Ashburton College Canterbury

Careers coordinator

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Careers advisor

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

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 4:46 PM 01 October 2021
Closes Noon 18 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQEt

Position to commence at the start of the 2022 school year.

The successful application will:

  • have a sound knowledge of career pathways for students, and accessible resources and information relevant to career education and employment opportunities; 
  • have a good understanding of the Youth Guarantee Scheme, what Ashburton College and outside agencies can offer; 
  • make strong links between Ashburton College and outside providers, engender effective working relationships with a variety of personnel and groups; and 
  • have knowledge of vocational pathway qualifications and how to track progress towards them.

The College caters for the majority of students in Mid Canterbury. We are forward thinking and in the process of redesigning learning experiences for our students. Over the coming years there is forecast roll growth as well as major rebuild work in the near future. This is an exciting time to join the school and be a part of curriculum change at Ashburton College.

We are a PB4L and Restorative Practices school and currently working to enhance culturally responsive and relational practices. We are proud to be a participating member of the Hakatere Kāhui Ako.

Set in the heart of Mid Canterbury, Ashburton is only an hour’s drive from the recreational hinterland of Mt Hutt ski field, lakes and mountains and from Christchurch city, while having its own vibrant community. With affordable housing and a wide variety of recreational opportunities, Mid Canterbury is a great place to live and work.

How to apply

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

Jodee Ross
(03) 308 4193

Vacancy reference #:1HAQEt

Listed 4:46 PM 01 October 2021
Closes Noon 18 October 2021

Ashburton College NZ

School details

Ashburton College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 1205

School number: 351
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Physical address:
27 Walnut Avenue, Allenton, Ashburton

Postal Address:
P O Box 204, Allenton, Ashburton, 7740