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The Principal welcomes applications for relief teaching at Emmanuel Christian School from qualified and NZ registered teachers who are able to demonstrate a commitment to our special Christian character. 
If you are interested in working at Emmanuel Christian School you may email or post your CV to the Principal. Please ensure the school application form and statement of faith accompanies your CV. The application form(s) can be downloaded from the resources section at the bottom of this page, application(s) will not be considered without these documents.
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Deputy Principal - Head of Middle School (tagged position)



Applications are invited for a newly established position as Deputy Principal - Head of Middle School, 4PMU, commencement term 2 2015 or by negotiation. We are a decile 8, Integrated Christian School located in the progressive North West of Christchurch. If you are an experienced teacher (Primary or Secondary) are highly motivated, enjoy working with young people and have a desire to lead the development of our middle school we would love to hear from you.

You will work collaboratively with the Principal and Deputy Principal Primary in a future focused school, have high expectations, with excellent organisational ability.


In order to be considered for this position you must

  • Be a committed Christian

  • Be ICT literate

  • Possess a methodical approach to conceptual and contextual planning, formative and summative assessment and curriculum delivery

  • Be able to demonstrate commitment toward school improvement and self review

  • Relate well to young people

  • Be highly motivated to succeed

  • Possess a great sense of humour

  • Be highly organised, neat and tidy

  • Be dynamic, collaborative leader

Highly Desirable:

  • Ability to lead the school in Science and PE and Outdoor Education a distinct advantage

  • Well developed community liaison skills

  • Display superhuman traits from time to time

Management Units

4 Permanent management Units


Application closes Friday 27th February. Send CV and documentation marked CONFIDENTIAL to The Principal: Emmanuel Christian School, 322a Sawyers Arms Road, Bishopdale, Christchurch 8053. 

Deputy Principal - Middle School (Y7-10)
1.Welcome Letter
2.ECS Application and Self assessment
3.ECS Statement of Faith
4.ECS Church Verfication
5.ECS Referee Report
6 ECS DP MidSchl Jdescription Oct 2014
7 ECS Declaration Form
Relief Teachers
ECS - Declarationoffaith
ECS - Application Form