Rathkeale College Wellington

Head of music

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Certificated teacher

The arts

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 10:49 AM 28 September 2021
Closes 18 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQ0w

Maternity leave position, to commence term 1, 2022.

We are looking for a passionate teacher to lead our music department. The successful applicant will have the ability to maintain our quality music programmes that provide a range of opportunities to connect with, inspire, and engage our students and their musical talents, interests and aspirations.

Commitment to maintaining our co- and extra-curricular activities is essential.

The music department is part of our highly-regarded creative arts area, and the HOD will enjoy strong collegial support from similar enthusiastic teachers. 

We are a boys’ secondary school for Y9–13 students and also operate a very successful co-ed senior college in Y12–13 with girls from St Matthew’s Collegiate School. The college enjoys a reputation as one of the finest boys’ schools in New Zealand and provides students with the opportunity to develop into well-rounded young citizens. The school grounds cover 60 hectares and are located in the thriving Wairarapa, 5 minutes north of Masterton. Three boys' boarding houses are located on the grounds, catering for boarding students.

On-site accommodation and a role within our boarding houses may be available.

How to apply

Please send your covering letter and CV, and direct enquiries to:

Martin O'Grady, Principal
(06) 377 9032

Vacancy reference #:1HAQ0w

Listed 10:49 AM 28 September 2021
Closes 18 October 2021

Rathkeale College NZ

School details

Rathkeale College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Male
Decile: 9
Roll: 338

School number: 245
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Physical address:
Willow Park Drive, Opaki, Masterton

Postal Address:
Willow Park Drive RD 11, Masterton, 5871