St Brigids School (Tainui) 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 9:10 AM 29 July 2019
Closes 3pm 30 August 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9wMQ


The Board of Trustees is seeking an inspirational and visionary principal to lead the school for the new school year beginning 2020. The successful applicant will have proven leadership experience and an understanding of the Catholic education system, a passion for progressive education and a focused ability to engage with students, parents and the wider community. A willingness and ability to participate in religious instruction appropriate to the special character of the school is a condition of appointment and the successful applicant must recognise and accept responsibility to maintain and preserve the special character of the school.

We are a Catholic integrated school for Y1 to 6, located in the Dunedin South pastoral area and caters predominantly for families in the Mercy Parish – Whānau Aroha.

We value the heritage of our school and the legacy of our founding order, the Sisters of Mercy. Our school has a high standard of education and a strong sense of Catholic values that lie at the heart of a vibrant multicultural community.  

This is an excellent opportunity for a passionate educational professional to lead one of Dunedin’s most vibrant and respected Catholic Primary Schools.

Please note the position includes a teaching component in the senior school.

Confidential enquires can be made to Craig Ashton.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Craig Ashton, BOT Chairperson
(021) 193 7481

Vacancy reference #:1H9wMQ

Listed 9:10 AM 29 July 2019
Closes 3pm 30 August 2019

St Brigids School (Tainui) NZ

School details

St Brigids School (Tainui)

Type: Contributing
Authority: State : Integrated
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 80

School number: 3820
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Physical address:
57 Bayfield Road, Andersons Bay, Dunedin

Postal Address:
57 Bayfield Road, Andersons Bay, Dunedin, 9013