Foxton School Manawatu/Whanganui


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 10:52 AM 10 July 2019
Closes 4pm 07 August 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9vqX

Our school, the oldest established school in Horowhenua (dated back to 1867) with motivated staff and a dedicated board of trustess is seeking a tumuaki with a clear vision for leading our kura into the future.

Our new tumuaki will:

  • Have an excellent understanding of best practice teaching
  • Have proven cultural competency practice
  • A high level of te reo me ōna Tikanga is highly desirable and the continued leadership of development of Māori medium education in our kura
  • An energetic, strong educational leader
  • A person with a total commitment to improving student learning and achievement
  • Able to engage and inspire the entire school through the school values of AROHA
  • Highly effective communicator
  • Visible commitment to weaving our special school character of strong Kaupapa Māori-driven frameworks
  • Can build strong relationships with whānau and our wider community.

This is a wonderful opportunity for a dynamic collaborative, innovative leader who is caring and courageous and can lead with both head and heart.

Position commences term 4.

How to apply

Please email your CV and direct enquiries to:

Erin Rauhihi
(06) 363 8269

Download our application form
Principal Application Pack v2

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9vqX

Listed 10:52 AM 10 July 2019
Closes 4pm 07 August 2019

Foxton School NZ

School details

Foxton School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 1
Roll: 73

School number: 2359
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Physical address:
Park Street, Foxton

Postal Address:
Park Street, Foxton, 4814