Palmerston North Girls' High School Manawatu/Whanganui

HoD Pathways

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Middle leadership

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

Listed 2:31 PM 15 October 2021
Closes 4pm 29 October 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQVk

To commence start of term 1, 2022.

We are seeking a dynamic and innovative person to lead our Pathways Department, including oversight of Careers, Gateway and STAR. Applicants need to be able to demonstrate innovation and understanding in engaging and empowering young people, particularly girls, around careers, tertiary and vocational pathways and assist the school to develop and implement a coherent careers plan from Y9-13.

This is an opportunity to lead a revisioned department to support and promote strong careers guidance and education across the school community.  The role will assist our young people to explore the world of work and tertiary landscapes while still under the pastoral umbrella of the school.  The successful candidate would be expected to develop and expand tertiary, community and industry partnerships. They must be a team player, able to build good relationships with students, staff, whānau and wider community and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 

Previous experience or study within a careers framework would be an advantage. There is administrative support for the position.

Please contact the Principal or visit our school website for more information.


How to apply

Please send your covering letter, CV, and application form to:

Principal's PA
238 Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North
(06) 357 9194

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Hod Pathways

Vacancy reference #:1HAQVk

Listed 2:31 PM 15 October 2021
Closes 4pm 29 October 2021

Palmerston North Girls' High School NZ

School details

Palmerston North Girls' High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Female
Decile: 8
Roll: 1209

School number: 203
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Physical address:
Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North

Postal Address:
Fitzherbert Avenue, Palmerston North, 4410