St Margaret's College Canterbury

English and humanities teacher–strong interest in cross curricular learning

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Certificated teacher

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

Listed 12:26 pm 10 November 2020
Closes 4pm 26 November 2020
Vacancy reference #: 1HAE9J

St Margaret's College features one of the city's most modern campuses and a working environment that is committed to constant advancement of quality teaching and learning. The College is unique in that it offers the dual academic pathway of NCEA and the International Baccalaureate Diploma, for girls from Year 1 through to Year 13 for boarding and day pupils with a strong emphasis on well-being and pastoral care, as well as academic success. With a commitment to holistic education, balancing academic excellence with a multitude of co-curricular opportunities, St Margaret’s College encourages students and staff to discover their passions and be the very best they can be.

The Role

We are currently seeking a motivated enthusiastic English and Humanities Teacher to teach middle to senior school year groups. This position also has the potential to be a Curriculum Leader of Cross Curricular and Alternative programmes in the senior school. The Teacher needs to be passionate about teaching young woman and able to meet and extend the needs of their learners through strong pedagogical practise including digital technology, blended learning and differentiation.


Applicants must be able to start in January 2021, have knowledge of and experience with the New Zealand Curriculum, commit to the vision and values of the College and demonstrate a commitment to be part of a well-resourced and supportive environment with motivated students who are keen to learn.

Two Position Descriptions - one of English and Humanities Teacher (fixed term) and one of  Curriculum Leader of  Cross Curricular and Alternate Programmes in the Senior School (fixed term) are on our website




How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Belinda Cuzens
Box 25-094, City East, Christchurch 8141
(03) 379 2000

Position Description for English & Humanities Teacher

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAE9J

Listed 12:26 pm 10 November 2020
Closes 4pm 26 November 2020

School details

St Margaret's College

Type: Composite
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Female
Decile: 10
Roll: 805

School number: 333
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Physical address:
12 Winchester Street, Merivale, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 25094, Christchurch, 8144