Whangārei Boys' High School Northland

Career and transition manager

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

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
1MU + 1MMA + Careers Advisor Allowance

Listed 11:42 am 27 April 2021
Closes 3pm 17 May 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAKC6

This is an exciting opportunity to lead a dynamic and nationally recognised programme. A permanent position, responsible for the career and transition programmes within the school inclusive of administrative, staff, operations and budgetary requirements. This is a highly developed curriculum position involving the integrated management of all programmes within the careers, and leadership of a whole school academic guidance programme. This is a demanding position with a wide and comprehensive area of responsibility and requires someone with a strong work ethic, a sound knowledge of curriculum (NZQA framework, NCEA), career practice and work-based learning requirements together with a proven track record of developing new initiatives/innovative programmes as well as a good sense of humour. 

Applicants will be a current NZ registered teacher, with prior and/or current experience in careers, STAR and Gateway in the secondary school environment. Applicants should have outstanding communication skills and should be prepared to take part in co-curricular activities. Please state teaching subjects.

Applicants should be well qualified and highly motivated, with a commitment to high standards of achievement in a progressive boys’ school environment. A strong commitment to restorative practices and culturally responsive and relational teaching approaches is essential.

Ka mohio hoki ki ngā ūara o te kura, ara ko te whakawhānaungatanga, manaakitanga, tika, pono, maia, aroha me te mahi tahi.

How to apply

Please send your CV, cover letter and completed application form and direct enquiries to:

Mrs Frances Semenoff, PA to the Principal
Box 5034, Whangarei 0140
(09) 430 4187

Download our application form
WBHS 2021 application form v2

Download our job description
Careers Transition Manager Job Description Person Specification March 2021 v2

Vacancy reference #:1HAKC6

Listed 11:42 am 27 April 2021
Closes 3pm 17 May 2021

School details

Whangārei Boys' High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Male
Decile: 5
Roll: 1249

School number: 15
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Physical address:
10 Kent Road, Whangarei

Postal Address:
P O Box 5034, Whangarei, 140