St Mary’s Catholic School, Papakura


Papakura, Auckland
U5, Years 0 – 8, Current roll: 300

Together We Learn, We Pray, We Serve

Me Whakakotahi, Kia Maarama, Kia Pono, Ki Te Karakia

St Marys Papakura Koru (1)Located in the beautiful park-like grounds of the Pahurehure Peninsula and majestically shadowed by Pukekiwiriki (Red Hill), St Mary’s Catholic School stands proudly grounded in the rich history, charism and spirit of Euphrasie Barbier and the Sisters of Our Lady of the Missions.

We are a U5 state-integrated school with approximately 300 students from Year 0 to 8. Our students are capably taught and led by a very experienced and excellent staff committed to their success and wellbeing.

IMG20181212182701_1-webWe seek a strong leader who will actively value, support, enhance and inspire our:

  • diverse community, which is highly engaged and supportive
  • values of respect, care and responsibility which underpin how we function and interact as a school community
  • students who are active, caring and enjoy new discoveries, solutions and creativity
  • quality teaching and learning that is well based in Catholic education, with a focus on bringing children to an encounter with Christ through a strong sacramental programme and connection to our Church Parish
  • evolving, well-resourced integrated and authentic school curriculum
  • motivated staff and dedicated Board of Trustees

IMG_20180907_150344webOur new Principal will have a willingness and ability to take part in religious instruction appropriate to the special character of the school which is a condition of employment.

St Marys Application Pack
Application for Appointment
Referee Report
Self Assessment
SM 2019 St Marys Papakura Charter

Applications close 5:00 pm Wednesday 9th October 2019