St Peter's School (Cambridge) Waikato

Teacher of social studies / head of department history

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

Social sciences

Listed 12:58 PM 24 November 2021
Closes 12pm 06 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HARY9

We strive for academic excellence. We have an exciting opportunity for an innovative and engaging teacher to join our vibrant and well-resourced social science faculty. You will be able to build positive relationships with students and enable them to reach their full potential.
Small class sizes mean teachers have more opportunity to engage with students and invest in their overall growth.
The successful candidate will have significant curriculum expertise in teaching History to Y13. Ideally, you will also have some understanding of or interest in working with the International Baccalaureate History curriculum.
This role is an excellent career development opportunity where you will:  

  • Provide professional leadership and management for NCEA and IB History courses offered at the school
  • Design innovative curriculum programmes which will engage learners
  • Collaborate with and lead history department staff regarding allocation of classes and curriculum development
  • Direct and monitor assessment and reporting for NCEA and history courses in line with school policies
  • Supervise, support and appraise teachers of history
  • Please state other teaching subjects.  

We have an exceptional work environment in beautifully landscaped grounds. We offer excellent employment benefits including access to our gym and pool facilities, staff lunches, excellent employer contribution to KiwiSaver and a culture which values excellence. You will work in a collaborative team who are committed to making a difference in the lives of young people.

You will require to be Covid-19 vaccinated, in line with the Covid-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021.  

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Human Resources
(07) 827 9899

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HARY9

Listed 12:58 PM 24 November 2021
Closes 12pm 06 December 2021

St Peter's School (Cambridge) NZ

School details

St Peter's School (Cambridge)

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 1211

School number: 141
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Physical address:
1716 Cambridge Road, Cambridge

Postal Address:
Private Bag 884, Cambridge, 3450