Situation Vacant – International Director

Paraparaumu College operates a successful international programme and is looking for an International Director to lead and develop the programme at an exciting time of expansion.

We are a proudly co-educational school of around 1,300 students and 30 full time international students situated on the beautiful Kāpiti Coast.  We enjoy a spacious campus with a growing roll, an innovative approach to learning, and a commitment to achieving high equitable outcomes for all students.

The International Director will be responsible for developing and delivering an international programme that attracts overseas students and provides quality support, ensuring that students play a full part in the life of the school.  We are looking for someone with exceptional people skills and the ability, confidence and enthusiasm to promote Paraparaumu College internationally.   Building and maintaining relationships with students, school staff, parents/caregivers, the local community and agents is a key part of the role.  A good understanding of the New Zealand schooling system and curriculum is required, and knowledge of the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students would be an advantage.

This is a full-time position, starting 28 January 2020, or by negotiation.

Application Form

Job Description International Director

To obtain more information, please contact our Executive Officer, Diane Bradley at

Visits to Paraparaumu College are welcomed and can be arranged.

This position closes on 28 November 2019.