Bayfield High School Otago


Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Principal

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 8:55 AM 09 September 2019
Closes 11 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9yLW

We are a coeducational high school with 500+ students, located on the harbour of New Zealand’s education capital – Dunedin.

We are seeking an experienced and effective educational leader to build on the solid foundations created by a period of growth. We are proud of our school's caring, settled and inclusive environment, in which high standards and a focus on individual excellence have led to a well-deserved reputation for student success.

We offer a wide range of educational and extracurricular opportunities for students, while maintaining small class sizes. We are about to undertake a multi-million dollar property improvement programme which will enhance our facilities.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a senior manager with:

  • A commitment to fostering the school’s particular areas of strength while encouraging curriculum-wide excellence
  • Experience in restorative practices and PB4L
  • Experience in leading culturally responsive practices and a demonstrated understanding of Māoritanga and Te Tiriti o Waitangi, including a sound level of competency in te reo Māori
  • Effective and fair people leadership skills
  • A genuine and caring personality
  • A student-centred vision.

We welcome applications from educational leaders who are passionate about our values: Respect, Integrity, Service and Excellence.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Fiona Clarkson, Board Chair
(03) 455 0113

Vacancy reference #:1H9yLW

Listed 8:55 AM 09 September 2019
Closes 11 October 2019

Bayfield High School NZ

School details

Bayfield High School

Type: Secondary (Year 9-15)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 559

School number: 382
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Physical address:
Shore Street, Andersons Bay, Dunedin

Postal Address:
2 Shore Street, Andersons Bay, Dunedin, 9013