Vardon School Waikato

Principal U5

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 12:05 PM 04 March 2019
Closes 5pm 17 April 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9rkD

The Board of Trustees invites applications from passionate educators who can confidently be our ‘Leader of Learning’, keeping student achievement and wellbeing at the heart of decision making. 

We are seeking a highly effective and innovative principal who can lead our school the ‘Vardon Way’ strengthening Reflection, Resilience, Resourcefulness and Relationships.  

Our new principal will embrace our school culture and display the following qualities:

  • Is inspirational, motivates others, and enjoys working collaboratively
  • Is inclusive, values diversity, and can strengthen our culturally responsive practices
  • Has demonstrated leadership of effective teaching and learning, that reflects the NZ Curriculum
  • Is an effective communicator, and a confident decision maker
  • Has proven experience in monitoring and improving the achievement of students, including priority learners
  • Is committed to being visible and actively involved in school life
  • Relates well with students, staff, whānau, and the community, and enjoys building positive relationships
  • Is developing own knowledge and use of te reo Māori, and is committed to strengthening Te Ao Māori within our school
  • Can lead us in implementing our local school curriculum, and introducing the digital technologies curriculum
  • Has a sense of humour, and can have fun!

Position commences Monday 23 July (beginning of term 3).

How to apply

For an information and application pack email:

Colleen Lowe, Education Consultant
(021) 1900 877

Vacancy reference #:1H9rkD

Listed 12:05 PM 04 March 2019
Closes 5pm 17 April 2019

Vardon School NZ

School details

Vardon School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 4
Roll: 363

School number: 2045
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Physical address:
36 Cunningham Road, Beerescourt, Hamilton

Postal Address:
36 Cunningham Road, Beerescourt, Hamilton, 3200