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Kapakapanui School Wellington


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

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

Listed 9:45 AM 29 January 2018
Closes 5pm 12 March 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9hEt

Rise and Shine – Maranga a Whiti.

Our school is a decile 9 school of approximately 600 students in Waikanae, Kapiti Coast.

The retirement of our principal means that we are looking for a new principal to lead our school into the future.

We are seeking an inspirational leader who will be the driving force behind the growth of our school. You will keep our children in your heart and forge strong bonds with teachers, parents, iwi and other stakeholders in our community.

We are offering the opportunity to work with an incredible team of dedicated, creative and highly skilled teachers. As our new principal, you will have the pedagogical knowledge to lead these teachers into the future. You will also have the interpersonal skills and self-confidence needed to do so.

You will have the following attributes:

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • A sound knowledge of current pedagogy, curriculum and assessment
  • A strength in ICT and integrated learning environments (ILE) that enables the school to build on recent developments in curriculum, ICT and ILE
  • The ability to demonstrate effective leadership, both in teaching and learning as well as in financial, personnel and property management
  • A genuine commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi and preferably a good understanding of te reo.

Applications are welcome from people who possess the above skills alongside the desire to continue to build on the reputation and relationships within the school and our community.

The position is available from term 2 and a start date will be negotiated with the successful applicant.

How to apply

To request an information pack and for more information, please contact:

Helen Barwick

Vacancy reference #:1H9hEt

Listed 9:45 AM 29 January 2018
Closes 5pm 12 March 2018

Kapakapanui School NZ

School details

Kapakapanui School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 598

School number: 2871
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Physical address:
23 Rimu Street, Waikanae

Postal Address:
P O Box 317, Waikanae, 5250