Raetihi Primary School Manawatu/Whanganui

Associate 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
2MU + potential for more

Listed 8:58 AM 09 November 2018
Closes 3pm 21 November 2018
Vacancy reference #: 1H9nv6

We seek an exceptional associate principal to join our dynamic senior leadership team.

Our ideal candidate will have a proven record of success in a leadership role with an effective, inclusive leadership style that empowers everyone around them and promotes growth.

We are looking for someone with a high level of emotional intelligence, with the ability to develop excellent relationships with students, staff and whānau in a diverse and vibrant school community.

Teaching as inquiry, cooperative learning and formative assessment will underpin pedagogy. High expectations of progress and achievement for all ākonga are necessary. We are looking for a motivated, reflective educational leader who is capable of building teacher capability and accelerating student achievement.

Teaching level negotiable; teaching component 0.8 in class, 0.2 out of class.

Main areas of responsibility are curriculum/assessment/appraisal.

You will be responsible for ensuring team leaders are supported in their role as appraisers. You will work with PLD providers in the delivery and sustainability of professional development.


Shortlist and referees contacted 22–23 November.

Interviews held Saturday/Sunday 24–25 November.

Appointment made Monday 26 November.

How to apply

Please send your CV and cover letter (include why you would be good for this position), and direct enquiries to:

Helena Burns, Acting Principal
24 Grey St, Raetihi
(06) 385 4402

Vacancy reference #:1H9nv6

Listed 8:58 AM 09 November 2018
Closes 3pm 21 November 2018

Raetihi Primary School NZ

School details

Raetihi Primary School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 2
Roll: 145

School number: 2429
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Physical address:
24 Grey Street, Raetihi

Postal Address:
24 Grey Street, Raetihi, 4632