West Eyreton School Canterbury


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 11:59 AM 02 November 2018
Closes 4pm 05 December 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9nRv

Y1–8, roll 200, decile 10. 

Our long-standing principal has decided to retire, which presents a fantastic opportunity for a new leader to continue to build on solid foundations.

The school is in North Canterbury, 30 minutes from Christchurch, in an area identified for future high growth. It has well-maintained buildings, large open areas, adventure playgrounds and a covered pool. Our school provides opportunities for exciting modern learning through shared teaching spaces and breakout areas.

You will be supported by a cohesive board, a productive FOTs committee and a team of dedicated, experienced teachers and support staff. The school is committed to ensuring that we prepare our pupils to be active and successful participants in the 21st century.

We are looking for an accomplished educator with a proven track record of successful leadership.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is a highly motivated leader of modern and innovative learning using collaborative learning and inquiry-based teaching practices
  • Has a proven ability to analyse student achievement data to collaboratively plan, implement and deliver to those plans
  • Has a demonstrable ability to deliver an innovative, technological, future-focused school curriculum
  • Is a successful and inspiring educator with excellent people management and enabling skills
  • Is a visible, open and approachable leader who will develop and nurture relationships across the broad spectrum of our community, embracing diversity and displaying a high degree of cultural competence and responsiveness
  • Ensures the wellbeing of children and staff within a safe and collaborative environment.

How to apply

To request an information pack and for more information, please contact:

Dan Harris, Chairperson
(021) 860 801

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9nRv

Listed 11:59 AM 02 November 2018
Closes 4pm 05 December 2018

West Eyreton School NZ

School details

West Eyreton School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 207

School number: 3586
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Physical address:
1651 North Eyre Road, West Eyreton, Rangiora

Postal Address:
1651 North Eyre Road RD 5, Rangiora, 7475