Sandspit Road School Auckland


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 11:12 AM 02 November 2018
Closes 12pm 26 November 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9nR_

Y1–8, U5.

An exciting opportunity for an inspirational, future-focused leader, who has experience and a passion for education.

Our school is a successful community-based, semirural primary school located one hour's drive southwest from downtown Auckland, between the Manukau Harbour and the west coast. 

The board are seeking to appoint a principal who has experience in leading learning, demonstrated outstanding educational leadership, and the ability to build on the strong relationships that exist with key stakeholders.

Our students are looking for a visible role model, who ensures our school is a safe and welcoming place, who has high expectations for learning and behaviour, as well as developing opportunities in sports, arts and culture.

Our principal will:

  • Have indepth pedagogical and NZ Curriculum knowledge
  • Have the capability to lead and build capacity in our high-quality staff
  • Embrace our motto of ‘Ako Manahau – Actively Learning’ and implement the school values of participating, respect, integrity, sincerity and trust
  • Have effective business and financial skills, including familiarity with MOE compliance and guidelines
  • Have good change management with a commitment to collaborative decision making
  • Demonstrate a commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi, value diversity and demonstrate a high degree of cultural competence and responsiveness.

The position begins in term 1, 2019.

How to apply

Application packs and further information are available from:

Peter Gall
(021) 936 753

Vacancy reference #:1H9nR_

Listed 11:12 AM 02 November 2018
Closes 12pm 26 November 2018

Sandspit Road School NZ

School details

Sandspit Road School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 350

School number: 1479
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Physical address:
Sandspit Road, Waiuku

Postal Address:
60 Sandspit Road, Waiuku, 2123