Fairhaven School (Napier) Hawke's Bay

Assistant principal

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

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

Listed 8:43 AM 05 November 2018
Closes 3pm 26 November 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9nW6

We are a special school for students aged 5 to 21 years who are ORS funded. Our learners, who have a range of cognitive and physical disabilities, learn best with teachers who are strengths-based, passionate, and flexible thinkers. 

We seek an experienced and passionate educational leader to join our team for the start of 2019. The successful applicant will lead and have a variety of responsibilities across the whole school. The AP will be an integral part of our team, as we work collaboratively to maximise outcomes for students across the school. We are looking for someone who will contribute ideas and expertise as well as lead with a strong work ethic, enthusiasm and positive student-centred relationships. 

This is an excellent opportunity for a proven leader who:

  • Has a passion for ensuring our students have the very best learning opportunities
  • Has knowledge and capabilities in curriculum and assessment, and specialist pedagogy
  • Enjoys working with teachers to build teacher practice
  • Has great interpersonal skills, and enjoys having fun
  • Enjoys working collaboratively to solve complex problems
  • Is able to develop strong and effective relationships with whānau, staff, community and outside agencies
  • Has an interest in, and understanding of, Health and Safety and EOTC procedures within a school.

How to apply

Please send your application including your CV, to:

Diane Whyte, Principal
Box 7460, Taradale, Napier 4141
(06) 844 2212

Information for Applicants
Information for Applicants

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9nW6

Listed 8:43 AM 05 November 2018
Closes 3pm 26 November 2018

Fairhaven School (Napier) NZ

School details

Fairhaven School (Napier)

Type: Special School
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 82

School number: 2558
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Physical address:
30B Meeanee Road, Taradale, Napier

Postal Address:
P O Box 7460, Taradale, Napier, 4141