Sacred Heart College (Auckland) Auckland

Headmaster. Tagged

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Principal

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

Listed 8:53 AM 03 December 2021
Closes 4pm 09 February 2022
Vacancy reference #: 1HARnp

Sacred Heart College is proudly anchored in the Marist charism, which reflects the vision of St Marcellin Champagnat, with continued and strong connections with its founding educators, the Marist Brothers. As a boys only, integrated, Y7-13 school in East Auckland, the charism, vision and values of our founder are promoted in the daily lives of students and staff. Our vision is “making boys into courageous Marist men” and is cultivated by encouraging our boys to be authentic in their faith, character and aspiration.

The student roll of 1,220 enjoys excellent facilities set on 24 hectares overlooking the Tamaki estuary. Features include well-resourced teaching spaces, a boarding hostel for up to 170 boys, chapel, aquatic centre, auditorium, theatre and extensive playing fields.

The Board of Trustees is seeking to appoint an exemplary educational leader to continue a tradition of excellent leadership at the college. The new headmaster will be visionary, inspirational, dynamic, future-focused, able to build on the strong relationships with key stakeholders and deliver on our strategic plan.

They will also –

  • Accept and recognise the responsibility to maintain and preserve the special character of the college
  • Continue to promote and develop a culture of academic excellence, building on the momentum of the last 3 years
  • Appreciate the unique cultural diversity within the college, ensuring the continued success of all students
  • As chief executive of the boarding hostel, have a strong understanding of the vital role of a hostel in the everyday life of the college
  • Have exceptional people skills and the ability to motivate staff
  • Be a highly skilled communicator. 

A willingness and ability to take part in religious instruction appropriate to the special character of the school shall be a condition of appointment.

How to apply

Please request an application pack and associated forms and direct enquiries to:

Peter Gall
(021) 936 753

Vacancy reference #:1HARnp

Listed 8:53 AM 03 December 2021
Closes 4pm 09 February 2022

Sacred Heart College (Auckland) NZ

School details

Sacred Heart College (Auckland)

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Male
Decile: 8
Roll: 1286

School number: 59
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Physical address:
250 West Tamaki Road, Glendowie, Auckland

Postal Address:
250 West Tamaki Road, Glendowie, Auckland, 1071