Otakiri School Bay of Plenty

Principal U4

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 9:20 am 02 October 2019
Closes 3pm 20 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1H9zxf

The board of trustees at our full primary school has an exciting opportunity for an vibrant, passionate, and innovative educational leader:

We are a small country school located in the beautiful Eastern Bay of Plenty, close to the beaches, lakes, and rivers the region is renowned for

The BOT are after someone who is able to maintain the excellent work of the current principal, is able to contribute to, and enhance models of good practice whilst our current principal is on a year's leave with his family.

Key appointment criteria:

  • Strong interpersonal skills and able to develop and maintain meaningful relationships with staff, parents, and students; a leader who is visible, hands-on and involved
  • Be a positive, future-focused and confident role model, who embraces our strategic plan and school values
  • Encourage and foster innovation in school practices
  • Culturally responsive, approachable, inclusive, empathetic and caring
  • Ability to analyse student achievement data, and committed to continuing to raise student achievement
  • Can work in partnership with an experienced and capable board of trustees.

We look forward to receiving a request from you for an application pack!

How to apply

Please email for an application pack:

Nick Hoete, BOT Chairperson
(027) 877 7880

Vacancy reference #:1H9zxf

Listed 9:20 am 02 October 2019
Closes 3pm 20 October 2019

School details

Otakiri School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 5
Roll: 191

School number: 1871
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Physical address:
571 Otakiri Road, Whakatane

Postal Address:
571 Otakiri Road RD 3, Whakatane, 3193