Dilworth School Auckland

Head of senior campus

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Other senior leadership

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

Listed 12:28 PM 24 September 2021
Closes 5pm 11 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAPvX

  • Career enhancing opportunity for a visionary education leader
  • Leading independent school
  • Competitive remuneration package. 

About the role

An integral member of the senior leadership team, this role is responsible for the culture, management and day to day organisation and operation of the Dilworth senior campus.

The position is accountable for relevant parent/whānau and learner/ākonga contact and communication, relationship management, administration and the execution of cross-campus strategic initiatives. It will also deputise for the headmaster in his absence. 

Skills and experience

Dilworth has aspirational plans for the future, and seeks a head of senior campus to help shape these. An understanding of the importance of boarding and the house system is essential. Most importantly, well qualified applicants will be able to articulate and demonstrate a commitment to the school’s values as an Anglican institution: valuing tradition, building community, developing resilience and providing opportunity. 


A competitive remuneration package, including accommodation, is on offer. 

About the company

Dilworth School was established in 1906 pursuant to the will of James Dilworth. It exists to provide free board, education and training for boys of “parents of good character in straitened circumstances” with the aim that the students will become “good and useful members of society”. The will of James Dilworth further stipulates Dilworth’s students be given a Christian education, grounded in the traditions of the Anglican Church. Dilworth is New Zealand’s largest boarding-only school, with classes from Y7-13.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Ian Taylor
(027) 487 7424

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAPvX

Listed 12:28 PM 24 September 2021
Closes 5pm 11 October 2021

School details

Dilworth School

Type: Composite
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Male
Decile: 4
Roll: 540

School number: 66
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Physical address:
2 Erin Street, Remuera, Auckland

Postal Address:
Private Bag 28904, Remuera, Auckland, 1541