Oxford Area School Canterbury

Deputy principal U6

Area / composite (Years 1–15), Deputy principal

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

Listed 8:42 am 25 September 2018
Closes 3pm 17 October 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9m1d

We are a decile 7 area school 50km west of Christchurch in the fast-growing, community-centred township of Oxford. We are the main education provider for Oxford and surrounding districts.

We cater for students from Y1–13 and have a current roll of 520. PB4L and restorative school committed to school expectations of Respect, Caring, Positivity, Responsibility. We are currently embarking on a $10m property development over the next few years.  

Responsibility focus Y7–13.

Successful applicant will: 

  • Be approachable and focused on developing positive relationships with all members of the school and wider community
  • Inspire students and staff to be the best they can at all times and promote excellence in all aspects of school life
  • Have excellent understanding of future-focused learning practices
  • Be a collaborative team player with strong self-awareness who is adaptive and solution-focused
  • An excellent communicator to all key stakeholders
  • Understand the culture and special character of an area school.

The position is expected to commence at the beginning of term 1, 2019.

How to apply

Information package is available from:

Heather McLachlan, Board Secretary
52 Bay Rd, Oxford, North Canterbury 7430
(021) 935 785

Vacancy reference #:1H9m1d

Listed 8:42 am 25 September 2018
Closes 3pm 17 October 2018

School details

Oxford Area School

Type: Composite
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 522

School number: 310
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Physical address:
52 Bay Road, Oxford

Postal Address:
52 Bay Road, Oxford, 7430