Edgewater College Auckland

Head of futures

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Careers advisor

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

Listed 10:08 AM 15 June 2021
Closes 3.30 pm 28 June 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HALvx

Edgewater College is a co-educational, state secondary school in central / east Auckland, offering a future-focused, strength-based curriculum from Y9–13. We serve a diverse urban community with students from a wide range of cultural, social, and economic backgrounds.

Our school values of māia | courage, manaakitanga | care and manawa reka | curiosity underpin our teaching and learning, and your ability to support these values as well as culturally sustaining and restorative practices is an expectation.

This exciting new role to lead our careers and vocational pathways team will work with our existing heads of industry pathways and employment skills to support all Edgewater College students to realise their passions and have the skills and qualifications they need to excel in the future. We are looking for a future-focused and collaborative person to design and build a highly innovative and successful programme that supports all our learners into the future of work and/or learning.

Key tasks will involve – ensuring all students receive strength-based careers advice, tracking and mentoring our learners, and working with school leaders and teachers to ensure all students are able to develop their career management capabilities. An ability to support priority learners, including those with additional learning needs, as well as Māori and Pacific youth is essential.

This role does involve approx. 0.2 teaching component - please state teaching strengths in your application. Careers’ qualifications or the willingness to work towards these is a condition of appointment.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Susan Wolfgram, Principals PA
32 Edgewater Drive, Pakuranga 2010
(09) 576 9039

Download our application form
Application information updated May 2021 v4

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HALvx

Listed 10:08 AM 15 June 2021
Closes 3.30 pm 28 June 2021

Edgewater College NZ

School details

Edgewater College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 618

School number: 79
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Physical address:
32 Edgewater Drive, Pakuranga, Auckland

Postal Address:
32 Edgewater Drive, Pakuranga, Manukau, 2010