Totara School Otago


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 10:30 am 15 April 2019
Closes 4pm 10 May 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9tF0

Our current principal is leaving due to a promotion so we are looking for a dynamic and innovative leader with the ability to work collaboratively with the staff, board and community.

Our new leader must have the ability to develop new initiatives, have an excellent knowledge of the NZ Curriculum and be up-to-date with current best teaching practices.

Our school is located 5 minutes south of Oamaru in a rural setting. We cater for students from Y1–8 and currently have 42 students.

The principal position has a 0.5 teaching component so we would be seeking someone who is both confident and competent to teach all levels if required.

This position commences at the start of term 3.

How to apply

For an information pack please email:

Alison Brewster, Office Manager
633 Fortification Rd, Alma, Oamaru
(03) 434 5940

Vacancy reference #:1H9tF0

Listed 10:30 am 15 April 2019
Closes 4pm 10 May 2019

School details

Totara School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 6
Roll: 43

School number: 3847
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Physical address:
633 Fortification Road, Alma

Postal Address:
633 Fortification Road RD 3O, Oamaru, 9495