Lake Rotoiti School Tasman/Nelson


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 9:57 AM 03 October 2019
Closes 3pm 23 October 2019
Vacancy reference #: 1HA02C

We a full primary school located in Tasman, within the heart of the Nelson Lakes National Park area with a roll of 23 pupils in 2 classrooms. We seek an experienced teaching principal with leadership and management experience, to lead our well-resourced school of Y0–8 students.

Lake Rotoiti is a small village within a supportive rural district. A beautiful alpine environment that presents the successful applicant with the opportunity to enjoy skiing, sailing, mountain biking, tramping, fishing, hunting and other lakeside activities and interaction with the wider community.

The successful applicant must be an enthusiastic, self-motivated classroom teacher willing to work in multilevel class groups.

They must have an understanding of the challenges facing students. A commitment to ensuring the best possible outcomes for all students is essential.

This is a dual purpose role (principal/teacher) and it would suit a community-minded principal, deputy principal or an outstanding classroom teacher with proven leadership and management skills. The role will require you to work in partnership and collaboration with the Board of Trustees around strategic and academic goals and management of the school.

This vacancy is for a leader capable of sharing vision, passion and commitment with our students, staff, families and local community. Enabling our students to enjoy positive education opportunities, experiences and outcomes.

There is a 3-bedroom school house available for rent in the village.

Start date is term 1, 2020.

How to apply

Please send your application, and direct enquiries to:

Alistair Nicholls, Board of Trustees Chair
2323 Korere-Tophouse Rd, Kikiwa, RD2, Nelson 7072
(021) 266 0771

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Vacancy reference #:1HA02C

Listed 9:57 AM 03 October 2019
Closes 3pm 23 October 2019

Lake Rotoiti School NZ

School details

Lake Rotoiti School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 8
Roll: 22

School number: 3199
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Physical address:
State Highway 63, Nelson

Postal Address:
State Highway 63 RD 2, Nelson, 7072