate with other curriculum leaders and teachers in the development of cross-curricular programmes of learning that engage diverse learners. 

The college caters for the majority of students in Mid Canterbury. We are forward-thinking and in the process of redesigning learning experiences for our students. Over the coming years there is forecast roll growth and major rebuild work in the near future. This is an exciting time to join the school and be a part of leading curriculum change at our college.

We are a PB4L and restorative practices school and currently working to enhance culturally responsive and relational practices. We are proud to be a participating member of the Hakatere Kāhui Ako.

Set in the heart of Mid Canterbury, Ashburton is only an hour’s drive from the recreational hinterland of Mt Hutt skifield, lakes and mountains and from Christchurch city, while having it’s own vibrant community. With affordable housing and a wide variety of recreational opportunities, Mid Canterbury is a great place to live and work.

How to apply

Please send your letter of application, CV and direct enquiries to:

Jodee Ross
Box 204, Ashburton 7740
(03) 308 4193

Job Description - HOF

Vacancy reference #:1HADFr

Listed 12:03 pm 23 October 2020
Closes 12pm 09 November 2020

School details

Ashburton College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 1139

School number: 351
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Physical address:
27 Walnut Avenue, Ashburton

Postal Address:
P O Box 204, Ashburton, 7740