Selwyn House School Canterbury

Director of music

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Certificated teacher

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

Listed 3:20 PM 30 November 2021
Closes 4:00pm 10 December 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HARha

Selwyn House School is a well-established independent day and boarding school for girls aged 5–13 years. We are an International Baccalaureate School offering the Primary Years Programme within a future-focused educational environment. We are committed to offering the highest level of educational opportunities to students.

We are seeking an experienced, highly skilled and passionate teacher of music to provide a maternity cover starting beginning of term 2, 2022 (start date 29 April 2022) through to the end of term 1, 2023. 

The position is focused primarily on ensuring that the classroom music programme (including extra-curricular groups and choirs) produces positive outcomes for all students while fostering the highest level of curriculum delivery.

The position will be a 0.8 FTE or 1 FTE position depending on the candidate. As this is a 2022 start we are only able to appoint teachers who are fully vaccinated against Covid 19.  

The job description is available on our website.


How to apply

  If you would like to apply for this position, please forward your CV, and completed application form, together with a supporting letter of application, and direct enquiries to:

Basma El Morshidi
(03) 355 7299

Download our application form
Selwyn House School Employment Application

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HARha

Listed 3:20 PM 30 November 2021
Closes 4:00pm 10 December 2021

Selwyn House School NZ

School details

Selwyn House School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: Private : Fully Registered
Gender: Female
Decile: 10
Roll: 276

School number: 4138
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Physical address:
122 Merivale Lane, Merivale, Christchurch

Postal Address:
P O Box 25049, Merivale, Christchurch, 8014