Director of Boarding

 

This is a unique opportunity to join the staff of one of Auckland’s most successful schools as the Director of Boarding. The school has a long tradition of boarding, with School House for boys boarding established in 1927.
The boys boarding house is home away from home for 105 boys and draws many students from the top half of the North Island and a number from the Pacific Islands.

This is a senior role in the school that is supported by the Board of Trustees, Headmaster, Senior Leadership and experienced staff in the boarding house.

As Director of Boarding, you will be expected to maintain a safe and inclusive environment for all boarding students.  This position includes the operational and financial management of the boarding house.

This position requires a person with

  • Exceptional interpersonal, communication and relationship skills
  • An empathy for teenagers
  • A strong moral compass
  • Strong organisation, planning, management, reflection skills
  • Experience in leadership of fostering teams

This is a full-time position (which includes some weekend work), and the Director of Boarding is required to live on-site.  The salary package includes accommodation (separate 4-bedroom house), electricity and water. The Director is expected to eat meals with the boys during term time. This position would be suitable for a couple, as there is potential to negotiate duties as Matron for a partner.

Start Date:  Early December 2019 (or by negotiation)

Applicants for this position should have NZ Residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Any inquires to Sarah Hayes (Deputy Principal) [email protected] or (09) 815 4038.

Please send your cover letter, completed Mount Albert Grammar School staff application form and CV to [email protected]

Applications close 4pm, Monday 15 July

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Teacher Aide

 

We are looking for someone who has the skills and passion to work with students in our Learning Support Department.  You will work closely with students who require classroom help due to their learning needs, primarily with literacy and numeracy skills and also with organisation, impulse control and maintaining classroom focus.

Excellent spoken and written English language skills are essential. Familiarity with Microsoft Office is desirable.

The advertised position is fixed-term, with a starting date as soon as possible and finishing at the end of the school year, or early by negotiation, with a possibility of renewal for 2020. The hours of work are 6 hours per day, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, and 5.5 hours per day on Thursdays, during term time only.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Please send your cover letter, completed Mount Albert Grammar School staff application form and CV to [email protected]

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Click here for the MAGS Staff Application Form