Waitetuna School Waikato

Teaching principal

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

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

Listed 11:39 AM 02 October 2019
Closes 3pm 08 November 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA00N

Are you an inspirational teacher looking for an exciting and rewarding new challenge starting 2020?

A golden opportunity awaits the right person to lead our small and caring rural school. After 4 years at the helm our highly respected principal is leaving. We now seek an energetic and experienced educational leader with community focus and outstanding people and organisation skills.

This is a sought-after position in a highly effective rural school, decile 8, Y1–8, with a current roll of approximately 60 students. A commitment to maintaining our values and traditions, with an inclusive approach will be imperative.

We are looking for:

  • A commitment to provide the best possible outcomes for children
  • A collaborative leadership style and mentoring ability
  • Integrity, reliability, approachability and confidence
  • A commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi and biculturalism
  • The ability to demonstrate professionalism
  • A genuine desire to embrace and welcome community input and involvement
  • Understanding of rural dynamics and multilevel teaching.

We offer you:

Inclusion in our rich, diverse school family that boasts a small but dynamic team of teachers, a supportive board of trustees, and a community committed to the wellbeing of the school. Situated in the unique environment of Waitetuna Valley, Waikato, our school is close to surf beaches, rivers, waterfalls, and beautiful Mount Karioi. We are positioned 20 minutes from both the coastal town, Raglan, and the thriving city, Hamilton.

We welcome your application.

This position will commence at the beginning of term 1, 2020.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Sue Court, Chair of Board of Trustees
129 Waitetuna Valley Rd, Waikato 3295
(022) 171 4122

Download our application form
Application Form Waitetuna v2

Download our Job Description
Waitetuna School Teaching Principal Information

Vacancy reference #:1HA00N

Listed 11:39 AM 02 October 2019
Closes 3pm 08 November 2019

Waitetuna School NZ

School details

Waitetuna School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 69

School number: 2071
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Physical address:
129 Waitetuna Valley Road, Raglan

Postal Address:
129 Waitetuna Valley Road RD 1, Raglan, 3295