Ohoka School Canterbury


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 9:32 AM 23 July 2019
Closes 3pm 12 August 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9w86

Decile 10 full primary school situated in the picturesque rural community of Ōhoka, 20km north of Christchurch. It is a school where town meets country, with engaged students and a committed parent community. Within this beautiful environment, the school creates a holistic educational environment where children can grow, succeed and develop a sense of belonging.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced leader who:

  • Has high expectations for students and a love for teaching and learning
  • Embeds and lives the school’s core values of Respect, Responsibility, and Resilience
  • Is student-centred and pursues schoolwide objectives based on best practice
  • Builds strong and positive relationships, encourages community involvement in the school and nurtures a family-friendly atmosphere
  • Is enthusiastic, inspirational and can steer a team of committed and skilled staff
  • Is future-focused and has a readiness to see possibility and explore new opportunities for the school, combined with effective change management
  • Has excellent financial and business acumen with confidence in digital technologies
  • Is strategic, logical and fair-minded, with operational expertise and sound decision making.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Terri Johnstone
Catalyst for Change, Box 79-0189, Avonhead 8446
(027) 248 2733

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1H9w86

Listed 9:32 AM 23 July 2019
Closes 3pm 12 August 2019

Ohoka School NZ

School details

Ohoka School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 192

School number: 3451
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Physical address:
Jacksons Road, Kaiapoi

Postal Address:
Jacksons Road RD 2, Kaiapoi, 7692