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The Catholic Institute of Aotearoa New Zealand

Expressions of Interest for Sessional/Contract Academic Staff

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The Catholic Institute of Aotearoa New Zealand (TCI) is a tertiary education provider offering quality courses in Christian Ministry, Religious Education, Theological Studies, Christian Leadership and Pastoral Ministry.

TCI is seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced individuals to join the TCI Faculty in a sessional/contract capacity.

TCI are particularly interested in receiving expressions of interest from individuals with expertise and experience in the following discipline areas:

  • Religious Education

  • Theological Studies

  • Scripture

  • Ethics

  • Pastoral Ministry

Ideally applicants will possess a recognised Masters qualification in their chosen discipline area, together with a formal qualification in the delivery of education. Applicants will also be required to possess an understanding of and willingness to work within the Catholic ethos.

All expressions of interest must be submitted in writing to the acting Academic Dean, Dr Zachariah Duke, via email, Please include a current Curriculum Vitae (including contact details for three referees, including your current manager and your parish priest/minister of religion), as well as a covering letter (maximum of two typed A4 pages) that details your suitability for such a role.

If you require further information or would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Dr Zachariah Duke on

There is no formal closing date for expressions of interest.

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