Hewett House Hostel Manager

This role is responsible for leading boarding at Napier Girls’ High School, providing clear boundaries in a safe and nurturing environment where boarders can realise their potential in both curricular and extra-curricular activities. The Hostel Manager oversees the staffing and operations of Hewett House, reporting directly to the Principal.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have excellent leadership and communication skills

  • Foster positive relationships with students and their whānau

  • Have a strong interest in the pastoral care of young people

  • Have strong organisational and administrative skills

  • Be both a leader and a mentor to the Hostel team and the students

  • Have the flexibility to work both weekdays and weekends when required.

Applications close on Monday 16 October 2023 at 4.00pm, and should include a CV, cover letter and completed NGHS Application Form.

Applications can be made via Seek: or by direct email to the Principal - Dawn Ackroyd, email: 

Fixed-Term 2024 Mathematics Teacher

(to cover Refreshment Leave)

Napier Girls'  High School is a secondary school that caters for day and boarding
students in Years 9 to 13. The school is in Hawke's Bay, situated on Matarahou,
Napier.  The school's values of manaakitanga, kairangi whaiaro and
whanaungatanga underpin the kaupapa of empowering ākonga to achieve success and fulfilment, for themselves, whānau and the community.

We are seeking a motivated, innovative and enthusiastic teacher to join our high
achieving Mathematics Learning Area.

The successful candidate will join a supportive, collaborative and innovative
Mathematics team.

Information is also available on the Education Gazette website, reference: #1HAcUn 

Applications close on Friday 27 October 2023 at 4.00pm, and should include a CV, cover letter and completed Application Form.

Applications can be made by direct email to the Principal - Dawn Ackroyd, email: