Porirua College Wellington

Head of faculty – English

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

3MU + 2MMA

Listed 2:27 PM 09 March 2021
Closes 3pm 23 March 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAHkX

Our college is a thriving, culturally diverse secondary school with a largely Pasifika and Māori student population.  We enjoy modern learning facilities in whānau based Houses, above the lovely Porirua basin.  We are developing innovative curriculum to engage our learners and grow their Voice, Action and Identity – our Kahui Ako’s graduate profile.  We have a proud history of restorative practice with strong, positive relationships throughout the school.

We require a full-time permanent head of faculty to lead a team of 6 teachers including an assistant HOF at the start of term 2 or by negotiation.


How to apply

A job description is attached. Applicants are to send a cover letter and a CV with 3 referees who may be contacted to:

Sandy Wooldridge, Principal's PA
(04) 237 5465

Job Description
HOF English v2

Vacancy reference #:1HAHkX

Listed 2:27 PM 09 March 2021
Closes 3pm 23 March 2021

School details

Porirua College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 572

School number: 255
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Physical address:
64 Driver Crescent, Cannons Creek, Porirua

Postal Address:
P O Box 53023, Porirua, 5240