Waihi East School Waikato

Primary principal Y0–8

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 8:55 AM 23 July 2019
Closes 4pm 23 August 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9w7W

Our school is located in the historic gold mining town of Waihi. It provides education for students in Y1–6.

The school’s mission is to provide children with opportunities to be confident life-long learners, ready to take a positive place in society. It aims to provide a comprehensive, effective and challenging educational experience that equips students with the skills, knowledge and attributes to succeed in the 21st century. Students are encouraged to try their best, follow and use the school virtues, be part of the school whānau, focus on the future and be resilient in everything they do.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • The ability to develop and maintain positive, respectful and professional relationships with students, staff, parents and the wider community
  • The skills to effectively manage finance, property and assets
  • An excellent knowledge of the NZ Curriculum and current best teaching practice
  • A collaborative leadership style and the ability to build and maintain a strong, cohesive team
  • Ability to lead a team to enhance student development and wellbeing
  • Proven success in accelerating student achievement and improving educational outcomes for all learners
  • Highly developed organisational and time management skills
  • Confident in te reo and tikanga Māori
  • Experience, knowledge and understanding of play-based learning.

Position commences at the start of term 1, 2020.

How to apply

Please request an application pack to appointments@east.school.nz. Return your CV, and completed application by email to above address. Direct enquiries to:

Chris Calver, Consultant
(021) 741 284

Vacancy reference #:1H9w7W

Listed 8:55 AM 23 July 2019
Closes 4pm 23 August 2019

Waihi East School NZ

School details

Waihi East School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 207

School number: 2049
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Physical address:
Donnelly Street, Waihi

Postal Address:
P O Box 129, Waihi, 3641