Kristin School Auckland

Head of faculty – science

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


Listed 11:29 AM 12 July 2021
Closes 06 August 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HANBo

  • Commencing January 2022
  • Albany location with park-like grounds


We have the need for a proactive and innovative leader and teacher for our Science faculty for Y7–13.  Responsible for the success of the faculty, you will lead a passionate team of teachers, curriculum leaders and technicians, to provide outstanding results for our students, as well as teach across our middle and senior schools. As part of the leadership team of the school you will build strong relationships within the Kristin and wider communities. Utilising strong business acumen skills, you will be fiscally responsible for the budget and successful outcomes of the science area.

Experience needed

A strong track record of innovation and educational excellence in science is essential for this role, along with NZ teachers registration, or the ability to obtain this before starting the role.  You will enjoy leading and developing people, along with a proven track record in curriculum development and innovative student initiatives.  Most importantly, the successful applicant will be able to demonstrate commitment to Kristin's values to "Progress with Vision, Integrity and Love". 


Kristin is one of New Zealand's finest independent, non-denominational, co-educational schools.  It provides exceptional education for over 1700 students from Early Learning to Y13. The sschool attracts highly talented staff that inspires outstanding academic achievement and offers a high performing array of co-curricular activities.  Progressive and global in its approach, Kristin provides dual pathways through NCEA and the International Baccalaureate, a well-reputed international programme. 

Benefits & Culture

You will have creative freedom, students who are thirsty for knowledge, and a commitment to your professional development. Enjoy a highly competitive remuneration package, generous time allowance, and small class sizes with highly engaged students. The science faculty is welcoming and sociable, well-resourced and supported by dedicated science technicians to help you prepare for lessons. 

 Please apply using the vacancy link.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Rebecca Isted
(09) 415 5097

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HANBo

Listed 11:29 AM 12 July 2021
Closes 06 August 2021

Kristin School NZ

School details

Kristin School

Type: Composite
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 1684

School number: 29
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Physical address:
360 Albany Highway, Albany, Auckland

Postal Address:
P O Box 300087, Albany, Auckland, 752