head of department science in Nelson

rosie pinckney, randstad
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NZ$ 75,000 - NZ$ 100,000 per year

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education & training
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NZ$ 75,000 - NZ$ 100,000 per year
3 years
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I am working with a school in Nelson to source an experienced Science teacher for their year 9-13 students, and to lead their Science department.

About the School:

This school is a vibrant, lively coeducational secondary school located in Nelson. The school prides itself on it's holistic educational approach that supports success in every form, encouraging all talents. Sporting over 1600 students, the school is entrusted by parents based locally and internationally, and aspires to be the school of choice for every family in the community.

About the Position:

You will be required to lead the schools innovative and well resourced Science department, and teach the subject to students ranging from years 9-13. You will have proven experience displaying the following skills:

  • Management and Leadership
  • Organisation
  • People skills

You will also be enthusiastic about participating in the schools extracurricular activities.

About You:

You will have an encouraging, positive and driven personality, with the ability to provide enriching learning environments for your students. You will be relationship-focused, valuing the relationships you have with your students, their whānau and the wider community, and you will be a motivating figure in your department.

You also must have your New Zealand teachers registration, and have eligible work rights. This position does not provide sponsorship.

To apply, please call me on 0800 800 204 (option 3) or email your CV to rosie.pinckney@randstad.co.nz.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Secondary teacher, Science teacher, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Life Science, Natural Science

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree