St Peter's College (Palmerston North) Manawatu/Whanganui

Deputy principal

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Deputy principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
6MU + 1SMA

Listed 2:22 PM 06 September 2021
Closes 12 noon 04 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPT0

We are seeking an inspirational and innovative leader to join our senior leadership team. The role requires you to be a strong communicator with exceptional relationship skills.

St Peter’s College:

  • Is a Catholic special character college
  • Is Y7–13 co-education integrated school
  • Has a 2022 predicted roll of 720.

The ability to establish positive relationships with students and staff is essential, and you will need to be committed to culturally responsive pedagogy, restorative practice and the college’s inclusive vision and values.

The successful candidate will possess and demonstrate the following skills and attributes:

  • An excellent classroom practitioner
  • Previous dynamic leadership experience and will be able to demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the NZ Curriculum
  • The ability to collaborate as part of a positive, cohesive team
  • Excellent e-learning skills
  • The ability to engage with our unique teaching and learning philosophy.

St Peter’s College offers an excellent teaching and learning environment in a special character school. We have a vision for the college that is both exciting and challenging for staff and students. 

“Capabilities to assist in planning and organising the courses and programmes at the school to ensure they reflect the special character of the school shall be a condition of appointment.” (Schedule 6 Clause 50 Education and Training Act 2020)

Please state subject strengths in your letter of application.

How to apply

An application pack is available to download from our website.

Margaret Leamy, Principal
(06) 354 4198 extn 721

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAPT0

Listed 2:22 PM 06 September 2021
Closes 12 noon 04 October 2021

St Peter's College (Palmerston North) NZ

School details

St Peter's College (Palmerston North)

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 690

School number: 204
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Physical address:
Holdsworth Avenue, Milson, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
3 Holdsworth Avenue, Milson, Palmerston North, 4414