New Zealand Principal Job Shadow Pilot

Posted: 18 December 2018
Notice reference #: 1H9pn2

TeachNZ are piloting a New Zealand Principal Job Shadow that has been modelled on the South Australia New Zealand Principal Exchange. It offers an opportunity for 6 principals who are seeking development, to select the type of job shadow that would provide the growth they are looking for.

The options include:

  • A new, beginning or aspiring principal shadows an experienced principal.
  • English and Māori medium shadows.
  • Rural / isolated and urban setting shadows.
  • Primary, area or secondary school shadows in a different sector.

Each job shadow will run for four weeks over term 3 of 2019.

Applications opened on 12 December 18, and will close on 11 March 19.

More details about the pilot, and how to apply can be found on the here.

We are also looking to develop a pool of experienced principals from a range of sectors, settings and locations, who are willing to be shadowed. If you are interested in being part of this pool please contact