Balfour School Southland

Deputy principal

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Deputy principal

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

Listed 12:31 pm 19 September 2019
Closes 5pm 04 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9z2G

We seek an enthusiastic, collaborative leader with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills to join our kura.

The successful applicant would be joining a group of talented and dedicated teachers. We have an exceptional level of support from our BOT and Home and School enabling us to operate small class sizes with excellent resourcing. 

The person appointed to this position will have exemplary skills in building strong, positive relationships with tamariki, kaiako and whānau to continue developing the capacity of our students and teachers.

There is also an opportunity for the successful applicant to apply for the WST 'Within School Teacher' position with the Kāhui Ako.

If you love the great outdoors and would relish the opportunity to work in a fantastic rural location with delightful country kids this is the position for you. We are just one hour from lakes, national parks, cycle tracks and ski fields in one direction and in the other direction beaches and coastline. There is the potential for the availability of our 3 bedroom school house for rent. We enjoy amazing community support and promote a family-friendly environment.

The position commences term 1, 2020 in our new entrant/Y1 class.

We look forward to your application.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Louise Stevenson, Principal
Box 96, 131 Queen St, Balfour
(03) 201 6042

Vacancy reference #:1H9z2G

Listed 12:31 pm 19 September 2019
Closes 5pm 04 October 2019

School details

Balfour School

Type: Contributing
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 10
Roll: 83

School number: 3932
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Physical address:
131 Queen Street, Balfour

Postal Address:
P O Box 96, Balfour, 9746