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Director of Sport
Full time permanent
Senior College and Middle College
Pakuranga Campus 

Commencing January 2019. We are a leader among independent schools in Australasia, providing a future-focused values-based Presbyterian education for students from 3 to 18 years old, in four schools on three campuses across Auckland. Significant features of the Pakuranga Campus include the outstanding physical environment, excellent facilities and the division into Senior and Middle Colleges with students who are enthusiastic and motivated to learn.  

Reporting to the Senior College Principal, the primary role of this position is to oversee the extensive sporting programme, through the Sports Administrators and Directors of individual codes, for students at our Pakuranga Campus. 

Applicants should have: 

  • A knowledge and understanding of a wide range of sports
  • Experience in effectively leading and developing a high functioning team of employees
  • Experience in reviewing sporting performance and leading improvement
  • A commitment to the highest standards of sportsmanship and fair play
  • Exceptional communication and relationship skills
  • A proven record of being well organised and coping under pressure
  • Business acumen and evidence of managing a sizeable budget
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • An understanding and commitment to the Presbyterian traditions of Saint Kentigern 

Saint Kentigern offers competitive salary packages which will be negotiated with the successful applicant. 

Please apply by sending a current CV and covering letter, including three referee names and contact details.  This should be emailed to hr@saintkentigern.com by and addressed to: Sandra Melhuish, Human Resources Co-ordinator.  Applications close Friday 2 November 2018.

Head of EOTC
Full time permanent
Middle College and Senior College
Pakuranga Campus 

Commencing Term 1, 2019. We are looking for a teacher with extensive outdoor education experience and appropriate qualifications to lead our diverse EOTC programmes.  This is a leadership position which requires practical organisation and administration, together with strong interpersonal and communication skills. The role includes a teaching requirement and significant health and safety responsibility.  Salary by negotiation. 

The successful candidate will join our team of dedicated and innovative staff in outstanding facilities with first-class resources. A commitment to the special character of the College is essential. 

Applications close Monday 5 November 2018 at 3:30 pm.  Applications are to be made in writing with a cover letter (stating teaching subjects) and CV to Sandra Melhuish, HR Co-ordinator, hr@saintkentigern.com. A detailed Job Description is available on request.

Health and Safety Manager
Full time permanent
Trust Services
Pakuranga Campus 

We are looking for an experienced Health and Safety Manager to provide visible and effective health and safety leadership, guidance and support across all our Schools.  In addition to promoting and maintaining compliance with relevant legislation and industry standards, you will partner with all stakeholders to ensure engagement, accountability and ownership.  Relationships are critical as are strong influencing skills and your ability to drive ongoing improvement in Health and Safety.  Appropriate qualifications in Health and Safety, along with previous experience in an educational environment or in outdoor education, would be an advantage. 

The successful candidate will join our team of dedicated and innovative staff in outstanding facilities with first-class resources.  A commitment to the special character of the College is essential. 

Applications close 31 October 2018.  Applications are to be made in writing with a cover letter and CV to Sandra Melhuish, HR Co-ordinator, hr@saintkentigern.com. A detailed Job Description is available on request.

Mathematics Teacher
Full time Permanent
Middle College and Senior College
Pakuranga Campus 

Commencing Term 1 2019. We are seeking a Teacher of Mathematics to join a team of dedicated staff in excellent facilities, with first class resources and students who are keen to learn.  The ability to teach Statistics to NCEA Level 3 and Scholarship is an advantage.  A commitment to the special character and the co-curricular programme of the College is essential.  Applications are to be made in writing with a current CV and emailed to Sandra Melhuish, Human Resources Co-ordinator, hr@saintkentigern.com.  Applications close on 23 October 2018, at 3:30 pm.

Food Technology Teacher
Full time Permanent
Middle College and Senior College
Pakuranga Campus 

Commencing term 1 2019. We are seeking an enthusiastic teacher of food technology for this full time permanent position, who is able to fit into our progressive and cross-disciplinary department. Experience in other areas of technology and/or DVC would be beneficial but not essential. Please state areas of interest. 

Please apply by sending covering letter and current CV, which could include an appendix of student work to Sandra Melhuish, HR Coordinator at hr@saintkentigern.com. Applications close Friday 19 October 2018 at 3:30 pm.

Recruitment process

Application
Send your application in writing to the designated officer including a covering letter that explains why you feel you would be a good fit at Saint Kentigern.

Shortlist
We will contact you to book an interview time. If travel is an issue this can be conducted via video conference.

Interview
Come prepared to discuss your experience and what attracts you to working at Saint Kentigern in this role. We may ask you to come back, take an ability test or give a presentation – you’ll have ample time to prepare.

Successful candidates
If you are successful, we will let you know by phone, then confirm the offer in writing.

Offer
You will receive an offer and a contract by mail. If you agree to the terms of your agreement, you will then sign and return the documents.

On-boarding
Your new manager will be in touch to arrange for your on-boarding.

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