Waikato Diocesan School For Girls Waikato

Dean of boarding (2 positions)

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

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

Listed 10:14 AM 10 November 2021
Closes 9am 24 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAR8p

Waikato Diocesan School for Girls is an integrated Anglican day and boarding school with approximately 650 students. The school is committed to personal excellence with a strong emphasis on pastoral care. We have built an enviable reputation for outstanding academic, cultural and sporting performance and achievement. 

Reporting to the DP–wellbeing, we are looking for an energetic and caring person to work in the family friendly environment of our boarding establishment.  Nurturing our girls and helping them to reach their full potential is the key focus of this role.  

You will be required to lead either the junior or senior boarding team and facilitate positive links with the day school. Key responsibilities for this role include ensuring students are cared for physically, emotionally and spiritually, providing them with a boarding experience that is positive and conducive to their learning and development. This ensures that the boarding house operates effectively, preparing confident, resourceful and resilient young women. 

The successful applicants may also be required to teach allocated classes (please state teaching subjects on application). Commitment to the school’s special character is essential. 

The successful applicant will have excellent communication skills with the ability to foster positive harmonious relationships with girls and families. Previous experience in a school or boarding facility would be highly desirable. 

On-site accommodation may be provided. This position will commence on 24 January 2022. 

An application form and job description is available on our website.



How to apply

Please email completed application form, CV and cover letter to:

People & Culture Manager
(07) 855 2038

Download our application form
MASTER Application Form Teaching Roles 2021 v13

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAR8p

Listed 10:14 AM 10 November 2021
Closes 9am 24 November 2021

Waikato Diocesan School For Girls NZ

School details

Waikato Diocesan School For Girls

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Female
Decile: 10
Roll: 659

School number: 140
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Physical address:
660 River Road, Hamilton

Postal Address:
Private Bag 3051, Waikato Mail Centre, Hamilton, 3240