Pinehaven School Wellington

Deputy principal

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

English, Health and physical education, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
3PMU + possibility to negotiate 1FTMU

Listed 10:04 AM 11 September 2018
Closes 4pm 08 October 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9kbn

Are you our next deputy principal?

We are seeking an enthusiastic, innovative, highly skilled and experienced teacher to join our team. We are looking for an energetic, reflective classroom practitioner with proven leadership experience. The successful candidate will be able to support our team in the areas of moderation, collaboration and innovative teaching practice. They will be able to engage effectively with our school community and provide strong pedagogical leadership across the school. Our DP will join a high-performing team who are focused on continuous improvement and growth. They will be instrumental in helping us achieving our vision of nurturing and developing our leaders of tomorrow – he manukura mō apōpō. They will also have the opportunity for self-growth and development as a leader. A sense of fun is essential! 

The successful candidate will not have a class of their own, however the position carries a teaching component of 0.5 working across all areas of our school, comprising of intervention programmes and some teacher release. 

Depending on the strengths of the successful candidate, there may be an opportunity to negotiate an additional fixed-term management unit for a specific area of leadership over and above the DP role.  

Position to start term 1, 2019. 

If you have queries about the position prior to applications closing, please direct these to the principal via email.

Please find below a job description/person specification and application form.  Please ensure your stated referees have phone numbers that can be used to contact them during the term break. 

How to apply

Please DO NOT send hard copies via the post. As this closes over the school holiday period, please send your application form, CV and covering letter outlining your suitability to the role, ELECTRONICALLY to:

Kaylene Macnee, Principal
(04) 528 4365

Download our application form
application form vca DP

Download our Job Description and Person Specification Document
DP Job Description Person Spec

Vacancy reference #:1H9kbn

Listed 10:04 AM 11 September 2018
Closes 4pm 08 October 2018

Pinehaven School NZ

School details

Pinehaven School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 238

School number: 2957
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Physical address:
Forest Road, Pinehaven, Upper Hutt

Postal Address:
Forest Road, Pinehaven, Upper Hutt, 5019