Whenuapai School Auckland

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
4PMU + FTU negotiable

Listed 11:59 am 25 September 2019
Closes 12.00pm (noon) 22 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9zQf

Our deputy principal is leaving to become a principal, therefore we are seeking a new deputy principal to join our school community. 

This is an exciting opportunity for someone wanting to develop their leadership in a growing school. The ideal candidate will be a passionate educator with a sound knowledge of the NZ Curriculum and innovative learning pedagogy. The applicant will need to have exemplary skills in building strong, positive relationships with tamariki, whānau and colleagues.

We are looking for a deputy principal who will be an enthusiastic, committed and forward-thinking leader and a skilled classroom educator. They will work with the principal, staff, students and community to prepare for the growth the school is expecting, while maintaining a positive, nurturing and child-focused environment.  

The deputy principal will have the key task of overseeing curriculum and assessment practices across the school. The role will also include leadership in behaviour management and pastoral care. The position will have elements of teacher release as required.  

We are a full primary school situated adjacent to the Whenuapai Air Force Base in north west Auckland. We have an amazing bunch of students for you to work with.

Applicants are welcome to visit the school; please contact the principal's PA to arrange a suitable time.

Position commences in term 1, 2020.

How to apply

Please send your CV, and direct enquiries to:

Raewyn Matthys-Morris, Principal
14 Airport Rd, Whenuapai, Auckland
(021) 636 997

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Vacancy reference #:1H9zQf

Listed 11:59 am 25 September 2019
Closes 12.00pm (noon) 22 October 2019

School details

Whenuapai School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 9
Roll: 413

School number: 1572
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Physical address:
14 Airport Road, Whenuapai, Auckland

Postal Address:
14 Airport Road, Whenuapai, Auckland, 0618