St Patrick's School (Greymouth) West Coast

Director of religious studies (DRS)

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Certificated teacher

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

Listed 6:38 PM 03 October 2021
Closes Midday 19 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQDc

St Patrick’s School is a Catholic integrated full primary situated in Greymouth on the West Coast of the South Island.  

We seek an exceptional faith leader to join our team. We are looking for an enthusiastic experienced teacher. A willingness to take part in religious instruction appropriate to the special character of the school shall be a condition of appointment. The person appointed is required to give guidance and provide effective leadership in religious instruction and observances throughout the school. The appointee will be required to accept and recognize the responsibility to maintain, preserve and grow the special character of our school.

The successful candidate will have an excellent knowledge of the curriculum with a strong focus on quality teaching and learning and be committed to enhancing student achievement. 

We are looking for a religious education leader who is:

  • An active member of a Catholic parish community
  • Open and approachable and will be able to develop and maintain strong professional relationships with learners, staff, whānau and the wider community
  • An excellent communicator who has the ability to motivate all learners
  • A highly effective classroom teacher.

The teaching level will be determined by the successful applicant’s experience and strengths.

Position commences term 1, 2022.

How to apply

Please send your cover letter, application, CV, and direct enquiries to:

Tanya Whitmore, Board Secretary
17 Puketahi Street, Greymouth
(03) 768 7830

Download our application form
DRS 2022 Application Pack.doc Google Docs

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQDc

Listed 6:38 PM 03 October 2021
Closes Midday 19 October 2021

St Patrick's School (Greymouth) NZ

School details

St Patrick's School (Greymouth)

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 181

School number: 3538
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Physical address:
13 Puketahi Street, Greymouth

Postal Address:
13 Puketahi Street, Greymouth, 7805