Opihi College Canterbury

Deputy principal

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Deputy principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts
5MU + 2SMA

Listed 10:16 AM 31 May 2019
Closes 3pm 01 July 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9uiR

We are offering an exciting opportunity to the right candidate. We seek a highly motivated leader with well-developed pedagogical understanding and a commitment to excellence. Our ideal candidate will exhibit strong pastoral care practices that support student learning and wellbeing, with a focus on student success.

You will be expected to contribute to our school community in a wide variety of ways including leading our teaching and learning programmes. We need a practitioner who focuses on student progress and achievement, with the commitment to support the strategic goals of our college. 

The successful applicant will exhibit teaching excellence and organisational capability, alongside a commitment to the school’s activities and co-curricular programmes. Please see attached skills and attributes document, along with our application form.

We are a small collegial secondary school, situated in South Canterbury – this means easy weekend access to the beautiful lakes and mountains of the Mackenzie country. Being just 20 minutes north of Timaru leaves you the choice of rural or urban living.

Specific responsibilities and start date will be negotiated with the successful candidate.

How to apply

Please send your completed application form, CV, and cover letter to:

Cindy Coskerie, Executive Officer
Box 175, Temuka 7948
(03) 615 7442

Download our application form
ApplicationForm Opihi College v12

Deputy Principal - skills and attributes
Deputy Principal Skills and Attributes

Vacancy reference #:1H9uiR

Listed 10:16 AM 31 May 2019
Closes 3pm 01 July 2019

School details

Opihi College

Type: Secondary (Year 7-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 276

School number: 354
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Physical address:
Richard Pearse Drive, Temuka

Postal Address:
Richard Pearse Drive, Temuka, 7920