Appleby School Tasman/Nelson


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

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

Listed 10:14 AM 13 September 2018
Closes 3pm 12 October 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9keF

Learning and growing together

We are a well-established decile 9 school that has had strong roll growth over the past few years.

Our school board of trustees is seeking an exceptional new principal for the start of the 2019 school year. We are looking for a talented, future-focused leader with outstanding interpersonal skills to join our community-minded school.

This position is a fully released principal position.

We are seeking a leader who will be focused on ensuring that academic excellence and our nurturing learning environment remain at the heart of the school’s philosophy.

This is an exciting opportunity for an innovative and experienced leader who can demonstrate:

  • The ability to inspire and build strong relationships with children, staff and community
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Our GROWTH values of getting involved, respect, organise yourself, work hard, think and have resilience
  • Ability to promote a school culture where all are valued: staff, students and school community
  • A passion for what it is to be a country school and the hub of a community
  • The ability to keep student achievement and wellbeing at the forefront of decision making
  • A sound knowledge of current pedagogy, curriculum and assessment and dynamic management skills.

If you are committed to every student achieving their highest potential and want to make a difference within our wonderful school community, let us show you what our school has to offer. The application package can be downloaded from our website under the tab About Us/Principal Recruitment.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Gary Reilly, Chairperson
Moutere Highway, RD1, Richmond
(027) 607 5249

Download our information pack
Appleby school Principal Information pack 1

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9keF

Listed 10:14 AM 13 September 2018
Closes 3pm 12 October 2018

Appleby School NZ

School details

Appleby School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 139

School number: 3180
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Physical address:
19 Moutere Highway, Tasman

Postal Address:
19 Moutere Highway RD 1, Richmond, 7081