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Nelson Park School Hawke's Bay

(1st) Deputy Principal, 4MU

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Deputy principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 12:18 PM 06 November 2017
Closes 3pm 20 November 2017
Vacancy reference #: 1H9g1j

At our school we believe that children learn through play, inquiry and discovery. Students need to be agents of their own learning and teachers must provide a learning environment that is safe and successful for all students.  This means being culturally responsive and inclusive, caring for the wellbeing of all students and having high expectation of all learners. We are a PB4L school.

As First Deputy Principal at our school you will work with the leadership team to lead for innovation across the school through empowering teachers, growing student agency, building collaborative practice and activating an open learning environment. Your capabilities, knowledge and experience will show that you can be empathetic and supportive of all learners and members of our school community.

You will be 

  • A 'learning through play' believer
  • A collaborative leader and learner
  • Flexible and responsive in a busy environment
  • Culturally responsive
  • An excellent communicator with parents and outside agencies and have strong interpersonal skills in the interests of well-being for students.

You will have the skills and knowledge to lead

  • educational success for Māori in relation to the principles of Ka Hikitia
  • the development of innovative learning environemnts in the school

How to apply

The application pack is available on email from

Sue Bewley
(06) 835 6078

Vacancy reference #:1H9g1j

Listed 12:18 PM 06 November 2017
Closes 3pm 20 November 2017

Nelson Park School NZ

School details

Nelson Park School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 416

School number: 2620
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Physical address:
54 Kennedy Road, Napier

Postal Address:
54 Kennedy Road, Napier South, Napier, 4110