Hukarere Girls’ College Hawke's Bay

Head of physical education

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

Health and physical education

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 3:17 PM 02 November 2021
Closes 4.00 PM 15 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQuy

Energetic head of physical education sought

He karanga kaikā tēnei! We are looking for an energetic and dynamic head of physical education to lead and inspire our physical education and health curriculums.

This opportunity has arisen due to staff movement and a surge in our school’s roll. We are looking for a suitably qualified and experienced teacher to take physical education and health to another level.

While previous successful experience is desirable applications from able beginning teachers are welcome.

The successful applicant should be active and self-motivated with an eagerness to contribute to the physical and mental wellbeing of our kohine.

Set in the picturesque Eskdale, 15 minutes from Napier City and an easy drive from Hastings and Havelock North, Hukarere is nestled in a beautiful rural setting, conducive to learning and overall wellbeing. The college has ample green spaces and the successful applicant will be encouraged to utilise these.

Hukarere Girls’ College has a rich and extensive history, steeped in te ao Māori and Anglican traditions since the school opened in 1875. The Anglican values of aroha, kotahitanga, manaakitanga, tautoko, whakapono and whanaugatanga are intrinsic to the learning and nurturing of our kohine.

We have a mix of day students, who travel to school by bus, and boarders. Our new management team of experienced educationalists are reshaping the curriculum to ensure it is authentic and progressive. Classes are kept at a minimum to ensure our kohine receive personal attention both in and out of the classroom.

You will be joining a team of highly skilled, passionate, and supportive professionals who are committed to ensuring that our kohine get the best possible education available to them.  

The position has 2 permanent management units.

How to apply

Request an information pack. Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Shona West, Principal
17 Shaw Road, Eskdale
(06) 835 8452

Vacancy reference #:1HAQuy

Listed 3:17 PM 02 November 2021
Closes 4.00 PM 15 November 2021

Hukarere Girls’ College NZ

School details

Hukarere Girls’ College

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Female
Decile: 2
Roll: 78

School number: 435
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Physical address:
17 Shaw Road, Eskdale

Postal Address:
17 Shaw Road RD 2, Napier, 4182