St Peter's School (Cambridge) Waikato

Head of department–biology

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


Listed 2:35 PM 28 June 2021
Closes 5pm 05 July 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAM_W

At St Peter’s, we strive for academic excellence. With a reputation for high academic achievement, we are looking for a head of department – biology to join our vibrant and well-resourced faculty.

This role is an excellent career development opportunity where you will:

  • Provide overall management and professional leadership for biology courses offered to Y11–13 students
  • Consult with department staff and head of Faculty regarding allocation of biology classes to appropriate staff
  • Hold biology department meetings on a regular basis
  • Teach biology and science courses as allocated
  • Work collaboratively with the science team on goals, assessment, planning reporting, budgets and courses
  • Assist any provisionally registered teachers to gain full registration.

You will work in a superbly resourced team environment where each member of the team is committed to making a positive difference in the lives of each young person.

We offer staff professional learning options, career development and growth opportunities. you will also enjoy the benefits of working at a high-profile school. We have world class facilities in a 100-acre campus that is beautifully landscaped and a pleasure to work in.

We offer generous salaries above state rate and a significant benefit package to successful applicants.

Position to commence ASAP.



How to apply

Please apply online by clicking on the vacancy link and attaching your CV and cover letter
(07) 827 9899

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAM_W

Listed 2:35 PM 28 June 2021
Closes 5pm 05 July 2021

St Peter's School (Cambridge) NZ

School details

St Peter's School (Cambridge)

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 1211

School number: 141
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Physical address:
1716 Cambridge Road, Cambridge

Postal Address:
Private Bag 884, Cambridge, 3450