Evaluation Associates Ltd. North Island

Leadership advisors

General, Leadership advisor

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts, Hauora, Hangarau, Ngā Reo, Ngā Toi, Te Reo Māori, Te Reo Pākehā, Tikanga ā-iwi, Pāngarau, Pūtaiao, Belonging / Mana Whenua, Contribution / Mana Tangata, Communication / Mana Reo, Exploration / Mana Aotūroa, Well-being / Mana Atua

Listed 9:19 am 26 October 2018
Closes 5pm 14 November 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9mwc

Evaluation Associates has been contracted by the Ministry of Education to provide an individual support service for principals, with a primary focus on beginning principals/ngā tumuaki. We currently have 31 leadership advisors supporting more than 400 beginning principals/ngā tumuaki and additional experienced principals across the schooling sector from primary to secondary.

There are five positions available in the following regions:

Main geographical area for facilitation

Responsible to

Based out of

Tai Tokerau

Paul Manson

Home office

Auckland (2 positions)

Paul Manson



Diane Manners

Home office


Geoff Childs

Home office

While we will consider applications from those who wish to be less than 1FTE, our preference is for people either full-time or close to this. The successful applicants for these roles will:

  • Have recent successful school principal experience in New Zealand schools or kura
  • Have a disposition and demeanour that garners principals' trust and confidence
  • Have the skills and disposition to effectively coach principals to develop in their leadership
  • Have a strong commitment to supporting schools to raise achievement for every student
  • Have a strong commitment to supporting beginning principals/ngā tumuaki to achieve success in their new role
  • Have a strong commitment to supporting experienced principals with targeted and tailored support
  • Be open to learning and growing professionally
  • Be team players – with the ability to collaborate with the wider team of leadership advisors, the Ministry of Education and local principal groups
  • Be clear communicators (oral and written)
  • Have the ability to coach leaders in their leadership inquiries and to effectively problem-solve when issues arise
  • Be a highly competent IT users – including the use of standard tools such as Word and Excel – and also have the ability to quickly pick up new technologies.

How to apply

Please visit our website Careers page or click thevacancy link to apply.

Donna Leckie
(09) 360 0827

Download the detailed job description
Job description leadership advisor 2019 v3

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9mwc

Listed 9:19 am 26 October 2018
Closes 5pm 14 November 2018

Organisation details

Evaluation Associates Ltd.

Location: North Island