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We are an independent, co-educational school with over 1800 students and over 300 staff based in Albany on Auckland's North Shore. We welcome students into our Little Doves Early Learning Centre & Kindergarten from as early as 6 months old and provide the opportunity for a seamless transition through to Year 13.

As one of the youngest independent schools in New Zealand, Kristin is dynamic, innovative and committed to keeping itself relevant for the future.

Our Vision

Kristin was founded on a vision to provide students with a superior all-round education to prepare them to be global citizens who think creatively, reason critically, communicate effectively and learn enthusiastically through life. Kristin still operates with the same motto today “Progress with vision, integrity and love”, which is at the essence of everything we do.

Our community are lifelong learners, committed to professional development, Kristin offers a supportive environment for those who wish to enhance their skills and progress their careers.

You may also want to view our ‘Strategic Intent’ video.

Our Values

Kristin is a non-denominational school founded on the following values:

  • We are passionate about learning
  • We are determined to achieve excellence
  • We are willing to be innovative
  • We respect ourselves and others
  • We are loyal to and proud of Kristin
  • We strive to live up to traditional Christian values that are demonstrated through: honesty, trust, respect, kindness, selflessness, spirituality and hope.

Health & Wellbeing

Your health & wellbeing is important to us, so we provide all permanent employees with a wellbeing programme which includes flu vaccinations, gymnasium, massages, sports teams, employee assistance programme, work station assessments and other events throughout the year.

Our Facilities

Our school grounds, located in Albany, Auckland, span over 50 acres and are maintained to a superior standard with school fields that even the NZ Football team would be proud to own. Our facilities are state of the art and include a Tech Hub, Canon Cloud Suite (Green screen filming space), 1200 seat Auditorium, two gymnasiums, hockey turf and Library Information Centre just to name a few.

Work at Kristin

See what opportunities await you at Kristin for you to join our team.