KingsWay School | North Auckland

HEAD OF FACULTY - ENGLISH
Permanent | Full Time 

KingsWay School is a high achieving, state-integrated Christian school catering to Year 1–13 students.  Our mission is “To be a Christian community of learning that nurtures young people towards their full potential as servant leaders in the Kingdom of God”.  It is expected that you would be willing to uphold and support our special Christian character that permeates all aspects of the programme and contributes to the co-curricular life of the school.   

We are seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic leader for our Senior School English and Languages Faculty to start at the beginning of Term 2, 2024.

Working closely with the English staff, this permanent full time 3SU role is responsible to:

  • Effectively engage with and teach English (NCEA) to students in Y10–13 and evaluate the department’s academic process and achievement 

  • Continue to develop effective unit/standards which respond effectively and appropriately to all students needs 

  • Successfully lead, mentor, and influence team members of the department 

  • Promote and support faculty professional development and learning 

  • Hold effective faculty meetings 

  • Ensure whole school assessment, reporting, and moderation practices are being adhered to 

  • Contribute to strategic HOF and Senior School meetings 

The successful candidate will: 

  • Possess a high degree of pedagogical knowledge and experience in the English curriculum (NCEA Level 2-3) and learning strategies

  • Have a proven ability to relate well and be culturally responsive to a diverse range of staff and students

  • Be innovative and digitally proficient 

  • Be motivated, organised, and student-centred 

  • Be capable of developing sustainable systems of departmental evaluation and improvement 

  • Be resilient and exhibiting a very positive, and professional attitude 

  • Champion the language, vision, and values of KingsWay School

Applicants must be New Zealand registered teachers.

Position Commences:  Term 2, 2024
Applications Close:  9am, Thursday 14 March

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